Just before the New Year rings in, I’m reflecting on how proud I am of our industry. I am particularly impressed by how credit unions serve their members on the micro level but also partner and collaborate both locally and nationally to help each other and our communities.
While he dreamed when he was younger that he’d be a speech writer for others, Chad Helminak, CUDE director of REAL Solutions and outreach at the Wisconsin Credit Union League, has found his own voice through service to the credit union industry.
CUAid has raised and distributed more than $260,000 but foundation says the need continues.
A month after Hurricane Sandy’s devastation, the SBA said it has approved more than $150 million in disaster loans in four states.
More than $100,000 has been distributed to about 90 credit union members, employees and volunteers.
The National Credit Union Foundation said it has now raised more than $175,000 to benefit credit union people affected by Hurricane Sandy.
Shutts & Bowen LLP announced that François Henriquez has joined the firm. Henriquez is the former president/CEO of U.S. Central Credit Union.
Of the 2,000 credit unions located in the path of Hurricane Sandy, 838 were unable to operate, in varying degrees, during the difficult days following the super storm, according to the NCUA. And it took nearly a full week before most of those credit unions were be back in business...
The Credit Union Association of New York said more than $70,000 raised by its foundation's disaster relief fund to help victims in the industry.
Former Credit Union Times editor named executive vice president, strategic communications and engagement, at CUNA.