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ICU Day 2017
Get Politically Engaged on International Credit Union Day
September 20, 2017

International Credit Union Day, which this year falls on Oct. 19, celebrates the spirit of the global credit union movement. The day is recognized to reflect upon our history, promote our achievements, recognize hard work, and share member experiences.

Nate Webb and Dave Willis
CU-Requested Interim Study Conducted at Oklahoma State Capital
September 20, 2017

An interim study requested by Oklahoma credit unions was conducted Tuesday at the Oklahoma State Capitol.

Deadline Approaches for You to Become a YP Advisor
September 20, 2017

We are currently accepting applications for the Cornerstone Young Professional Advisors Class of 2018/2019. If you, or someone you know, want to join the revolution of change and progress in the credit union movement, learn more about the process.

Dallas CU Gives 3 Scholarships to Dallas-Area H.S. Seniors
September 20, 2017

Dallas Credit Union (DCU) gave away three $1,000 "Funding the Future" scholarships to local graduating high school seniors. In continuing with the tradition, the Funding the Future scholarship recipients demonstrated excellence in both academic achievement and community service.

CDFI Fund Announces $39M in Grants to CUs Serving Low-Income Communities
September 20, 2017

The U.S. Department of the Treasury's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) on Tuesday announced grants and loans to 265 organizations totaling $171 million. Fifty-five credit unions were given CDFI awards this year for a total of $39.4 million. The total amount of funding directed to the credit union industry since the inception of the CDFI Fund is $291 million.

Foundation Seeking Board Nominations for 3 Board Seats
September 20, 2017

The National Credit Union Foundation is currently seeking nominations for three board seats. Volunteers may generally serve up to three terms of the duration of the term of office in the seat for which they are selected, as long as they are re-nominated by the Foundation Nominations Committee and re-elected by the Foundation board. 

Fighting Fraud Early and Efficiently
September 20, 2017

Have you ever lost a $20 bill? It’s frustrating. You work hard for that money! Now, imagine losing $26 billion—roughly 1.3 billion of those bills—in one year. That’s the total financial loss attributed to identity theft in 2014, 35 percent of which stemmed not from credit card fraud but from existing bank accounts.

Get a Hands-on Lending Training Experience at ULEND Academy
September 20, 2017

ULEND Academy is a hands-on, customized learning experience that helps lenders move from transactional to consultative to meet members’ full financial needs. The curriculum guides lenders from foundational to advanced skill levels across all stages of the loan process, including origination, underwriting, closing, and channel optimization with cross-selling, consultation, and compliance woven throughout.

Murmurings Podcast on DE Day of Service and More with GECU
September 19, 2017

The latest podcast on Murmurings, a National Credit Union Foundation project, interviews GECU about some interesting community outreach inspired by the Foundation's Credit Union Development Education (DE) Program.

Temple-Inland FCU Back to School Drive
Temple-Inland FCU Participates in Back-to-School Drive
September 19, 2017

Temple-Inland Federal Credit Union, based in Diboll, Texas, participated in a major back-to-school drive for kids at the Lottie & Arthur Temple Civic Center in Diboll.

Unity One CU Hosts Clothing Closet and Piggy Bank Workshop
September 19, 2017

Fort Worth's Unity One Credit Union held its 11th annual “Gear Up 4 School” supply giveaway on Aug. 19 at its Stockyards branch. The event, created to be a resource for families, gifts children with school-mandated supplies while exposing them to small businesses and organizations in the community.

Date Event Location
9/20/2017 - 9/22/2017 Managers Roundtable Branson, MO
9/20/2017 Houston Chapter Poker Tournament Houston, TX
9/21/2017 Austin Chapter Training Austin, TX
9/21/2017 - 9/22/2017 ACH Boot Camp Dallas, TX
9/21/2017 Sabine Chapter Meeting Beaumont, TX
9/21/2017 El Paso Chapter Meeting El Paso, TX
9/22/2017 Fort Worth Chapter Training Fort Worth, TX
9/26/2017 HR Roundtable Oklahoma City, OK
9/27/2017 - 9/28/2017 IRA School Dallas, TX
9/27/2017 Branch Manager Workshop Dallas, TX
9/28/2017 Night for the House Oklahoma City, OK
9/28/2017 The ABC's of Consumer Lending Houston, TX