‘Voluntealers’ fight for a better community

ISU CU’s Teal Team VI was inspired by the US Navy SEALs.

In 2016, ISU Credit Union in Pocatello, Idaho, launched an initiative aimed at increasing employees’ community involvement.

Teal Team VI,” inspired by the U.S. Navy’s SEAL Team Six, encourages and gives staff the opportunity to volunteer for community-based efforts.

Teal refer to ISU’s primary branding color. The program’s slogan: “Fighting for a better community.”

The credit union tracks “volunteal” hours and honors active participants as “stars.” Employees can earn rewards for participation.

They receive detailed emails about volunteer opportunities about a week in advance.


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