The 12th Annual Star Gala is fast approaching!

Dinner, dancing and the Stars of the Credit Union Awards show will happen on Friday, September 27 in an exciting new location – The Vehicle Vault, in Parker, Colorado. This year’s event will be catered by the award-winning Biscuits and Berries Catering Company, emceed by nationally acclaimed comedian and magician Denny Corby,and feature incredible live music from HomeSlice. Last year’s Gala began a new pattern for the Annual Star Gala, when we decided to switch back and forth between Arizo... Read more

NEW! Online Application Process for Foundation Scholarships and Grants

We are pleased to announce that the Foundation is in the process of rolling out a new online application process for all Foundation scholarships and grants. In the past, scholarships and grants have been managed with pdf applications that must be downloaded and sent to the Foundation via email. With new development... Read more

How a Management Training Program is Helping Coloramo Federal Credit Union Stride Confidently Towards the Future

An Interview with CEO Mike Moyes About How They Used the Leadership in Action Grant

The Foundation’s Leadership in Action Grant was created as a way to support Credit Unions as they implement leadership initiatives within their own organization. Coloramo Federal Credit Union in Grand Junction, Colorado, was awarded a Leadership in Action Grant this year, in 2019. Read more

The Value and Sacrifice of Continued Education

The Real Value of a Graduate Degree and How One Credit Union Professional is Juggling the Responsibility of School, Work, and Family

The Credit Union Leader Master’s Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship awarded to a Credit Union leader each year to help fund the completion of an accredited master’s degree program. The scholarship was instituted to support our leaders in their efforts to acquire ... Read more

An Inside Perspective into the World Council’s YP Exchange

Nichole Fabiois the Indirect Lending Managerfor Hughes Federal Credit Union and this year’s YP Exchange Scholarship Recipient. The World Council's YP Exchange brings together a multi-national audience of young professionals for a youth summit. This Summit explores how credit unions in each country are working to expand... Read more

Four Perspectives from This Year’s Annual Meeting

As another successful Annual Meeting came to a close, we sat down with four of this year’s participants in the Young Professionals Track to talk about the highlights of the experience, the future of the Credit Union Movement, and why it’s so important that we continue to invest in young professionals. This is our conversa... Read more

The 2019 Annual Meeting and Convention is Fast Approaching!

This year’s Annual Meeting and Convention will be held at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess resort in Arizona, and boasts an impressive lineup of Keynote Speakers and Breakout Sessions, guest activities, exhibits and sponsorships. The Annual Golf Tournament, one of the Foundation’s biggest fund raisers, will kick off the convention on Apr... Read more