Amazon Smile brings holiday spirit to SECUF

Amazon has become a behemoth over the years with net sales in 2016 were $136 billion, and the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation could have a piece of that pie. According to SECUF director Juli Lewis, “If everyone made their purchases through Amazon Smile and chose the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation as their charity of choice, […]

CUs can take part in free community development programs for youth

Credit unions are welcome to participate in the following upcoming regional roundtables where there will be opportunity to connect with local non-profit agencies and explore ways to further serve your membership. Florida Prosperity Partnership is holding 2017 Prosperity Regional Roundtables. This year’s gatherings, formerly known as FPP Prosperity Town Hall Meetings, bring together community leaders […]

Support financial literacy and enter to win!

Help the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation increase financial education resources for our Alabama and Florida credit unions by participating in our first SECUF raffle.  Sponsored by PSCU, one winner will receive a $5,000 VISA gift card on International Credit Union Day. Email SECUF Director Juli Lewis to receive a supply of tickets and marketing materials […]

1st Annual “Corn to be Wild” Cornhole Tournament

Is your Credit Union, Chapter or Young Professional Group looking for a unique way to stand out at community events, picnics, lunch –n- learns, open houses or on college campuses?  For a very limited time, the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation is offering an opportunity to support the Foundation AND take home a great marketing tool. […]

LSCU & Affiliates Contributes $15,000 to OneOrlando Fund Following Shootings

The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates (LSCU) contributed $15,000 to the OneOrlando Fund. The trade association for credit unions in Alabama and Florida hosted its annual Southeast Credit Union Conference & Expo (SCUCE) in Orlando, Fla., just days after the shooting at the Pulse nightclub. Orlando is a major credit union city in […]

Treasury, NCUA partner to increase opportunities for low-income credit unions

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, Monday, signed an agreement that will streamline the application process for low-income credit unions to become certified as Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI). Credit unions that obtain CDFI certification can access training and competitive award programs provided by the […]