Today marks start of International Credit Union Week

Dreams-Thrive-Here-Lo-Res-LogoToday marks the start of International Credit Union Week, and this year’s theme is “Dreams Thrive Here.” According to the World Council of Credit Unions, the theme is intended to illustrate how credit unions and “other financial cooperatives serve as catalysts to make different professions, personal choices and career paths real.”

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Central New York CUs donate items to children’s hospital

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From left to right: Christin Vincent (The Summit FCU), Kaleb Wilson (AmeriCU Credit Union) and Jacqueline Noun (AmeriCU Credit Union)

Credit unions from the Central New York Chapter recently donated dozens of toys, crafts, and gift cards to the Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital. Funds for the items were raised during the chapter’s annual clambake, which was held Sept. 19 in North Syracuse.

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Association, New York CUs will reaffirm commitment to CU philosophy at ICU Week Rally

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The New York Credit Union Association will hold a rally during International Credit Union Week, in an effort to raise credit union awareness. The rally will be held Oct. 17 at 10:30 a.m. at the state Capitol in Albany.

During the event, the Association will unveil a document that reaffirms the New York credit union movement’s commitment to members and their communities.

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