Update on LSCU/GCUA Strategic Consolidation

LSCU & Affiliates continues to work on final due diligence and drafting the appropriate legal documents on the proposed LSCU-GCUA strategic consolidation.  A roadmap has been developed for Georgia credit unions to vote on the proposed merger, with results expected before the Southeast Credit Union Conference & Expo (SCUCE) being held June 19-21 in Orlando, FL.  […]

President’s Point – Expanding reach to underserved through ITIN Lending

The LSCU is ceaselessly seeking opportunities for credit unions to grow through collaboration while reaching out to potential members who need us. That’s one reason we have chosen to cohost a free Incubator Workshop in Miami, May 2-3, designed to expand and promote financial inclusion in underserved communities throughout the U.S. We are working with […]

CU Happenings – April 12, 2019

Lawley receives Volunteer of the Year Award at charity luncheon Alex Lawley with America’s First Federal Credit Union in Birmingham, AL, was named the recipient of Hands on Birmingham Volunteer of the Year Award at a recent United Way of Central Alabama luncheon to honor the organization’s volunteers. Ignite is a Hands On Birmingham event […]

President’s Point – LSCU took CU message to the Hill

As you know, our LSCU Advocacy teams and credit union leaders from Alabama and Florida converged in Washington, D.C., last week for CUNA GAC. With a boots on the ground approach, we took the credit union message to lawmakers on the Hill, and it was an impressive crowd with more than 70 Alabama leaders and […]