Credit unions donated $35,925 for
Foundation, CU House
Wisconsin credit unions generously
donated $35,925 to support the Wisconsin Credit Union Foundation
and Credit Union House in Madison since December 1.
A total of 40 credit unions made voluntary
contributions as part of the process by which credit unions renew
their membership in The League &
CUNA. Many thanks to the following credit
Brown County Employees
First Community Credit Union of Beloit
Fond du Lac
"Golden Rule" Community
Marinette County Employees
Marshfield Medical Center
Okshkosh Postal Employees
University of Wisconsin
"Credit unions are united for good, and know
they can multiply their efforts through collaboration," said
League President & CEO Brett Thompson. "We appreciate credit unions'
strong unity through their League that is putting these recourses into
action to the benefit of so many consumers and Wisconsin
Contributions to the Wisconsin Credit Union
Foundation provide the brass|STUDENT
PROGRAM– a financial literacy
initiative – free to any Wisconsin public high school that
requests it. Currently, 450 teachers at 350 high schools are using the
program to help teens achievestate teaching
standardsfor personal financial literacy.
Foundation contributions also fundgrants and
scholarshipsfor credit union development
and helps the credit union system in times of need, most recently
following Hurricane Sandy.
forCredit Union Househelp maintain a strong lobbying presence across from the Capitol
where credit unions represent the voices of their 2.3 million members.
Support for Credit Union House enables The League to direct more of
credit unions’ annual dues toward compliance, advocacy, education
and other services that benefit credit unions and their
Credit unions donated $35,925 for Foundation, CU House