19 09, 2019

Georgia Credit Union Foundation hosts 14th annual memorial tournament

By |2019-09-19T14:19:38+00:00September 19th, 2019|CU Stories, Foundation, LSCU, Top News Stories|0 Comments

The Georgia Credit Union Foundation will host the 14th annual Ed Collins Memorial Golf Tournament on Sept. 26 at Harbor Club on Lake Oconee. Credit union professionals from Alabama and Florida are encouraged to participate in the event, interacting with Georgia credit union executives and enjoying a premier golf venue that has been named one [...]

17 09, 2019

Important CDFI changes coming in October

By |2019-09-17T15:06:46+00:00September 17th, 2019|Cooperative Initiatives, CU Stories, Foundation, Top News Stories|0 Comments

With the "people helping people" philosophy at work every day, credit unions know it is essential to generate economic growth and opportunity in some of the most distressed communities. Federally insured, low-income credit unions that want to become certified Community Development Financial Institutions have until Oct. 5 to apply to use the National Credit Union [...]

5 09, 2019

SECUF hosts roundtable discussion on CU issues in Florida

By |2019-09-05T15:57:47+00:00September 5th, 2019|Cooperative Initiatives, CU Stories, Foundation|0 Comments

Did you know that more than 30% of U.S. households are unbanked or underbanked, with many of them turning to payday lenders and other alternative banking methods? Looking for more ways that credit unions can help our rural populations could help this statistic dramatically. The Southeastern Credit Union Foundation would like to invite you to [...]

4 09, 2019

SLDC includes golf tournament and poker run

By |2019-09-04T15:07:48+00:00September 4th, 2019|CU Stories, Education, Foundation|0 Comments

At this year's Southeast Leadership Development Conference on Alabama's Gulf Coast, attendees can play the legendary Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at the Lakewood Golf Club, located at the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa. We’ll start your day off with the $5,000 putting contest and a light breakfast, followed by a golf [...]

3 09, 2019

SECUF monitoring tropical storm activity, ready to help CUs

By |2019-09-03T16:28:59+00:00September 3rd, 2019|Cooperative Initiatives, CU Stories, Foundation, Top News Stories|0 Comments

The Southeastern Credit Union Foundation, along with other members of the Disaster Response Committee, continues to closely monitor Hurricane Dorian, as well as other tropical storms in the Atlantic. Although it seems that we may have been spared from severe impacts, some of our credit unions may be subjected to heavy rains, strong winds and [...]

30 08, 2019

SECUF director offers disaster preparedness tips

By |2019-08-30T19:24:40+00:00August 30th, 2019|CU Stories, Foundation|0 Comments

Juli Lewis, director of the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation, offers additional tips to prepare people before a disaster strikes: Decide with family, friends and co-workers on a central place to “check-in.” This could be a physical location, a social media site or one particular person that everyone checks in with. Have multiple evacuation plans Prepare [...]

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