Cooperative Strategy

Community

By E.C. Harrison | Jan. 10, 2022

From lending off the grid to feeding appetites and wallets — and much more in between — VSECU supports quality of life for members, business, and communities across the state of Vermont.

By E.C. Harrison | Jan. 10, 2022

Energy lending, community impact programs, medical cannabis banking, and more have helped VSECU cross $1 billion in assets just in time for its 75th anniversary.

By Rebecca Wessler | Jan. 10, 2022

Three ways credit unions are delivering on a promise to support members, neighborhoods, communities, and more.

 

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By E.C. Harrison | Nov. 1, 2021

The Michigan cooperative is going against the grain of other FIs by serving moderate to low-income members, opening new branches, and tapping CDFI funds to lend to people in need.

By Marc Rapport | Nov. 1, 2021

A California credit union partners with local businesses and earns positive guilt by association.

By Jennifer Davis | Oct. 25, 2021

An impact benchmark is a worthwhile endeavor, but community impact doesn’t stop — or even start — with a number.

By Jon Jeffreys | Oct. 5, 2021

It’s time to show consumers that credit unions across the country are steadfastly working to improve the lives of their members and communities.

By Marc Rapport | June 21, 2021

Nusenda Credit Union works with community partners to identify and support borrowers shut out of traditional lending.

By Callahan & Associates | April 19, 2021

Credit unions share insights about programs and strategies aimed at helping marginalized members and communities.

By Callahan & Associates, Inc. | April 15, 2021

This webinar will help your credit union better understand the Day of Service initiative and gain insider tips to assist with your own planning efforts for 2021 and beyond.