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 […]

Submit your entry for the 2017 CUNA awards

The LSCU is proud to recognize those professionals, volunteers, young professionals, and credit unions that have made outstanding contributions to the development and growth of the credit union movement. To assist in that well-deserved recognition, we request your credit union’s submissions for the 2017 CUNA Awards. Due to a change of deadline for submissions to […]

Update regarding Hurricane Matthew

Gov. Rick Scott signed Executive Order 16-230 declaring a state of emergency for every Florida county due to the severity and magnitude of Hurricane Matthew. The eye of the storm is currently just under 200 miles from the Florida coast, and is expected to gain strength and make landfall as a Category 4 hurricane late […]

Florida credit unions awarded CDFI grants in partnership with SECUF

In the first quarter of 2015, the LSCU and the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation partnered with Suncoast Credit Union and CU Strategic Planning to begin Community Development across Florida. This initiative consisted of collecting data to find a group of well-positioned credit unions.  The partnership then assisted with obtaining CDFI certification and applying for federal grant funds […]

CUNA/League awards announced

Congratulations to the LSCU winners of the 2016 CUNA awards. These awards are given to credit unions that have exhibited the credit union spirit through internal and external programs. The award categories include the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award, the Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Award, and the youth and adult categories for the Desjardins […]

SECUF among winners of NCUF Biz Kid$ Financial Education Grants

The National Credit Union Foundation’s (NCUF) board of directors announced approval of new Biz Kid$ Financial Education Grants for 2016-2017, including grants to the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation (SECUF) and Tallahassee-Leon Federal Credit Union, both based in Tallahassee, FL. The grants are distributed to encourage credit union organizations to use Biz Kid$ and its curriculum […]