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CURRENT Newsletter | March 10, 2023

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League Attends Swearing-In Ceremony for Rep. Jennifer McClellan

Rep. Jennifer McClellan took the oath of office on Tuesday evening, assuming the 4th Congressional District seat held by her friend and mentor, the late Donald McEachin. League Chief Advocacy Officer JT Blau attended the ceremony.

League Hosting March 15 Compliance Roundtable

League Chief Advocacy Officer JT Blau and League compliance hotline lead attorney Jay Spruill will cover compliance hot topics and the regulatory issues that need to be on your radar. This free, hour-long program starts at 10 a.m.

League, Fiserv Partnering on April 20 Payments Workshop

The payments industry is constantly changing. Join your League and Fiserv on April 20 for an interactive Payments Workshop to learn how payments are the path to member engagement. Explore solutions that can help you mitigate risk, grow your business, and offer the cash and digital payment options consumers demand.

Calling All Golfers, Sponsors: VACUPAC Challenge Tees Off May 24

Kickstart your IGNITE | Annual Meeting experience by hitting the links in the 34th Annual VACUPAC Golf Challenge, being held May 24 in Williamsburg. Proceeds from the tournament support the Virginia Credit Union Political Action Committee (VACUPAC), the non-partisan PAC working for the benefit of all Virginia-based credit unions. You can support the tournament as a golfer, as a sponsor, and even better, both!

Richmond-Area VACUPAC Golf Tournament Set for May 9

Sponsored by Henrico Federal Credit Union, the Bill Dawson VACUPAC Golf Tournament tees off May 9, at the Hunting Hawk Golf Club! It’s another great way to support our advocacy efforts! Golfers needed; sponsors needed!

IGNITE 2023: CUNA Mutual Group’s Steve Rick to Deliver Economic Update

Back by popular demand at IGNITE 2023: CUNA Mutual Group Chief Economist Steven Rick analyzes the economic outlook for 2023 and beyond, with a particular focus on how the outlook has deteriorated under the weight of high inflation rates and rapid monetary tightening. What will higher interest rates mean for the economy in 2023 and beyond? Are fundamental job market changes apt to cause long-term labor shortages and wage pressures? Explore the possible paths of the economy and what impact it will have on credit union balance sheets and income statements for the next two years.

Related: Small CUs: Need Financial Assistance to Attend IGNITE 2023? Let Us Know!

League Announces Scholarship Availability for Southeast CUNA Management School

Registration is now open Southeast CUNA Management June 18 – 23, 2023 in Athens, GA. Your League is now accepting scholarship applications for the school for interested attendees from credit unions with less than $250 million in assets. (April 24 is the scholarship deadline and scholarship awardees will be notified by May 10). The 2023 session is set to provide new and returning students with an exciting year of training, networking and knowledge that will help them progress through the program and at their respective credit unions.

CU Directors: Registration Now Open for SE Regional Directors’ Conference

Join us July 23-26 in Memphis, Tennessee for the Southeast Regional Directors Conference. This year’s conference features a full range of informative educational sessions on critical, timely issues related to the economy, lending environment, and more.

Get Recognized for Your Good Works in Community Involvement, Financial Education and Member Service

Your League and CUNA want to recognize and honor your good work in serving your members, bettering your community, and arming individuals with the knowledge they need to manage their finances successfully. Entries for the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award, Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Member Service Award, and the Desjardins Financial Education Awards are due June 30.

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