Kids from Montague Elementary School in Siskiyou, California spent time this summer learning what it takes to create their own business through the Y.E.S (Young Entrepreneurs Succeed) Camp. Montague Elementary partnered with Siskiyou Central Credit Union (Siskiyou CCU) to hold the week-long summer camp with grant support from the Foundation. Siskiyou CCU helped teach […]



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  On this episode, we talk to Marlene Shiels, Chief Executive of Capital Credit Union in Edinburgh, Scotland. Marlene recently received the Lifetime Achievement Award from our Credit Union Development Education (DE) program. Marlene is an exceptional example of not only what it means to take the DE experience and share it with others around […]



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  This is the fourth edition of our “Getting Familiar with Your Foundation” series on our blog! Each month we will highlight a different member of our Foundation staff so you can get to know the people who make our work possible. Last month we got to know Senior Program Manager Mark Lynch. This month, […]



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  On this super-sized podcast, we have an unprecedented three guests to discuss the Life Simulation exercise and will get three interesting perspectives on how to leverage it. First, what is the Life Simulation? The Life Simulation experience is designed to help people begin to understand what it might be like to live in a […]



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  This week’s blog post is featuring Chris Wolgamott, the Director of Financial Counseling and Governmental Affairs at Meritrust Credit Union in Wichita, Kansas. Chris started out as the only Certified Financial Counselor with the credit union, and has great stories of how the Financial Counseling program can change your members’ lives. The Enhanced FiCEP […]



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