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Foundation seeking Financial Health Program Manager

The Foundation is seeking a Financial Health Program Manager to manage our financial well-being initiatives to advance our vision of making financial freedom achievable through credit unions.  The successful candidate […] Find out more »

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Achieving long-term, sustainable growth through living your mission

If your community is growing, it’s also diversifying. To this point, the U.S. Latino population is growing rapidly in communities across the nation. In 2021, roughly one in five Americans […] Find out more »

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“No credit score? No problem.” Simplifying small-dollar loans can help credit unions live their mission

FinTech has revolutionized mainstream financial services. Now it’s taking on the payday lenders—and credit unions can benefit. If you discovered your credit union members had borrowed $6 million in payday […] Find out more »

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National Credit Union Foundation announces Workshop 2023 to help credit unions serve Hispanic consumers

The National Credit Union Foundation opened general registration for its Workshop 2023 event today. The immersive learning event will take place in El Paso, Texas, October 10 – 13, 2023. […] Find out more »

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2024 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards nominations open

The National Credit Union Foundation has opened nominations for the 2024 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards. The awards are the credit union movement’s highest national honors and recognize outstanding leaders, programs, […] Find out more »

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National Credit Union Foundation releases Philanthropy Toolkit

The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) has today published a Philanthropy Toolkit—a resource designed to help credit unions maximize their community impact and align philanthropic activities to strategic objectives. […] Find out more »

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2023 I-CUDE US awardees

Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions to Welcome 18 New I-CUDEs

Seven countries represented in the Class of 2023 Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions (WFCU) on July 25 will recognize 18 people from seven countries as the International Credit Union Development Educator […] Find out more »

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AACUC Names Inaugural Maurice R. Smith DEI Leadership Award Recipients

Honorees to be Celebrated at the 25th Anniversary AACUC Annual Conference in July SNELLVILLE, GA – The African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC) has named the inaugural Maurice R. Smith DEI […] Find out more »

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Putting your money where you mission is

For the last decade, the National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) has been writing and speaking about strategic philanthropy. This emphasizes that credit unions’ charitable contributions should align with—and advance—their guiding philosophy […] Find out more »