Better savings and loans rates, no-fee checking in lower-income areas made difference, WIsconsin leagues says in Scorecard report.
Grant would bring Money Mission, an online financial literacy game in use at 30 credit unions in six states, to Montana’s credit unions.
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.
Chad Helminak says the good being done by his employer, the Wisconsin Credit Union League, and the industry as a whole inspires him daily.
Throughout history, credit unions have attracted the most members and achieved the most member loyalty when economic times have been toughest.
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin was recently honored by members of the Madison Area Chapter of the Wisconsin Credit Union League for his efforts to drum up mayoral support for credit union member business lending legislation.
Association of leagues bestows Eagle Award for Thompson’s advocacy work in the Wisconsin state capitol in Madison and in the U.S. Congress.
Wisconsin league says Mayor Paul Soglin convinced a bipartisan group of 187 mayors nationwide to pass a resolution in support of the bill.
Partnership follows passage of enabling legislation by state lawmakers.
Journey aimed at raising awareness of cooperatives.