News: Association Member News

3 % Money Market Gains Premier Members Credit Union National Attention

  Premier Members Recognized as Nation’s Top Seven “Best Credit Unions You Can Join” (Boulder, Colo.) June 20, 2017 Premier Members Credit Union’s unique 3% Money Market account was one of the factors which contributed to their national recognition as Kiplinger magazine’s “Best Credit Unions You Can Join.” The 3% … Read More

Landings Water Drive brings in 15,000 bottles

Landings Credit Union held a month long water drive in May and through the thoughtful donations of members, staff, and business partners was able to secure over 650 cases of water or approximately 15,000 bottles for local charities in the East Valley. When the weather climbs to over 100 degrees … Read More

CREDIT UNION ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS AND INCREASES NUMBER AWARDED

CHEYENNE, WY – Blue Federal Credit Union is proud to announce they have awarded a total of six (6) $2,000 scholarships to community high school graduates pursuing higher education.  The scholarships are awarded through the Credit Union’s Blue Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization that was founded to help the … Read More

Elevations Foundation Awards Scholarships to 23 Local Students

The Elevations Foundation awarded an all-time high $61,000 in scholarships at its annual Celebration of Community on May 15 at the Longmont Museum. For the first time ever, the event was co-hosted by the Education Foundation of the St. Vrain Valley, which awarded an additional $38,000 in scholarships. The 23 … Read More

AventaCares Supports the Colorado Springs Heart Walk

Colorado Springs, Colo. (June 13, 2017) – On June 3, 2017 AventaCares took part in the Colorado Springs Heart Walk benefiting the American Heart Association (AHA). AventaCares had a team of 26 walkers made up of Aventa Credit Union associates and their family members. AventaCares raised over $2,000 for the … Read More

 VANTAGE WEST AWARDS  SCHOLARSHIPS TO 10 DESERVING AZ STUDENTS

TUCSON, Arizona. (June 8, 2017) – Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union,  announced today the awarding of  $1,000 each in scholarship funds to 10 outstanding  students pursuing higher education in Arizona this coming fall semester. This is  in line with the credit union’s advocacy to help its … Read More

Denver Community Credit Union and West Denver Community Credit Union announce merger

DENVER, Co. — In a special meeting held on March 28, 2017, members of West Denver Community Credit Union approved a merger with Denver Community Credit Union. The merger provides the West Denver Community Credit Union members access to an expanded branch network and to a variety of financial products … Read More

Elevations Credit Union Wins Five Diamond Awards for Marketing Excellence

BOULDER, Colo. — Elevations Credit Union has won five Diamond Awards for marketing excellence from the Credit Union National Association, including “Category’s Best” awards for TV advertising, complete campaign and brand awareness. Elevations was also recognized for “Best Use of Humor” for the Adventures in Localism Social Media Videos. Elevations … Read More

Elevations Announces Contribution to Northern Colorado Prospers Initiative

Fort Collins, Colo. – Elevations Credit Union is pleased to announce a five-year contribution totaling $100,000 to the Northern Colorado Prospers initiative of the Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce. The initiative’s goal is to help build vitality in the region, including the widening I-25 and the expansion/retention of existing businesses … Read More

JEFF POST, FORMER CUNA MUTUAL PRESIDENT AND CEO, APPOINTED TO VANTAGE WEST BOARD

TUCSON, Arizona. (May 12, 2017) – Vantage West Credit Union (vantagewest.org), southern Arizona’s largest credit union, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeff Post to serve as an Associate Director on the Vantage West Board of Directors. As former President and CEO of CUNA Mutual Group, Post brings to … Read More