Program offers assessments, reports, education tools
Longtime credit union advocate Shirley Jenkins has been named the 2012 Pete Crear Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient by the African American Credit Union Coalition.
Fostering connections, whether among young professionals, college students, fellow staffers or members has been what drives Lisa Totaro, marketing associate at Sunmark Federal Credit Union.
Financial education again focus of projects funded by the National Credit Union Foundation.
About 10 years ago, Vicki O’Neill’s children were in their teens and early 20s. As they took on more and more adult responsibilities, she realized there was a need for them to get a formal introduction to handling finances.
With an eye on the future, since 2005, America's Credit Union Museum has been quietly doing its part to help the next generation become more financially savvy with its CU 4 Reality Financial Education Program.
Community Resource Federal Credit Union, Latham, N.Y., held a bottle recycling drive throughout the local community to raise money for a donation to the Mohawk & Hudson River Humane.
If everything goes according to plan, the East River Development Alliance, a community development organization headquartered in Long Island City, N.Y., will open the first minority-owned credit union in the New York City borough of Queens this April.
If everything goes according to their plans, organizers of the ERDA Federal Credit Union will open the doors April 26 on the first credit union chartered under the Obama administration.