Florida in top 10 states with the most CDFI-certified credit unions

Since their inception, community development financial institutions have been injecting equity into low-income communities. Quite noticeably, certain portions of the United States have larger concentrations of CDFI credit unions compared with others. Florida is one of the top 10 states with the most CDFI-certified credit unions with a total of 19 credit unions with this […]

SECUF offers array of Fall opportunities

Fall is right around the corner and so are many great Foundation events that we don’t want you to miss! Save the date, and feel free to reach out to the Director of the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation, Juli Lewis for more details. “Give a Sheet” about financial education! Be on the lookout for a new […]

International Credit Union Day looks back at history

Why was school easier for cavemen? Because they had no history! We all know that’s not true about credit unions. The credit union movement is steeped in a rich history of collaboration across divides. For nearly two centuries, financial cooperatives have encouraged people of every race, gender, and belief to come together and give their […]

Health and financial well-being: Two good things that go better together

The National Credit Union Foundation released a special brief entitled, “Health and Financial Well-Being: Two Good Things That Go Better Together” describing the need for financial service and health care professionals to collaborate to improve outcomes for the individuals they serve. The Foundation is focused on improving the financial health of credit union members. Towards the end […]

Foundation collecting disaster relief funds to assist CU folks affected by wildfires in CA

The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) is working closely with staff at the California and Nevada Credit Union League to direct disaster relief funds to credit union people affected by wildfires in Northern California; the worst wildfires in the history of the State of California. Donations to the Foundation’s General Disaster Relief Fund are […]

Join Cash Hash in August for budget tips

Join the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation for Cash Hash on Aug. 23 for a session on “Budgeting is NOT a 4 letter word.” It’s a free financial education resource for credit union members. Cash Hash is an online webinar-style forum that is quick, fun, and full of practical money tips for teens, young adults, and […]