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Redwood Credit Union’s International Credit Union Day Celebration Donates More than $45,000 to Support Community Empowerment
On October 20, Redwood Credit Union joined credit unions around the world in celebrating International Credit Union (ICU) Day, a day for credit unions to reflect on their history and commitment to their members and communities.
Talent development leader CUES is pleased to announce the winners of its annual individual awards and the class of 2022 Hall of Fame inductees. Winners were announced October 20, during the CUES Member Appreciation & Awards Event, sponsored by CUNA Mutual Group.
As part of the next phase of the Unitus Community Credit Union’s Distributed Administrative Network, a new Woodburn facility will house a new branch and flexible administrative office space.
Resource One employees attend Climb Africa to raise money, volunteer, and support the African Savings and Credit Co-Operative Society system.
United Federal Credit Union’s annual United Way employee fundraising campaign set a new internal record netting $23,879 in individual pledges. The credit union added to that total with a dollar-for-dollar match bringing the total United Way donation to $47,758.
Sharetec is pleased to announce Employees Federal Credit Union in Tulsa, OK, has partnered with Sharetec to be their next core solution.
Corporate Central Revolutionizes Interactions with Member Credit Unions; Successfully Launches New Secure Platform, Beastro
On Tuesday, October 11, Corporate Central officially launched a newly built and designed member platform called Beastro. Corporate Central built the new corporate credit union platform in-house with many features and functions designed to improve digital financial services and online operations experience with enhanced security, business intelligence, and open API architecture – making the possibilities
Mazuma Credit Union celebrated its 5th Annual Give Back Day on Monday, October 10th. Part of the Credit Union’s 40 Hours for Good program, Give Back Day encourages Mazuma Team Members to spend their workday volunteering with local organizations in support of the charitable work they do in Kansas City.
Earlier this month, as part of National Customer Service Week, BCU was awarded with leading AI-powered conversation intelligence platform, Tethr’s, first-ever CXcellence Award for Member Experience.
PSCU, the nation’s premier payments credit union service organization (CUSO), today announced the appointment of Christine Blake, president and CEO of Cardinal Credit Union (Cardinal), as an associate director to its board.
Christian Community Credit Union Partners with DoubleCheck Solutions to Provide Members a Resource for Insufficient Funds
Christian Community Credit Union (CCCU) has partnered with DoubleCheck Solutions, giving members transparency and control to correct Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) transactions. DoubleCheck empowers members to choose which transactions to address first, and how to add funds to their account.
In-house software and app development teams will now have access to a larger set of technologies when using the Co-op Developer Portal for fintech integrations, with the addition of software development kit (SDK) and drop-in user interface (UI) options.
TopLine Financial Credit Union Wins Statewide Awards for Financial Education Efforts and Member Service Initiatives
TopLine receives MNCUN’s Desjardins Financial Education Awards for Youth and Adult and Louise Herring Philosophy-in-action Member Service Award.
CUES is pleased to bring CEO Institute: FinTech to the industry, giving credit unions the opportunity to learn, embrace and take advantage of the advances brought about by fintech.
New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) announced community giving recipients.
The National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) is proud to announce that the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions, Office of Credit Unions has earned Reaccreditation following a series of in-depth reviews and assessments by a panel of veteran state supervisors.
Released every Friday, BMU is a brief and informative newsletter that provides financial institutions a review of the week’s economic developments.
1st United Credit Union has teamed up with the Oakland A’s Community Fund in support of Alameda County Community Food Bank (ACCFB) this year. For every home run the A’s hit during the regular season, 1st United committed to donate $50 to the Food Bank. During September’s Hunger Action Awareness Month, 1st United and the
Greater Texas Credit Union reinforced its retail strategy by creating new market management roles to help advance growth of its branches.
OCCU partnered with Cornerstone Community Housing as a Champion Sponsor for their annual Housing Heroes virtual event, which raised more than $80,000.
On Oct. 17, in spite of an unpredictable weather forecast, golfers at TruMark Financial’s Building Financial Futures Golf Classic at Talamore Country Club in Ambler, Pa., played 18 rounds of golf and remained dry. With 124 registered golfers, the event raised more than $40,000 to benefit local schools’ personal finance programs.
Local Tampa Bay credit union, GTE Financial, is proud to announce Jennifer Maxfield, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, has been named a 40 under 40 honoree for both the Tampa Bay Business Journal (TBBJ) and the Business Observer. With over 700 nominations this year, Maxfield was chosen among the most competitive pool of
EMBARGOED UNTIL 10.20.22 at 11 a.m. ET Elan Donates $75,000 to Celebrate Credit Union Day Five, $15,000 gifts were made on behalf of five credit union partners (Minneapolis, MN) — To celebrate the commitment of credit unions to their members and communities, Elan selected five of its credit union partners to designate a charity in
Corporate Counsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards Recognizes Patelco Credit Union Senior VP, General Counsel, Angela Jeffers, for Collaborative Leadership
Corporate Counsel has awarded Angela Jeffers with the Women, Influence & Power in Law Award for the category of Collaborative Leadership. Angela is the senior VP, general counsel for Patelco Credit Union, a Bay Area-based credit union dedicated to the financial wellness of its members and communities.
On Thursday, October 6th, Mazuma Credit Union held a Grand Opening Celebration for its North Oak Branch at 9660 North Oak Trafficway in Kansas City, MO. Several hundred Members, Team Members, and Community Partners attended the celebration.
BCU attended the 2022 CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council and CUNA Technology Councils Conference late last month. Honored with three total awards, the Credit Union’s technology professionals were recognized for their commitment to innovation and member service – a direct reflection of BCU’s promise to Empower People to Discover Financial Freedom.
Corporate Central announced this week that Michele Randall, Member Services Representative, has passed the Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) exam.
TopLine Financial Credit Union was one of the 66 credit unions and partner organizations across the state of Minnesota who participated in an orchestrated day, called CU Forward Day. A state-wide initiative of over 3,000 credit union employees, members and partners coming together to do one simple thing – spread kindness and encourage others to