New and old approaches to giving and serving in the credit union community.
For many credit unions, deciding which charities to give to takes time and much planning.
British Columbia credit union and its subsidiaries support communities through regional endowments.
Pictures and plaudits for credit unions living out the movement's motto in their communities.
Donations, contributions, community action
A few years ago, North Coast Credit Union in Bellingham, Wash., started working with several of them in the area. Terry Belcoe, president/CEO of the $122 million cooperative, said the food offered to those in need was not the healthiest on the shelves and in the bins.
When economic times are tough, credit union leadership are likely to look for areas to cut expenses and often, charitable giving can be on the chopping block. In my experience, however, the difficult economy presents an opportunity for credit unions to step up and truly exemplify the credit union philosophy...
CU Association of New Mexico coordinating program.