Central Willamette Credit Union President Appointed to Business Oregon Commission

Stacie Wyss-Schoenborn, president and CEO of Central Willamette Credit Union in Albany, Oregon, has been appointed to serve on the Business Oregon Commission. Nominated by Governor Tina Kotek last year, the Oregon State Senate officially voted on her confirmation on February 14.

InRoads Credit Union Donates Nearly $140,000 in Oregon Community Support During 2023

InRoads Credit Union, in partnership with their members and employees, contributed $138,853 towards 52 local charitable organizations, schools and scholarships […]

OnPoint Community CU Offers Tips for Managing Love and Money this Valentine’s Day

Amid dreams of a beautiful wedding or new home, OnPoint Community Credit Union emphasizes the importance of an often-overlooked aspect of commitment – financial security.

Unitus Community Credit Union Offers Free Tax Preparation to Qualified Individuals

Unitus Community Credit Union is once again partnering with the Internal Revenue Service and Metropolitan Family Services (MFS)-CASH Oregon to […]

SELCO Community CU To Begin Accepting Scholarship Applications On Feb. 1

Expanded eligibility for continuing, nontraditional, and vocational students and a nearly 50% increase in funding aimed at addressing changing needs and educational landscape; applications will be accepted Feb. 1-March 31.

Valley Credit Union gives back $1.25 Million!

Valley CU, based in Salem is a not-for-profit, cooperative credit union, owned by the 6,000+ members using its services.

Two Portland-Area Credit Unions Announce Merger Agreement

The combined credit union would become the third largest in Portland, Oregon area.

Start Your Own Credit Union Chapter in 5 Steps

GoWest’s Lexy Strong can help you plan and create a successful chapter.

OCCU Celebrates its Biggest Volunteer Year

Staff logged the time through an OCCU program that provides employees with 40 hours of paid time each year to volunteer in the community.

OnPoint Community Credit Union and its Employees Donated More Than $63,000 to Four United Way Chapters

The donation will support programs focused on health, housing, and financial stability for kids and vulnerable families in the region.

Share Your Story at GoWest’s 2024 Credit Union Days at the Capitol

Sharing stories about your philanthropy, the services you offer, and the many ways you serve lawmakers’ constituents can shape legislative decisions that have a lasting effect on the industry.

First Tech Federal Credit Union Reinforces Philanthropic Commitment, Contributing $3.6M to Nonprofits in 2023

Through collective efforts by First Tech’s dedicated members, employees, and community, the annual grant includes $2.23 million in direct charitable giving and $1.5 million in fundraising for Credit Unions for Kids.

OnPoint Community Credit Union Donates $2.5M to Oregon and Southwest Washington Nonprofits in 2023

Meals on Wheels, Rose Haven and Portland Housing Center are among the latest recipients in a record year of giving for Oregon’s largest credit union.

Cascadia Chapter Annual Turkey Shoot Raises Nearly $900 for Blanchet House

This tradition, running since 2011, pays homage to the late Bob Burns, a revered credit union executive and community leader.

OnPoint Community Credit Union Named Oregon’s Most Admired Financial Services Company in 2023

The Portland Business Journal ranked Oregon’s largest credit union first among banks and wealth management firms.

Unitus Community Credit Union Opens New Branch at Cascade Station

Unitus’ new Cascade Station Branch will offer expanded services, including a Virtual Teller Machine (VTM) and Saturday hours.

Unitus Community Credit Union Places Second in National Awards for Philosophy in Action

The award recognizes credit unions that do an extraordinary job incorporating credit union philosophy into daily operations.  

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Southwest Washington, Cascadia Chapter of Credit Unions Team Up for International Credit Union Day

Volunteers at the Oregon Food Bank partnered together to help repack 5,624 pounds of food, which translated to 4,686 individual meals.

American Banker Names ‘Most Powerful Women in Credit Unions 2023’

Four women lead credit unions within the GoWest community.