Member News

St. Anne’s Credit Union Elevates Karen Skinner to Senior Vice President, Operations and Compliance

October 21, 2021

Eileen M. Danahey, President/CEO of St. Anne’s Credit Union, along with its Board of Directors, is pleased to announce the promotion of Karen Skinner to Senior Vice President, Operations and Compliance


Mills42 Federal Credit Union Pitches In to Share Food and Change Lives

October 21, 2021

Members of  the Mills42 FCU Team recently devoted hours of their time to “sharing food and changing lives” with The Merrimack Valley Food Bank, which has been feeding residents of the community who are in need since 1991.


Summary of October NCUA Board Meeting

October 21, 2021

The National Credit Union Administration Board approved two items during its nineth open meeting of 2021:

•         A final rule that adds the sensitivity to market risk or “S” component to the existing CAMEL rating system and redefines the liquidity risk or “L” component; and

•         A final rule that expands the list of permissible activities and services credit union service organizations or CUSOs are allowed to engage in.

In addition, the NCUA Board received a semiannual briefing on cybersecurity risks confronting credit unions and the financial services sector.


Members First Credit Union Celebrates Grand Opening of New Main Office

October 20, 2021

Members First Credit Union recently celebrated the grand opening of its new main office with a ribbon cutting and reception. The new main office is an 18,000-square-foot, three-story building offering full-service banking with a two-lane drive-up, onsite parking, and convenient access from the Amoskeag Bridge. In addition to a full-service branch, the new facility houses the credit union’s executive management and back-office support teams.


Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union Awards $1,500 to Westford Chorus

October 20, 2021

Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union is pleased to present Westford Chorus with a $1,500 donation, through their Give-A-Click campaign. The Give-A-Click program runs quarterly on the We Share a Common Thread Foundation website (WSACT.com). Community members visit the site, learn about the worthy non-profit contestants, and cast their vote for the one they would like to support. The organization with the most votes at the end of the quarter is awarded a $1,500 donation from the Foundation.


Credit Union Elder Financial Abuse Virtual Training Program

October 20, 2021

In collaboration with the Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office, the Association is pleased to invite member credit unions to register for its upcoming credit union virtual Elder Financial Abuse training session on Monday, November 15 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.


EANE Weekly: Compliance Hotline; Vax Mandates; and Solving Talent Problems

October 20, 2021

Employers Association of the NorthEast shares HR resources, tips, and training with CCUA members. This week's highlights include: Hotline Call of the Week; VAX Updates; and Solving Talent Problems


Pawtucket CU Announces Promotions and New Hire

October 19, 2021

Brian A. Azar, President/CEO of Pawtucket Credit Union, announces Kevin Farrell has joined the Credit Union as Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending & Mortgage Originations, Amy DiGuilio has been promoted to Assistant Vice President of Retail Lending and Michael Silva has been promoted to Assistant Vice President of IT Support & Service Desk.


St. Jean’s CU’s Surface Meets with Mass. Senate Minority Leader

October 18, 2021

St. Jean’s Credit Union President/CEO C. David Surface recently joined Massachusetts Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr in the First Essex and Middlesex District to discuss a variety of business and credit union issues.


2021 Award Winners Honored at APEX Conference

October 18, 2021

The Cooperative Credit Union Association honored the ‘Best of the Best’ at the Awards of Excellence program held during its APEX Conference last week. Now, more than ever before, these awards honor those people who make a difference by their personal embrace of the credit union system and its values and principles - truly heroes and “credit union legends” among us who set examples for all to follow.


McLean Urges NCUA to Level Playing Field for CUs

October 18, 2021

In responding to request for comments on the National Credit Union Administration’s proposed rule on the Complex Credit Union Leverage Ratio (“CCULR”), Cooperative Credit Union Association President/CEO Ron McLean urged the NCUA to set the CCULR leverage requirement at 9% permanently so that credit unions will have a level playing field with community banks adopting the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s Community Bank Leverage Ratio.


CCUA Board Adopts DEI as 8th Cooperative Principle

October 18, 2021

Last week, The Board of Directors of The Cooperative Credit Union Association announced the adoption of an 8th Cooperative Principle in support of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion to strengthen its commitment to credit unions and their work to bring about transformational and structural change in our nation to ensure financial inclusion for all, including those excluded from the traditional financial system.


Leominster Credit Union Donates to Fathering Fathers, Inc.

October 17, 2021

Leominster Credit Union (LCU) presented a check for $5,000 to Fathering Fathers, Inc., a non-profit mentoring organization, dedicated to raising up healthy, confident, and well-prepared young men. The lion’s share of this donation will go to help jump start a girl’s mentoring program based out of Clinton Middle School and Tahanto Regional, in Clinton and Boylston, Massachusetts respectively.


CCUA Announces New Board Members, Thanks Departing Directors

October 13, 2021

The Cooperative Credit Union Association, serving credit unions throughout Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island, is pleased to announce the election of four new board members during the Association’s business meeting on October 13, 2021.   


EANE Weekly - Hotline Call of the Week; EANE’s 2021 Inspire HR Conference

October 13, 2021

Employers Association of the NorthEast shares HR resources, tips, and training with CCUA members. This week's highlights include: Hotline Call of the Week; EANE’s 2021 Inspire HR Conference


Engaging Effectively with the Hispanic Community 

October 11, 2021

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, credit unions from throughout the region joined with the Cooperative Credit Union Association last week to better understand and learn how to engage with this growing market. 


Nussle Joins McLean, Panel for ICU Day Dissussion of Cooperative Model

October 08, 2021

Is your credit union reaping the full benefits and value that’s associated with being a financial cooperative? Discover and harness the unique and powerful influence of this value-centric business model for your credit union.


Rhode Island AG’s Office Holds Elder Financial Abuse Training

October 07, 2021

The Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office recently held a substantive training program on elder financial abuse for financial institutions, which was well attended by Association member credit unions.


EANE Weekly: Hotline Call of the Week; Vaccine Mandates; and Culture Strategy

October 06, 2021

Employers Association of the NorthEast shares HR resources, tips, and training with CCUA members. This week's highlights include: Hotline Call of the Week; Vaccine Mandates; and Culture Strategy


Is CDFI Certification a Good Fit for Your Credit Union? Hint: Just Do It!

October 05, 2021

The Cooperative Credit Union Association, in partnership with Inclusiv and with a panel of CDFI-certified credit union leaders, recently examined the process and benefits of certification for credit unions and their communities.


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