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Capitol Eyes 3.9.20

Mar 09, 2020
  • Advocacy
In late February, over 50 credit union Activists from across Wisconsin traveled to Washington D.C to participate in the 2020 Credit Union National Association Governmental Affairs Conference.

Capitol Eyes 2.21.20

Feb 21, 2020
  • Advocacy
Greater Fox Cities Chapter Legislative Night and WCULAF Auction; Three Credit Unions Honored with Governor's Financial Literacy Awards, Cooperative Network's 2020 Wisconsin Co-op Day at the Capitol; Meeting NCUA Board Members at The Rochdale & Paragon Volunteer Leadership Institute

Over 300 Credit Union Activists Share The Credit Union Difference at State GAC 2020

Jan 23, 2020
  • Education & Events
  • Advocacy
Over 300 Credit Union Activists from across the state representing 46 Wisconsin credit unions (including a number of high school students from in-school branches) braved the January cold to share The Credit Union Difference with their legislators at the State Government Affairs Conference (GAC) in Madison on Tuesday, January 21.

Wisconsin’s Credit Unions Save Members $284 Million in 2019, $1.76 Billion in Last Decade

Jan 21, 2020
  • Advocacy
  • Press
Today, over 300 Wisconsin Credit Union Activists from across the state visited lawmakers to share how credit unions are uniquely empowered to put the needs of their 3.3 million members and the communities they serve before profit.

Make your Members' Voices Heard at State GAC

Nov 04, 2019
  • Advocacy
Be sure your credit union is well represented as The Movement takes over Madison for the State Government Affairs Conference on January 20. If you don't stand up, who will?

2019-2020 Leadership & Committee Assignments

Jan 11, 2019
See who is part of the leadership for the 2019-2020 legislative session- are they in your district?

2018 Dora Maxwell Awards honor three for community service

Dec 20, 2018
Two credit unions concentrated their energy all in one day to make huge impacts in the communities they serve.

2018 Desjardins awards honor two for adult and youth financial education

Nov 07, 2018
Join us in congratulating these deserving credit unions for outstanding commitment and outreach that's improving financial wellness in their communities!

Let us recognize you in the Foundation's Annual Fund Donor Society

Nov 06, 2018
If you're planning a year-end gift, send it in by Dec. 31 so we can boost your position among the tiered recognition structure that highlights our donors. Donors submitting gifts after December 31, including with League dues payments, will be recognized in early 2020 as part of the 2019 Donor Fund Society.

Showcase the strength of our Movement: help us count members

Nov 01, 2018
Just run this downloadable program at least twice annually to get a head count of your membership by Congressional District, state legislative district and county. The data you help collect showcases the strength of credit unions nationwide and is a critical part of our advocacy.