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By Erik Payne | Sept. 20, 2021

In response to fires in the fall of 2020, Oregon Community Credit Union’s Foundation created a relief fund focused on mid-term recovery needs.

By Marc Rapport | Sept. 13, 2021

The cooperative has integrated credit score reporting and improvement tips into its mobile and online banking. So far, uptake has been strong.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 23, 2021

Two years after launching a DEI-focused internal initiative, the Washington state cooperative created a fund to donate $5 million over five years to Black-led nonprofits.

 

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By Erik Payne | Aug. 17, 2021

The Virginia cooperative leverages a government-guaranteed loans program to help local business owners make an environmental difference.

By Marc Rapport | Aug. 2, 2021

Laurie Flanders cleans up the reputation of "sales" by ensuring All In Federal Credit Union serves members as it works to meet goals.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 2, 2021

The SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program has helped businesses operate during COVID-19. But where do these loans live on the balance sheet? And what will forgiveness look like?

By Erik Payne | July 26, 2021

The Empire State cooperative’s Global Sustainability Program has evolved to encompass more goals, a broader network, and more conversations with industry participants.

By Marc Rapport | July 26, 2021

The veteran CEO guides DEI at a billion-dollar credit union.

By Marc Rapport | June 21, 2021

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

By Erik Payne | April 27, 2021

A reworked strategic plan and employee resource committees have helped Verity Credit Union fast-track efforts to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion.