CURRENT Newsletter | March 14, 2023
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Last Chance to Register: Compliance Roundtable Set for March 15
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.
Small CUs: Need Financial Assistance to Attend IGNITE 2023? Let Us Know!
Credit unions with less than $50 million in assets: Are you interested in attending IGNITE | the League Annual Meeting, but you need financial assistance to cover costs? We may be able to help! Last year, the generous contributions of business partners helped provide scholarships for smaller CUs to attend IGNITE. If you’re interested in attending but need financial aid, please contact your League’s Mary Amyx at email@example.com.
League Board Seeks Nominees for Kirsch, Farley Awards
We are seeking your recommendations for prospective candidates for our annual awards. The Virginia Credit Union League Board will name the winners of this year’s James P. Kirsch Lifetime Achievement Award and Eugene H. Farley Jr. Award of Excellence at the Annual Meeting in Williamsburg on May 25, 2023. The deadline for submissions is March 22.
League's Blau a Panelist on Nationwide CDFI Webinar
League Chief Advocacy Officer JT Blau was a featured panelist on a Community Development Financial Institutions webinar hosted today by Inclusiv. Blau shared recent developments in Virginia related to the state's CDFI program and the advocacy work of credit unions and the League in support of a bill during the recently completed General Assembly session to codify the state’s CDFI Fund.
CDFI Fund Holding March Conference Call on ACR, Submission Process
The Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) is holding an informational conference call intended to serve as a forum for Certified CDFIs and other Annual Certification and Data Collection Report (ACR) stakeholders to ask questions and discuss the ACR and its submission process. The call is free to the general public and does not require advance registration. The call is scheduled for March 16, at 3 p.m. More information can be accessed on the CDFI Fund's website here.
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.
In Other News ...
- League Announces Scholarship Availability for Southeast CUNA Management School
- CU Directors: Registration Now Open for SE Regional Directors’ Conference
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- ValleyStar Credit Union's Business Development Manager Selected for Financial Wellbeing for All Committee