|CREDIT UNION BUILDER AWARD|
|Recent honorees include:|
Mayo Employees Federal Credit Union
Unity One Credit Union
Greater Minnesota Credit Union
CUNA Mutual Group
|see all CU Builder honorees|
Keenly focused on financial education and professional development initiatives, the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation is an organization dedicated to providing the resources for credit unions and communities to prosper and thrive. The Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in 1969 to serve as the charitable arm of the Minnesota credit union movement. Founded by the Minnesota Credit Union Network and governed by a board of directors from various Minnesota credit unions, the Foundation considers grant requests with an eye toward its goal of empowering people to achieve.
Foundation’s inaugural Financial Literacy 5K = success!
Nearly 300 credit union staff, financial education supporters and running enthusiasts participated in the inaugural Financial Literacy 5K walk/run and kids run. The first-year event was held Saturday, July 12, at Lake Normandale in Bloomington. ► more
Foundation promotes personal finance curriculum for credit union use
Through several relationship on the local and national level, the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation is excited to promote a handful of resources for credit unions to engage in financial education. ► more
Investment program makes Foundation support quick & painless
Credit unions take advantage of the Community Investment Fund (CIF) to support state and national financial educatin efforts. When investing in the CIF, credit unions receive 50 percent of the return, and the remaining 50 percent goes toward supporting the Minnesota and National foundations. ► more