The Foundation’s Annual Gala Raises More Than $38,000

The Foundation’s Annual Gala Raises More Than $38,000

On September 25th, we presented our annual credit union industry awards at the 8th Annual Star Gala. Proceeds from the event raised more than $38,000 to support the work of the Foundation. The Mountain West Credit Union Foundation is the charitable organization focused on the long-term success of credit unions in their community.  We accomplish our […]

Congratulations To The New Executive Leadership Scholars!

Congratulations To The New Executive Leadership Scholars!

This group of elite emerging leaders will join nine other Scholars as they prepare to develop and challenge their own leadership skills. All Executive Leadership Scholars are selected using a comprehensive process including application submission, letters of recommendation, leadership skills assessments, and panel interviews to participate in a five year journey where they will learn […]

Donations of DVDs from CU Orgs Furthers Financial Education & Strategic Philanthropy

Donations of DVDs from CU Orgs Furthers Financial Education & Strategic Philanthropy

Based on the generosity of credit union organizations, all 158 Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals in the United States have been provided with entertaining financial education videos through the Emmy Award-winning TV show Biz Kid$. This is the result of a recent partnership between the National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) and Credit Union for Kids […]

Bringing ‘Biz Kid$’ to Every CMN Hospital

Many of the families touched by Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals face not only the biggest health issues of their lives but also the biggest financial challenges they’ve experienced. Credit unions can help these families make smart financial choices at an emotionally charged time. To that end, Credit Unions for Kids & the National Credit […]

2014 Miracle Marathon Headed Your Way

The 2014 Miracle Marathon set for September 16-October 12 has been updated and improved. It’s still 27 days for forward motion one mile at a time, but this year look for: Greater social engagement Improved website A free registration option Increased participant and team interaction More ways for you to recruit and communicate to your […]

Nominations for the Gary Plank Scholarship now open

The Gary Plank Scholarship Program is an opportunity for young credit union professionals and volunteers to attend the 2014 World Credit Union Conference in Queensland, Australia at the Gold Coast Convention Center July 27-30. This exciting event provides a unique perspective of the international credit union movement with highlights such as: World Council Young Credit […]