Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions Launches Fundraising Campaign to Support Ukraine War Veterans

May 6th, 2024422 MADISON, Wis.—An April visit to Ukraine prompted Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions (WFCU) President Mike Reuter to launch a new fundraising campaign to raise $500,000 for a credit union lending program aimed at providing accessible business loans to Ukrainian veterans and their families. To be launched through WFCU’s Project Storm Break initiative and in partnership with the USAID/WOCCU Credit for Agriculture Producers (CAP) Project, the Venerate Ukraine’s Veterans Program comes after Reuter spent a week in Ukraine visiting credit unions, program beneficiaries and House of the Warrior, a space where veterans of the...

USF Federal Credit Union CEO Richard Skaggs Spoke at Florida House Bill 989 Signing Ceremony with Governor Ron DeSantis

May 6th, 2024416 TAMPA, Fla. (May 03, 2024) — USF Federal Credit Union (USF FCU) CEO Richard Skaggs was honored to speak this past week at the signing of Florida House Bill 989 by Governor Ron DeSantis. The bill grants credit unions the ability to accept deposits from qualified public depositories such as state agencies, departments, universities, and colleges, marking a significant milestone for the credit union industry in Florida. During his speech at the ceremony, Skaggs highlighted the mutual benefits of the legislation for credit unions and public institutions like University of South Florida (USF). He emphasized how the bill will enable...

Robins Financial Credit Union Announces New Director of Facilities

May 6th, 2024219 Warner Robins, GA – Robins Financial Credit Union proudly announces the promotion of Clay A. Nodes to Director of Facilities. Nodes has dedicated the last 15 years to being the Facilities Manager at Robins Financial. In his new capacity as Director of Facilities, Nodes will maintain his oversight of the Facility Department’s day-to-day operations while also spearheading broader strategies like project management for new construction and long-term projects focused on the maintenance and security of credit union buildings and properties. “Clay’s longstanding commitment to Robins Financial Credit Union coupled with his many years...

Alloya Appoints Tracy Lafferty as CEO of QCash Financial

May 6th, 2024613 Naperville, Ill. (May 2, 2024) – Alloya Corporate FCU announced today that Tracy Lafferty has been named the Chief Executive Officer of QCash Financial, LLC, a wholly owned credit union service organization (CUSO) of Alloya. Effective immediately, Lafferty replaces Seth Brickman. “All businesses go through a life cycle, which can require a different leadership style at each phase,” said Todd Adams, CEO of Alloya. “Over the past three years, Seth and his team have led QCash through a period of significant growth and have greatly raised awareness within the credit union community about the value of equitable and inclusive lending...

Affinity Debit Card Check Presentations Made to Local School Districts

May 2nd, 2024516 North Augusta, SC - SRP Federal Credit Union was recently part of local Board of Education meetings to present checks for the monies donated to each district as part of the High School Affinity School Debit Card Program last year. The Aiken County Public School district in Aiken, SC was awarded a check totaling $256,658.70, with nine schools participating in the program. The Columbia County School System in Evans, GA was also presented a check in the amount of $47,797.80, with five participating schools. The Affinity School Debit Card Program began in 2018 to assist participating area high schools with funding. Each participating high...

Robins Financial Credit Union Appoints New VP of Consumer Lending

May 2nd, 2024719 Warner Robins, GA – Robins Financial Credit Union proudly announces the promotion of Shane Reagan to the position of Vice President of Consumer Lending. Shane has worked for the credit union for 31 years. During his time, he has progressed through various roles, most recently serving as the Assistant Vice President of Consumer Lending. In his new role, Shane will lead the strategic vision and operational oversight of consumer lending activities helping to drive the credit union’s growth and success. “We are excited to announce Shane Reagan’s promotion to Vice President of Consumer Lending,” said Christina O’Brien, President...

Origence to Host Economic Lending Webinar with Stifel Financial Corporation’s Economist Lauren Henderson

May 1st, 2024322 Irvine, CA, May 1, 2024 – Origence, the leading lending technology solutions provider for credit unions, is hosting a free webinar entitled “Economic Outlook: Assessing Opportunities & Strategic Planning” featuring guest speaker Economist Lauren Henderson, VP at Stifel Financial Corporation, on May 9, 2024 at 11 a.m. PT. In this session, Henderson will provide a comprehensive analysis of the current economic landscape, focusing on growth prospects, interest rates, and the potential impact of monetary policy in 2024. She will focus on the changing global policy and political environment and how they will shape economic conditions...

SRP Celebrates Member Appreciation With Record Numbers

April 30th, 2024431 North Augusta, SC – SRP Federal Credit Union hosted its semi-annual Member Appreciation weekend in April, featuring a variety of events. On Friday, April 19th, Movie Night took place on the Pavilion Lawn at the Administration Center, showcasing the Super Mario Bros. Movie. A record 236 attendees enjoyed hot dogs straight from the SRP mobile grill, along with popcorn, drinks, and enjoyed additional entertainment such as face painting, balloon animals, a photo booth, light-up toys, and SRP promotional items. The following day, Saturday, April 20th, saw another record-breaking turnout at Shred Fest, also at the SRP Administration...

Alloya Corporate Federal Credit Union Joins Prizeout Partners CUSO to Advise on Technology Innovation and Give Member Credit Unions Access to CashBack+

April 30th, 2024422 April 30, 2024 - Advertising and financial technology company Prizeout has announced the newest addition to the Prizeout Partners CUSO, Alloya Corporate Federal Credit Union. Alloya provides financial services to nearly 30% of all credit unions and credit union entities in the US, including comprehensive products and services that help them stay competitive. Through Alloya's partnership with the CUSO, credit unions within Alloya's network will now have the ability to access Prizeout's new CashBack+ suite of products. “We’re honored to not only have Alloya as a technology partner, but to have them involved in future products,” said...
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