Supporting AACUC in 2024 and beyond

Elan Credit Card has been a corporate sponsor and supporter of the African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC) since 2022. The collaboration has included a financial education event benefiting hundreds of students and other activities in support of the AACUC mission within regional chapters across the country. 

We are honored to continue this partnership in 2024 and asked Renée Sattiewhite, President/CEO of AACUC, to tell us more about their mission and how Elan Credit Card and others can continue supporting their work.

1. What is the mission of AACUC?

AACUC’s mission is to increase diversity within the credit union community through advocacy and professional development. AACUC unites the credit union movement to ensure Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and advocates for the 8th Cooperative Principle for credit unions focused on DEI. We promote financial inclusion and professional development through our support for all credit unions and create bridges between community-based organizations and consumer-focused initiatives to increase opportunities to close the racial wealth gap.

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