Compliance Newsletter – Nov. 8, 2022

Stay informed on the latest news and resources around compliance-related issues.


Credit Union Leaders Inspired to Take Action to Set the Tenor of the Times

More than 1,000 professionals serving credit unions and their members across six western states joined together under a united vision at MAXX 2022.

New Insights Fuel Optimism for MAXX 2022 Session Attendees

An inside look at the thoughts and experiences of credit union professionals who attended MAXX 2022.

New Business to Human Podcast Brings Breakthrough Strategies to You

GoWest Solutions partner, Vericast, has launched Business to Human, a podcast series dedicated to spotlighting breakthrough marketing strategies that successfully connect brands with consumers.

GoWest Foundation Shines a Light on Community Impact at MAXX 2022

MAXX 2022 Foundation Breakfast attendees learned about the Foundation’s role as a catalyst for credit union community impact initiatives.

MAXX CU Celebration Dinner Highlights Impact, Strengthens Bonds

GoWest credit unions celebrated each other as conversation flowed between how they have uniquely impacted their teams, members, and communities.

Mountain America Teams Donate 2,300 Service Hours Across Six States During ‘Month of Caring’

Employees provided thousands of hours of community service during credit union’s 4th annual initiative; service activities included donating to schools, beautifying parks and preparing care packages for youth.

Compliance Newsletter – Nov. 1, 2022

Stay informed on the latest news and resources around compliance-related issues.

United Way honors Numerica with Legacy Award

The credit union was honored for decades of volunteer efforts, financial support to nonprofits, and the active community involvement demonstrated by its leadership.

OnPoint Community Credit Union Celebrates 90 Years and 500,000 Members with $500 Giveaways

Ninety winners’ names will be drawn at the end of the day on November 30, 2022. Branch staff will also give away OnPoint branded merchandise throughout the month.

Unitus Community Credit Union Ranked Third Most Philanthropic Corporation, Earns Innovation in Philanthropy Award

Unitus celebrated its largest year of giving in 2021, donating more than $464,000 to community partners and organizations. It marked a 47% increase in community giving over 2020.

Excitement Fills the Air as MAXX 2022 Kicks-Off!

This marks the first in-person meeting of the credit union community of the newly formed six-state association and will be vital to setting the tone for the future of GoWest credit unions.

Investing in Your People: An All-Team Conference Done Right

Vantage West Credit Union closed all locations to allow all team members to attend their first-ever, all-team conference that earned raving reviews.

Registration for In-Person or Virtual CUNA GAC 2023 Now Open

Scheduled for Feb. 26 – March 02, 2023, in Washington, D.C. and online — learn what to expect and join The Movement by registering today.

Two Families Moving into New, Affordable Homes with Help from Habitat for Humanity and Credit Union Volunteers

Nineteen local Washington credit unions volunteered hundreds of hours to help build two homes for two families in need, in celebration of International Credit Union Day.

First Community Credit Union Announces Two New Leadership Team Members

Crissie Files was promoted to Branch Manager at the Florence, Oregon branch, and Riley Maciel was promoted to Branch Manager at the Grants Pass South, Oregon branch.

Columbia Credit Union Welcomes Sharif Burdzik as Small Business Lending Officer

Burdzik is excited to elevate their small business focus, to more comprehensively ‘make life better’ for the business owners in their community.

Washington Credit Unions Partner to Revamp Community Center in Honor of 74th Annual International Credit Union Day

Together, the credit unions repainted the community center, waxed the floors. cleaned and organized the craft closet, large hall bathroom, kitchen, and laundry rooms, and pooled funds to purchase a new sectional and a scissor lift.

Join the Southern Arizona Sister Society of Global Women’s Leadership Network’s First In-Person Event!

The in-person event is on Wednesday, November 9, at Hughes Federal Credit Union, in Tuscon, Arizona, from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. RSVP by Nov. 2.

Interested in Joining the YCUP PDX Board?

Join the Young Credit Union Professionals of Portland at 6:30pm PST on Tuesday, November 15 via Zoom to chat about the exciting openings available on the YCUP PDX Board in 2023.