A walk through CUAid history: 2005 Hurricane Katrina

A walk through CUAid history: 2005 Hurricane Katrina

June marks the beginning of hurricane season and at the Foundation, we are trying to raise awareness for disaster preparedness all month. While it’s something that you hope never happens to you, it’s [...]

Hurricane season has started – let’s be prepared

Hurricane season has started – let’s be prepared

Happy June everyone! This marks not only being half-way through the year (how did that happen?!) but also the start of something very important – hurricane season. Officially, the Atlantic hurricane season starts on June 1 [...]

Recap of Week 1 of #CUFinHealth Month – Save

Recap of Week 1 of #CUFinHealth Month – Save

As you may have seen, the Foundation has gone a bit rogue and “credit union’izing” Financial Capability Month. Here’s why: At the Foundation, one of our three pillars of work is to Ignite. [...]

Row, row, row your boat down the cooperative CU stream

Row, row, row your boat down the cooperative CU stream

Another CUNA GAC has come and gone, another Wegner Dinner under our belts, and with that comes a renewed sense of purpose and excitement for the credit union movement. I don’t know about everyone [...]

A Year in Review: State of the (DE) Union

A Year in Review: State of the (DE) Union

It’s been a year since I came aboard the National Credit Union Foundation to lead the DE program. I’ve never been happier (or busier!) as I’ve worked to put DE and our [...]

Get to know the 2019 Wegner Award Winners

Get to know the 2019 Wegner Award Winners

We recently announced the winners of our 31st annual Herb Wegner Memorial Awards. Not familiar with the Wegner Awards? Since 1989, the Foundation has presented the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards, which are often referred to [...]

The business case for #CUFinHealth

The business case for #CUFinHealth

In our last blog post on #CUFinHealth, we launched the hashtag and talked about how credit union members need credit unions to help them achieve their financial aspirations. But what about the business case for [...]

A May Day beginning for #CUFinHealth

A May Day beginning for #CUFinHealth

May Day is a public holiday usually celebrated on May 1. It is an ancient spring festival and a traditional spring holiday in many cultures. Dances, singing, and cake are usually part of the festivities. [...]