This is the fifth edition of our “Getting Familiar with Your Foundation” series on our blog! 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 National Program Director Lois Kitsch. This month, get to […]



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  On this episode, we talk about some interesting community outreach inspired by our Credit Union Development Education (DE) Program. To celebrate the 2nd DE Day of Service recently, GECU in El Paso, Texas, donated enough food to feed 100 local families in conjunction with the grand opening of the food pantry at the Lower […]



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  On this episode, we’re digging into diversity and inclusion with staff that work in this area at CUNA Mutual Group. You’ll hear from Eric Hansing, Vice President of Multicultural Strategy and Market Development, and Angela Russell, Director or Diversity and Inclusion. We talk about why it’s important, having conversations on the topic, research including […]



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  As most of you know, the Credit Union Development Education (DE) Program takes place four times a year and aims to invigorate and educate credit union professionals on credit union history, principles and philosophy. What you might not know is that during each DE Training, the participants are asked to complete a specific project, […]



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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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