Task force in two-day Dallas confab to plan spring vote that would form Cornerstone Credit Union League.
Combined credit union will have about $275 million in assets and more than 21,000 members.
Another year, another meeting. A reality of the credit union industry is that it is chockablock with conferences, conventions, and more, from CUNA’s sprawling annual Washington Governmental Affairs Conference in late February through the California-Nevada Leagues’shindig on the West Coast toward year end.
Griffiths to fill in at NJCUL while permanent successor is sought for Paul Gentile, new EVP at CUNA.
CUAid has raised and distributed more than $260,000 but foundation says the need continues.
New Jersey Credit Union League says 56% of respondents say Documents of Resolution contain surprises; 81% report resource strain.
“Reality Check is not about celebrity speakers or a lot of trinkets in the exhibit hall,” said NJCUL President/CEO Paul Gentile.
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.
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...