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National Foundation Holding a Giving Tuesday Twitter Chat on Dec. 1
Thursday, November 19, 2015 6:35 AM

NCUF Twitter Chat

To celebrate Giving Tuesday, the National Credit Union Foundation is hosting a Twitter chat for credit unions on Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 3 p.m. (CT). The Foundation invites credit unions to discuss their charitable giving activities and more.

“Giving Tuesday is a day dedicated to giving back,” said Christopher Morris, Foundation director of communications. “Credit unions everywhere are incredibly generous to further the financial well-being of their communities, which also aligns with our work at the Foundation. We’re pleased to facilitate this discussion around such an important and timely topic.”

Credit unions and their staff are encouraged to share best practices and examples of their philanthropy, donation policies, scholarships, special holiday programs, communications around community giving, and more. First Financial Federal Credit Union in Wentzville, Missouri, will be featured in the Twitter chat as a special guest.

Click here to download/view the list of questions to be asked during the Twitter chat.

Foundation Twitter Chat Details

The Twitter chat is a live-streaming conversation, free and open to anyone with a Twitter account. For this Twitter chat, the hashtag will be #foundationchat. Twitter users can either type #foundationchat into the Twitter search box or use other tools such as Tweet Chat, etc. to follow the conversation. 

Credit union professionals and organizations are invited to follow the Foundation at @NCUFoundation for news and updates. The @NCUFoundation account will be leading the Twitter chat discussion. Questions will be tweeted using a Q1, Q2, etc. format, which can be replied to with a corresponding A1, A2, etc. format. All questions and answers should contain the #foundationchat hashtag.

To see wrap-ups of past Foundation Twitter chats, click here.

About the National Credit Union Foundation (
The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) is the charitable arm of the U.S. credit union movement and works as a catalyst to improve people’s financial lives through credit unions. Through Foundation grants and programs, credit unions provide widespread financial education, create greater access to affordable financial services, and empower more consumers to save, build assets, and own homes.  Donations to the Foundation enable credit unions to help their members reach life-changing goals and achieve financial freedom.

The National Credit Union Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization. The Foundation continues to earn the Better Business Bureau seal of approval as an “Accredited Charity” for meeting all 20 BBB Wise Giving Alliance Standards for national charities.