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The 2023 Herb Wegner Memorial Award winners

The power of purpose: 2023 Herb Wegner Memorial Award winners

The 34th annual Herb Wegner Memorial Awards highlighted a range of individual and organizational achievements in the credit union industry, all of which highlighted the importance of focusing on our […] Read More »

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Focusing on low-income financial well-being as a growth strategy

The National Credit Union Foundation partnered with Astera Credit Union to share how they placed financial well-being for low-income members at the heart of their strategy—and grew as a result. […] Read More »

Side Effects

Side Effects™

Over seven installments, this multimedia series explores the financial crisis of cancer and how credit unions can help. Introduction: Learn more about the documentary series dedicated to shedding light on […] Read More »

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Start at Home grant report

Start at Home: Opportunities to improve credit union employees’ financial well-being

A National Credit Union Foundation research grant showed that statistically significant changes to financial behaviors can be achieved through interventions as simple as a prompting emails. determine if encouraging employees […] Read More »

Health and financial well-being white paper

Health and financial well-being: two good things that go better together

This white paper explores how health and financial well-being are intrinsically linked and the opportunities for a collaborative health and financial well-being model. Explore opportunities for greater partnership between credit […] Read More »

Financial well-being quick start guide

Putting financial well-being for all into practice

The National Credit Union Foundation partnered with Filene Research Institute to help credit unions launch, enhance or improve their financial well-being program. Overview: Over the past several years, the National Credit […] Read More »

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Credit union volunteers

Credit Union Philanthropy & Foundation Toolkit

This credit union philanthropy and foundation toolkit is for credit union executives, boards and staff. It contains information and resources credit union professionals and volunteers will find useful when considering […] Read More »

Event Task Force

Maximize your event investment

“How are we making an impact in people’s lives?” is a question asked daily at credit unions, and one that drove two State Foundations to develop Financial Well-being Task Forces. […] Read More »

Empathy Resource

Putting empathy into action

The National Credit Union Foundation provides system-leading training and workshops to help credit unions infuse empathy into their business practices. This handy printout provides five tips to help practice empathy […] Read More »

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Start at Home webinar

Start at Home panel webinar

Leaders from Alabama Credit Union, Credit Human, Educational Employees Credit Union and research partners at Duke University’s Common Cents Lab and the University of Southern California discuss the Foundation’s Start at […] Read More »

Foundation Field Notes

Foundation Field Notes

In this series, the National Credit Union Foundation’s Executive Director, Gigi Hyland, meets with leaders across the credit union movement to explore how we can improve financial well-being for all. […] Read More »

Financial well-being webinar

Financial well-being strategies in action

The National Credit Union Foundation partnered with Filene Research Institute to deliver a webinar on putting financial well-being into practice. A powerhouse panel of credit union leaders discussed their respective […] Read More »