ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- NCUA Board Member Gigi Hyland is scheduled to facilitate NCUA's next Access Across America Economic Empowerment Summit in Tampa, Fla.
The free March 6 program will focus on products, services and available federal resources to help credit unions reach out to their entire membership and help members achieve financial self-sufficiency. NCUA invited credit union management, staff and volunteers from Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana to attend.
Subjects covered will include payday lending alternatives, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance participation, and check cashing and other services.
Presenters will include REAL Solutions Program Director Lois Kitsch of the National Credit Union Foundation, IRS representatives, the Florida Credit Union League and other credit union speakers.
The event is being held at the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel. Participants are responsible for their own lodging.