Registration open for June 5 “What is an MDI?” webinar

Webinar Will Discuss MDI Requirements and MDIs’ Role in Their Communities

ALEXANDRIA, VA (May 16, 2024) — Credit unions interested in the minority depository institution designation can get valuable information about MDIs and how they benefit their members and communities during a June 5 webinar hosted by the National Credit Union Administration.

Online registration for this webinar is now open. The “What is an MDI?” webinar is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. Eastern and is expected to run one hour.

The webinar, part of MDI Awareness month, will feature presentations from the NCUA’s Offices of Minority and Women Inclusion, Consumer Financial Protection, and Financial Technology and Access. The presentations will cover topics including:

  • Defining MDIs and qualifying requirements.
  • The MDI self-designation process, using the online credit union profile.
  • MDIs’ role in expanding financial inclusion.

This webinar will be close captioned, and there is no charge. Participants will be able to log in and view the event on their computers or mobile devices using the registration link. They should allow pop-ups from this website.

Participants are encouraged to submit questions in advance by emailing The email’s subject line should read, “What is an MDI?” Please email technical questions about accessing the webinar to either or

This webinar will be archived on the NCUA’s Learning Management System following the live event. A Learning Management System account is required to view the archived webinar, and it also provides access to the NCUA’s other training and educational materials.

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About National Credit Union Administration (NCUA)

The NCUA is the independent federal agency created by the U.S. Congress to regulate, charter and supervise federal credit unions. With the backing of the full faith and credit of the United States, the NCUA operates and manages the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund, insuring the deposits of more than 135 million account holders in all federal credit unions and the overwhelming majority of state-chartered credit unions. The NCUA also protects consumers and educates the public on consumer protection and financial literacy issues.


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