Remember needs of hurricane victims

While the holiday season is upon us, victims of Hurricane Michael continue to struggle to put their lives back together after the devastating storm. Many have lost their homes, and donations are badly needed. Both the LSCU’s Southeastern Credit Union Foundation and the National Credit Union Foundation’s CU Aid are working diligently to raise funds […]

Industry features tell CU stories after Michael

Recent articles in industry magazines recognize the dedication and community spirit of credit union leaders, employees, and volunteers in the Panhandle. Even though many credit union staff faced crisis situations personally with storm damage and power outages, they had the well-being of others at top-of-mind. LSCU teams worked in concert with credit unions to restore […]

SECUF hosts November Cash Hash

Join the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation for Cash Hash on Nov. 14 for a session on “Be your own boss.” 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 families. These forums […]

President’s Point: Donations needed

There’s an old saying, “Life is what happens when you’re busy making plans.” For many in our credit union family in the Florida panhandle and surrounding areas, life will never be the same after being in the path of one of the nation’s largest hurricanes. The work has just begun to help our credit union […]

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 […]

LSCU resources for storm response

A state of emergency has been declared for Alabama and Florida as Hurricane Michael continues to gather strength in the Caribbean. Credit unions are preparing for the arrival of the storm by midday on Wednesday. The LSCU is ready to provide resources and support to any credit unions who may be impacted. The League will […]