Save the Date: Virtual Hike the Hill
Hike the Hill provides credit union representatives with an exciting opportunity to meet with federal legislators and talk about top issues that credit unions in Minnesota are facing. During the virtual Hike the Hill visits, credit union professionals and volunteers will meet with the entire Minnesota Congressional Delegation.
Meetings will be scheduled on various days during the week of September 20th to allow for maximum flexibility for members of Congress to able to attend. Once meetings have been scheduled, attendees will receive a calendar invitation from Network staff with the exact date and time.
Please contact Ryan Smith, MnCUN Director of Governmental Affairs with any questions.
The Women’s Leadership Network invites female credit union colleagues to our next event on Wednesday, August 18th from 10:30 am – 2:00 pm at the Holiday Inn & Suites Duluth-Downtown. The event will feature an in-person luncheon, panel discussion and networking event, plus an optional golf outing in beautiful Duluth.
We are kicking off a new series – Credit Union Superwomen – with a panel discussion highlighting several of Minnesota Credit Union’s Top Women in Finance recipients. Discussion topics include career journeys, surviving the pandemic, why a career in credit unions, and more. Our panelists include:
There will also be an optional 9-hole Golf Event following the luncheon at Grandview Golf Links, with tee times starting at 3:00 pm.
Registration is now open and the deadline is August 13th. We hope you can join us for an engaging conversation, and reconnect with your Women’s Leadership Network colleagues.
This will be the first event in a hybrid series titled Credit Union Superwomen, which will feature female industry experts both locally and nationally. Watch for more information and registration for upcoming opportunities coming soon!
For more on the Minnesota Credit Union Women’s Leadership Network, visit the group page online.
With questions, please contact MnCUN Director of Engagement Ben Hering by email or call at (651) 288-5519.
Advance your credit union career with Trailblazers Executive Readiness Training. This 12-month program is designed to accelerate executive level leadership skills and build credit union specific knowledge needed to succeed in our industry.
Having high-potential leaders in the pipeline is critical for credit unions and the industry. Designed by Minnesota Credit Union professionals – the program is intended to prepare emerging leaders for executive level positions. Topics include Leadership Skills, Credit Union Financials, Credit Union Operations, and Strategic Planning & Growth. Courses will be facilitated by both experts in the field and current credit union leaders. Upon completion participants will receive a Minnesota Credit Union Executive Leadership Certification.
The deadline to apply is Friday, July 23. With questions, contact Mara Humphrey , Andrea Molnau or Ben Hering.
Minn. Credit Union Network Celebrates WINcentive Savings Prize Winners and Over $10 Million Saved
For details about prize-linked savings, please contact Director of Engagement, Ben Hering, via email. More information about WINcentive Savings, including a list of participating credit unions, can be found at wincentivesavings.org.
As your state trade association, the Minnesota Credit Union Network works to ensure the success, growth and vitality of our member credit unions by creating a positive public environment through leadership, political advocacy, education, awareness and regulatory assistance.
We value our members’ continued trust in us, and we appreciate the opportunity to be able to serve credit unions throughout the state. We are pleased to share our efforts on behalf of credits unions for the first half of 2021.
We look forward to continuing to serve our member credit unions for the second half of 2021!
Golf tournaments are back for 2021! Join an upcoming Credit Union Chapter Golf tournament in fellowship with the credit union movement and to support Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare.
Lakes & Pines Chapter of Credit Unions Golf Tournament & Steak Fry
Proceeds to Support Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare. Register as a foursome to guarantee teammates!
Registrations due by July 30th by email or mail. Contact Jaime Preshiren by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, Aug. 6, Hoyt Lakes Golf Course
4099 Allen Jct Rd.,
Hoyt Lakes, MN 55750
$70.00 / Golf & Steak (Includes cart)
$30.00 / Person for the Steak Fry only
Twin Cities Chapter of Credit Unions Best Ball Scramble Golf Tournament
Please come support the Twin Cities Chapter of Credit Unions with proceeds benefiting Credit Unions For Kids and CUPAC. NEW discounted price for CREW members: $85 registration fee which includes golf, cart, box lunch, and one drink ticket.
Monday, August 9, 2021.
Forest Hills Golf Club
7530 North 210 Street,
Forest Lake, MN 5502
Registrations are due July 28.
Cost: $110–includes golfing, cart, box lunch and prizes
Sponsor the Twin Cities Chapter Golf Tournament
Policy Aid Quarterly Update
ViClarity (fka PolicyWorks, LLC) updated its Ability to Repay/Qualified Mortgage Policy as of June 30, 2021. The updates are described in the comments on the document and include updates for changes to the General Qualified Mortgage category as well as the addition of the Seasoned Qualified Mortgage category. PolicyAid is available to credit unions as a benefit of being a member of the Minnesota Credit Union Network.
If you have any questions regarding PolicyAid, please contact MnCUN General Counsel, Tim Tacheny.
MnCUN 2021 Session Summary Now Available
The Minnesota Credit Union Network 2021 Session Summary is now available. This publication provides an overview of relevant legislation introduced this year and includes MnCUN's position on the legislation, the outcome, and its impact on credit unions.
The Pulse is MnCUN's newsletter that keeps credit union professionals and board members updated on current news and information.