SECUF prepared to assist in recovery efforts

“Sometimes bad days are there to remind us that we have good ones to look forward to.” As we start down the road to recovery and rebuilding after Hurricane Michael, the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation is here to help you find those good days again. If your credit union or credit union staff members or […]

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 […]

Credit Union closings due to Hurricane Michael

This page will be updated daily to report credit union closings and status due to Hurricane Michael.  The LSCU & Affiliates’ offices are open in Tallahassee and Birmingham. APCO Employees CU’s branch at 2220 Montgomery Highway in Dothan is closed Oct. 11. Army Aviation Center FCU – Shared branching location in Dothan at 138 Cottonwood […]

Credit Union Happenings

In order to be featured in CU Happenings, submit pictures and short articles on special events and outreach at your credit union to submissions@lscu.coop. Five Star partner with Wallace Community College to offer one-year scholarship Wallace Community College, in a partnership with Five Star Credit Union, has awarded a full one-year scholarship to Victoria Duhaime. […]

Bank Secrecy Act Education planned in Mobile

This has been cancelled due to Hurricane Michael and will be rescheduled. The Bank Secrecy Act Education in Mobile, AL  will be rescheduled. Credit union staff, board members, and volunteers have this one last opportunity to fulfill the requirements for BSA training before the end of the year. Your facilitator, Bill Berg, VP of Compliance Training […]