Learn How the GoWest Foundation Can Support Your Credit Union Housing Initiatives

GoWest Foundation is hosting a virtual session on June 13 from 1-2:30 p.m. PT / 2-3:30 p.m. MT to discuss solutions to workforce housing initiatives.

Mid Oregon Credit Union Book Drive

Mid Oregon Credit Union Members Raise More Than $5,900 for Youth Literacy

Mid Oregon Credit Union’s inaugural SMART Reading fundraiser raised more than $5,900 with 100% of funds staying in each of the six Central Oregon communities where they were collected to support in-school reading engagement programs.

Small Business Resiliency Loan Program

GoWest Announces Credit Union Partners for Exciting, New Small Business Resiliency Loan Program

In a collaborative effort between the GoWest Foundation, 13 credit unions, and 30 nonprofits, the SBRL program officially launched, kicking off a first-of-its-kind partnership to support small businesses in Washington.

Credit Union Advocate Spotlight: Rafael Saucedo and the NLCUP

Rafael Saucedo has spent his career advancing the Credit Union Movement and fully-activating his positions to give back and support diversity, equity, and inclusion in the region and the credit union industry.

SELCO Book Drive

SELCO Community Credit Union Collects and Refurbishes 1,100 Children’s Books to Benefit SMART Reading

Book drives held at SELCO Community Credit Union’s Oregon place books in the hands of local children.

GoWest Foundation Disaster Relief: Rallying Together in Times of Crisis

The GoWest Foundation Disaster Relief Fund is a demonstration of the cooperative spirit credit unions are known for. Donations to the fund provide support for credit unions, employees, and volunteers impacted by natural disasters.

Desert Financial Foundation Raises $580,000 for Credit Unions for Kids and Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Desert Financial Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity, raised $580,000 for Credit Unions for Kids benefitting Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Phoenix Children’s 1 Darn Cool School at the 26th Annual Desert Financial Foundation Golf Tournament.

Clarity CU Celebrates Juntos Avanzamos Designation and Branch Opening

Juntos Avanzamos is a financially inclusive initiative that aims to establish a strong network of credit unions that are committed to serving and meeting the needs of the Hispanic community.

Idaho’s CapEd Credit Union Celebrates Juntos Avanzamos Designation

CapEd has shown its commitment to serve its Hispanic community through the adoption of inclusive policies and procedures.

Rediscovered Mural Enriches TLC’s Connection to Oregon Community 

The Astoria-based TLC, a Division of Fibre Federal Credit Union, recently revealed the entire mural to the public.  

Alaska ‘Microsites’ Help Tongass FCU Expand its Footprint and Transform Lives 

Ketchikan-based credit union discovers new way to reach communities in need.

InRoads Helps Deliver Emergency Food Assistance to Those in Need

Several credit union employees shopped and delivered 415 pounds of requested food staples to HOPE of Rainier.

10th Annual Pima Federal Golf Classic

Registration starts at 7 a.m. on Thursday, May 4.

OnPoint Donates $100,000 Across Four Local Environmental Organizations

The four $25,000 investments are part of OnPoint’s Green Horizons initiative.

Financial Reality Fair Throws Students into the ‘Real World’

Students learned important budgeting skills as they got a glimpse of real-world expenses.

Forrit Credit Union Hosts Bite of Reality for Graduating Students

The credit union held a 4-week workshop on financial education for students before they head to college.

Sooper Credit Union Hosts Easter Event for Kenzi’s Causes

Team members organized a fun morning including snacks, surprise-filled baskets, and a special appearance by the Easter Bunny.

Over $38 Million Awarded to CUs and $3.5 Million Still Available  

CDFI Equitable Recovery Program award recipients announced, along with an NCUA grant opportunity for low-income designated credit unions. 

Idaho Credit Unions See Progress in New Financial Literacy Law

House Bill 92 requires all high schools in Idaho to provide a finance class.  

YCUP PDX Hosting ‘Women of Impact’ Panel in Portland

During the event, YCUP has a goal of packing 50 personal hygiene bags to be donated to the Rose Haven shelter.