Upcoming webinars ‘Open Eyes’ to credit unions

The launch of CUNA’s “Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union” early next year is fast approaching. This program gives the unique opportunity to amplify the voices of credit unions across the country by speaking with a united voice. CUNA needs the continued and growing support of leagues, credit unions, and business partners. Three webinars […]

Join the LSCU in efforts to meet needs resulting from Hurricane Michael

The LSCU’s Tallahassee office was running with only about half of its staff on Friday due to Hurricane Michael, but members of the Southeast Disaster Coordinating Council (SDCC) were able to make contact with Bay Credit Union, Innovations Federal Credit Union, Panhandle Educators Federal Credit Union, and Tyndall Federal Credit Union, four Panama City-based credit unions. The League has also been […]

Southeast Disaster Coordinating Council, SECUF prepared to assist in recovery efforts

The Southeast Disaster Coordinating Council, created in the wake of last year’s hurricanes as a coordinated response team, met Monday morning to discuss efforts over the weekend to assist credit unions in disaster areas around Panama City. CUs are still trying to reach many of their staff as communication is almost non-existent in impacted areas […]

CU Aid opens to offer disaster relief funds

The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) has opened CUAid to receive disaster relief funds to assist credit union people affected by Hurricane Michael; a Category 4 hurricane that has caused catastrophic effects across Florida and Georgia and is expected to reach the already hurricane-soaked Carolinas today. Donations to CUAid are being used for any […]

NCUA low-income CUs qualify for urgent needs grants

Hurricane Michael impacted credit unions in Florida and Alabama that have the NCUA low-income designation qualifies credit unions for up to $7,500 in money through NCUA’s Urgent Needs Grant funding round, which is available year-round.  Additional information on this grant funding round can be found here. NCUA’s Office of Credit Union Resources and Expansion processes […]