News and Information for Member Credit Unions
MAILING DATE: July 11, 2014
Enclosed are links to items featured in your League's most recent information mailing to credit unions.
Please ensure the appropriate staff at your credit union is aware of these important events and news items, and let them know this information is available to them at anytime at this URL: http://www.vacul.org/About/News-Publications/CURRENT-Exchange
VACUL July News (pdf, 602kb)
Social Responsibility Awards
Your League, in association with the Credit Union National Association, is seeking entries in our three social responsibility competitions: the Desjardins Youth and Adult Financial Education Awards; the Dora Maxwell Award for Social Responsibility; and the Louise Herring Award for Philosophy in Action. Entries for each competition are due to us at the League no later than July 28th.
Make plans to attend the Payments Workshop August 13 in Richmond. Sessions will include a discussion regarding the latest in payments, current ACH rules changes, and payments and technology. For more information or to register online visit www.vacul.org/Events#id=88&wid=501&cid=573
Board Boot Camp
The pressure of being a credit union board member is increasing. To provide you the tools and resources to help you better understand the expectations of today’s board member, your League is hosting a one-day Board Boot Camp on August 20 in Richmond. Sessions will include personal liability and expectations, internal fraud, and financial literacy. For more information or to register online visit www.vacul.org/Events#id=93&wid=501&cid=573
East Coast Marketing & Business Development Conference
Make plans to attend the East Coast Marketing & Business Development Conference being held September 25-26 in Virginia Beach. A low-cost pre-conference on Using Financial Education as a Business Development Tool is also being held on September 24. Registration packet is enclosed or visit www.vacul.org/Events#id=83&wid=501&cid=573.
VACUPAC Golf Classic
Don’t miss the 26th Annual VACUPAC Golf Classic September 30 at The Crossings Golf Club in Glen Allen. And take advantage of a superb way to show your support for credit unions’ advocacy work by becoming a Sponsor of the Golf Classic. Registration and sponsor forms are enclosed or visit www.vacul.org/Events#id=95&wid=501&cid=573.
|(pdf, 2MB) Golfer registration form|
|(pdf, 2MB) Sponsor form|
Get the latest insights in the world of politics and share your thoughts on advocacy so you can be the most confident and compelling advocate possible for your credit union by attending the Legislative Forum October 1 at the offices of Hunton and Williams in Richmond. Registration enclosed or visit www.vacul.org/Events#id=94&wid=501&cid=573.
Virginia Credit Union Political Action Committee (VACUPAC)
Contribute to the Virginia Credit Union Political Action Committee (VACUPAC) on or before September 15 for a chance to win $500! VACUPAC is a non-partisan, voluntary effort to support political candidates who support credit unions and the issues that matter to us.
|(pdf, 200kb) VACUPAC 500 Challenge|
|(pdf, 1MB) VACUPAC Pin Clubs|
Get your Kings Dominion or Carowinds tickets today and save on single day admission for only $39 for any regular park operating day. And if you hurry, save even more with the VACUL Summer Special Days through July 15 for only $35! The enclosed flyer has your special ordering codes.
Don’t miss our upcoming webinars:
- Self-Employed Borrower Tax Implications Under the New CFPB Income Verification Rules
- Overdraft Protection Review, Update & Issues
- Ensuring Data Security: What You Need to Know Now
- Stress Testing for Enterprise Risk Management (Emerging Leader Series)
For more information and to register, visit our web site at http://www.vacul.org/Education/League-Online-Training.