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Hike the Hill 2017

This annual event brings you face to face with decision makers in Washington to discuss the valued services your credit union provides, plus policy and regulatory issues.

Sep 26, 2017 08:30 AM   -­­  Sep 27, 2017 12:00 PM
Credit Union House

403 C Street, NE


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Type of Event
In Person

Who Should Attend
  • Lenders
  • Leadership
  • Operations
  • Member Services
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • IT
  • Finance
  • Front Line
  • Board Member
  • Executive
  • Compliance
  • YP Network
  • In Person
  • Feature
  • Advocacy



Protect credit unions: make it personal

Activists - both new and seasoned - can help achieve important legislative and regulatory wins for credit unions. Share stories about how your credit union serves members and communities or how unnecessary and costly overregulation restricts your ability to serve members.

We brief you on key issues, you show them the impact at home - to the districts and constituents of your elected officials.

Share your stories with:

  • Members of Congress
  • Hill staffers who facilitate decision-making on legislation/policy
  • Federal regulators and their staff

Communication is impersonal, passive and distant in the internet age. There's no substitute for in-person dialog to forge critical relationships with federal policymakers. Be there to speak for your credit union, your members and community! 

Wisconsin needs a strong showing!

Lawmakers from Wisconsin:

Wisconsin lawmakers are relevant to every U.S. credit union, so credit unions nationwide are counting on us to gain these legislators' support.

We are looking for participation by credit unions with branches in the 8th (Green Bay area) and 1st or 4th Districts (Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin).

Lodging & Flights

Phoenix Park Hotel 
520 N. Capitol St NW
Washington, DC 20001

The League's room block is full. For assistance securing lodging, contact Andrea Gugel at (608) 514-0082.

Recommended flight times: any time Monday and Wednesday after 2 p.m.