Attend a chapter meeting to eat, network,
learn and enjoy!
Have you been to a credit union chapter
Now’s your chance, because every
September marks the start of a new chapter meeting season. Chapter
meetings are a place for credit union people to network, learn, play a
role in credit union advocacy and enjoy engaging speakers. The meetings
are open to all credit union staff, volunteers and guests.
The meetings are usually held in the evenings
at a local restaurant around dinnertime, and include a social hour and
meal. The meetings are usually held once a month, roughly from September
through May. Attendance at the meetings ranges from 30 people to more
than 100, depending on the chapter.
The meetings are a great way to learn more
about credit unions, meet peers who do the same kind of work, and
sometimes, to get involved in grassroots efforts – such as
networking with legislators – that can help credit unions and
Besides bowling, golf, wine tasting,
tailgates, live comedy and casino nights, chapters are featuring some
interesting speakers. Here are a few of their topics:
New chapter names in 2013!
The Eastern Shore Chapter is the new name for the former
Sheboygan Co. Chapter. The former Milwaukee Metropolitan and South
Suburban chapters have also combined to form the United Suburban Chapter, which joins the Fox Cities Chapter on facebook.
Train your brain for success
Understanding a credit report
Crime awareness & robbery prevention
Credit union history & philosophy trivia
Community Service Night
Collections Do's and Don'ts
Young professionals & CU careers
Director Appreciation Night
For your chapter's specific dates, topics and plans,
visit www.theleague.coop, about The
The page includes a chapter map, links to every
chapter’s program (schedule) information, and a list of League
Liaisons for each chapter.
If you’d like to attend, ask your
supervisor. You'll want to receive copies of your chapter's meeting
reminders and get counted in the head-count for dinner. Some attendees
pay for the meal on their own, while in some cases there are other ways
this cost is covered.