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 of triumph, throughout the country and within the credit union movement. People rose to the occasion - despite challenges we could not even have conceived of as the year began.

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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 credi... 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 made the difficult, but necessary, decision to cancel the in-person Star Gala, scheduled for October 23 in Phoenix. The Foundation Awa... Read more

Community Choice Credit Union’s Project Hope

I really feel that the Credit Union philosophy of People Helping People can be seen in action within every Credit Union in our Association. That’s why it’s such a difficult task to select the Community Impact award recipients each year. But, this year, two programs stood out because of the tremendous impact they are having in their communities – Community Choice Credit Union’s Project Hope, and Colorado Credit Union’s Read more