Mexican CU execs visit US CU to learn different lending practices
Lisa Pesta, vice president of human resources at Meriwest Credit Union (at right in white), speaks to another employee about signing up for the Meriwest Credit Union Bicycle Challenge.
Advantis Credit Union, Portland, Ore., helped address the Portland area's need for nonperishable, high-protein foods for hungry families and children. The credit union raised $7,300 in cash contributions and encouraged
BayPort Credit Union, Newport News, Va., is providing local teachers with 25 grant opportunities up to $300 each to fund innovative financial literacy programs in the classroom.
Alliance Credit Union, Fenton, Mo., selected three recipients for its 14th annual granting of college scholarships.
Windsor Family Credit Union, Windsor, Ontario, presented the Harold Hewitt Scholarships to 16 local students in grades kindergarten through 12th.
Point Loma Credit Union, San Marcos, Calif., hosted students from San Marcos High Schools during its "Job Shadow Day" program.
Meriwest Credit Union, San Jose, Calif., held a jeans day to raise money to support the victims of the Haiti earthquake. The credit union team raised $1,144 for Haiti relief.
In its first month at the iTunes Store, Meriwest Credit Union's free iTunes mobile banking application has been downloaded more than 1,400 times, the credit union said.
Low and moderate income families still have another resource to tap through Meriwest Credit Union's mortgage subsidiary to buy homes at below the normal market rates.