The state’s fundraising initiative ranked the most of any participating state. Leading the fundraising effort was the 2012 California and Nevada Credit Unions for Kids Wine Auction event, raising nearly $282,000.
Coming in second place in California was First Tech FCU, headquartered in Mountain View, CA, with $123,800 raised. In the third spot was Santa Ana, CA-based SchoolsFirst FCU, clocking in with an impressive $96,900 for the year.
Click here to see final fundraising results for California credit unions.
Credit unions from Nevada raised $97,300 on behalf of CU4Kids in 2012. Silver State Schools CU of Las Vegas raised $16,400. Boulder Dam CU, located in Boulder City, NV, came in third with $15,000.
Click here to see final fundraising results for Nevada credit unions.
CUs4Kids is a collaboration of credit unions, chapters, leagues and associations, and vendor partners dedicated to raising money and awareness that benefits the 170 children’s hospitals belonging to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.
PAC GOLF TOURNAMENT RAISES $59K updated
05/21/13 10:13 AM
More Than 165 Attendees
The annual Multi-Chapter PAC Golf Tournament in Valencia, CA attracted approximately 165 credit union CEOs, executives, and volunteers—raising a grand total of $59,055.
IS HOUSING JUST RIGHT, OR TOO HOT? updated
05/17/13 12:36 PM
Economist Looks at 'Bubble' Talk
The “story of the year” in 2012 in California and Nevada was the housing market recovery, one that continued in the first quarter of 2013. Median prices surged by roughly 20 percent last year—a rise that was fueled by extraordinary demand by investors.
SEEKING CU HELPS FOR MEDIA PROJECT updated
05/17/13 03:09 PM
Member Survey Features Taxation Questions
The California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues’ new media outreach project, "Consider This," was launched in February with the help of 15 credit unions who agreed to participate in the program’s pilot phase. The Leagues are now asking for YOUR credit union's participation in a new member survey.
CO-OP LAUNCHES NEW MOBILE SERVICE updated
05/17/13 02:31 PM
Enhance Member Control of Card Usage
CO-OP Financial Services has joined forces with Ondot Systems to launch a new mobile CO-OP-branded service that will give credit union members greater control over their card usage through the convenience of their smartphones. The service should be available by the end of 2013.