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It’s the International Year of Cooperatives—the perfect time for credit unions to share how they improve the lives of members and the communities they serve.
We want to highlight—in words, pictures, and video—the great ways credit unions have a positive effect.
We’ll tell your stories here and send the stories you submit to stories.coop, the world’s first global digital campaign to spread the benefits of cooperation through story-telling.
This site delivers the United Nations’ message, “Cooperative enterprises build a better world” to the public during the International Year of Cooperatives.
Ready to tell your story? Here’s how:
This way, everyone can understand how credit unions “build a better world.”
Click here to share your story–like these credit unions have:
Tower FCU Golf Tournament Raises $28,000
Proceeds from the 30th annual tournament will benefit the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center. Read more.
Columbia CU Makes Life Better Through Learning
CU helps families eliminate debt and build wealth. "‘Members are amazed their CU would help them with their finances instead of trying to sell them a loan." Read more.
Lone Star Leadership
For more than 75 years, Texas Trust CU has given its members the means to achieve financial success, earning a reputation as a community partner along the way. Read more.
Goldmark FCU a Haven for Hounds
CU saves animals and delights members through its Animal Ambassador program, which helps local animal shelters find homes for wayward pets. Read more.
Members Grateful for Tennessee ECU
Sherrie Brooks, CEO of $17 million asset Tennessee Employees Credit Union in Nashville, shares two poignant letters from members in need. Read more.
Boulder Valley CU Wins Lifetime Award
Boulder (Colo.) Valley CU received the Education CU Council's 2011 “It's About People Helping People” Lifetime Achiever Award for its comprehensive financial literacy program. Read more.
Fueling Companies that Fuel the Delta
As a commercial lender, Hope Federal Credit Union seeks to work with businesses that have the potential to generate jobs in this economically distressed region. See how it helped Delta Fuel more than double the size of its workforce. Read more.