LSCU partners with the Federation for CDFI certification webinar

The League is presenting a webinar about CDFI certification in conjunction with the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (the Federation) on Oct. 15. The LSCU and the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (the Federation) are partnering to put on a webinar focusing on the advantages of becoming certified as a Community […]

EPL partners with Federation for new low-income platform

The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (Federation) and EPL Inc. out of Birmingham have formalized an agreement to develop CU Impact, a shared core banking platform to deliver innovative products and services offered by credit unions serving low-income and undeserved communities. EPL and the Federation have been working for a number of years […]

Winners announced for state-level Dora, Louise, and Desjardins awards

Congratulations to the following recipients of awards from CUNA’s awards program! These winning entries will be sent to CUNA’s national competition, where they will compete with other state winners from throughout the country. The awards will be presented at the credit union’s choice of either their chapter meeting or their credit union. Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility […]

GTE among credit unions to receive CDFI grant

Twenty-one credit unions received $30 million in Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) grants from the U.S. Treasury. Among the credit unions was GTE Financial, based in Tampa. GTE secured a $1.75 million grant. In total, 195 financial institutions secured grants worth more than $200 million. As you can see, CDFI certified credit unions have opportunities […]