News and Information for Member Credit Unions
MAILING DATE: August 8, 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 August News (pdf, 2.5MB)
Virginia Credit Union Political Action Committee (VACUPAC)
The race is on! Compete in the VACUPAC 500 Credit Union Challenge for a chance to win $500! Contribute to VACUPAC on or before September 15 to be eligible. VACUPAC is a non-partisan, voluntary effort to support political candidates who support credit unions and the issues that matter to us.
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 for 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
Leading a Sales-Focused Culture Seminar
Registration is open for the Leading a Sales-Focused Culture Seminar September 10 in Richmond. With sessions on sales and member loyalty, this seminar is ideal for head tellers, operations managers, retail sales, and CEOs. Registration packet is enclosed or visit www.vacul.org/Events#id=89&wid=501&cid=573
East Coast Marketing & Business Development Conference
Register today 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. And, to make things more exciting, CMC Meridian will be holding a drawing for a 4-day, 3-night cruise to the Bahamas on Norwegian Cruise Line. 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. To see the current list of sponsors, follow this link: www.vacul.org/About/Event-Calendar/VACUPAC-Golf-Tournament-Legislative-Forum
|(pdf, 2MB) Golfer registration form|
|(pdf, 2.6MB) 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.
Labor Day Closing Sign
We have enclosed a Labor Day Closing Sign.
Don’t miss our upcoming webinars:
- Regulatory Implications of FFIEC Authentication Guidance
- Red Flags for ID Theft, Bribery & Privacy (Required Compliance Series)
- Collection Compliance: What Constitutes a Violation of the FDCPA
- Compliance Management & Fair Lending Training for the Board (Director Series)
- Home Equity/Second Lien Risk Management
For more information and to register, visit our web site at http://www.vacul.org/Education/League-Online-Training.