Executive Leadership Program – Applications Due!

Please note: Applications for the Executive Leadership Program are due on January 29, 2021. Scroll down for instructions to applicants. Emphasis on Leadership Development 2021 has finally arrived, and we are all ready to look to the future. Although there was a lot of uncertainty and change last year, we … Read More

MWCU Foundation Funds COVID Relief; Establishes New Program

Nothing has been normal about 2020. As the year filled with uncertainty draws to a close, there are some hardships to reflect upon. But happily, these disappointments are not destined to be the overriding memories of the year gone by. Instead, what will be remembered are the successes and moments … Read More

2020 Mentor Program Connects Credit Union Professionals

“Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.” Jack Welch, Former CEO of General Electric Arguably one of the most successful and respected business leaders of our time, Jack Welch understood the powerful potential of mentorship … Read More

Fall 2020 Mentorship Program Underway

As the MWCUA kicks off its fall session of our Mentorship Program, we are taking this opportunity to spotlight those industry professionals who have participated in the program during these uniquely challenging times; as well as those who continue to provide ongoing support for this important initiative for our movement. … Read More

2020 Gala Donations

One of the many surprises that 2020 has thrown at us is the cancelation of our Foundation Awards Gala. This is one of our favorite times of the year as we deeply enjoy coming together to celebrate our credit unions and the many leaders in our three states. Historically, the … Read More

Credit Union Leadership in Action Grant Applications are now open

Give your credit union’s leadership development initiatives a kick start!  The Mountain West Credit Union Foundation has now opened its call for proposals for this year’s Leadership in Action Grant.  The deadline for submission is November 3, 2020.  Just click here to download and application and while your there take … Read More

Foundation Star Gala Announcement

Throughout the past several months, the Mountain West Credit Union Foundation has closely monitored the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and the guidance provided by health officials, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO). Following careful consideration and discussions with the Board, we have … Read More

2020 Credit Union Leaders Master’s Scholarship

The Credit Union Movement is one of constant change and innovation. True leaders in this industry are the ones looking to the future with strategic vision and creative solutions – and they never stop learning. For those who have embraced credit union philosophy and have dedicated their careers to the … Read More

Thank you to Golf Tournament Donors

A Debt of Gratitude At the height of the CVOID-19 crises, The Mountain West Credit Union Foundation had to cancel its annual golf tournament and potentially lose some of the most generous fundraising resources we experience each year.  However, and with much gratitude, many of our golf sponsors decided to … Read More

Helping Pandemic Victims Back

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it was quickly evident that it was not going to be your average crisis. As the reality of both the health and financial impacts began to set in, credit unions rushed to the forefront of the financial situation and set about putting plans and programs … Read More