Biz Kid$ Business Plan Competition Grants available from The Foundation

MADISON, WI (May 13, 2019) — Credit union organizations can now apply for a Biz Kid$ Business Plan Competition Grant from the National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) to help improve youth financial education through hands-on entrepreneurial experience. The Foundation is looking to distribute up ...

Nominations open for 2020 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards

MADISON, WI (April 26, 2019) — Credit union supporters are encouraged to nominate individuals and organizations for the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards to be presented by the National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation). Winners will be honored at the Foundation’s annual awards and fundraising ...

42 credit union leaders graduate from Foundation’s DE Program

MADISON, WI (April 18, 2019) — Forty-two credit union leaders were certified as Credit Union Development Educators (CUDEs) after completing the National Credit Union Foundation’s (the Foundation) Credit Union Development Education (DE) Training. The April DE Training was held April 3-8, 2019 at the ...

Foundation responds & provides financial aid in wake of Nebraska flooding

MADISON, WI (March 21, 2019) — In response to the devastating flooding in Nebraska and the Midwest, the National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) is distributing funds to the Nebraska Credit Union League through the CUAid General Disaster Relief Fund to assist those credit union ...

Registration open for CU FINHEALH19

MADISON, WI (February 25, 2019) — Registration is now open for the Credit Union FINHEALTH19 Conference taking place April 24-26, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nev., with the opportunity for scholarship assistance through the National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation). Co-hosted by the Foundation, the California ...

Register for 2019 DE Training!

MADISON, WI (February 12, 2019) — Credit union leaders and emerging leaders can still register for the National Credit Union Foundation’s (the Foundation) 2019 Credit Union Development Education (DE) Trainings taking place in Madison, Wis. The DE Program is the signature program of the ...

Foundation approves 3 grants for credit unions to develop financial health KPIs

MADISON, WI (January 10, 2019) — The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) has approved grants totaling $54,000 for three organizations to work with the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) to develop financial health-related key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure the financial health ...

Foundation announces new engagement department

MADISON, WI (January 9, 2019) — The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) has announced a staff transition that will see three current employees take on exciting new roles with an increased focus on demonstrating the impact of Foundation programs and growing the number of ...