intern Evonne Gibson could not agree more.
board subscribes to the preservation of women-managed and minority-owned credit unions to promote diversity and inclusion and add value to the credit union movement," she said.
The AACUC would not be the organization that it is today without the influences of the Hall of Famers," Smith said.
She also serves as the AACUC funding development chair.
will present Hash with the Pete Crear Lifetime Achievement award Aug.
said it also encouraged the NCUA's OMWI to collaborate, if it hasn't already, with the original FIRREA regulatory counterparts for ideas that have been successfully implemented.
Hubert Hoosman, a former AACUC
board member, spearheaded a campaign to encourage credit unions to contribute to the building of the King Memorial on the National Mall in Washington.
Mark Brantley, AACUC vice chairperson who also oversees the advocacy committee, said there may be other ways to gain more leverage.
The AACUC has built a reputation for reaching out to the unbanked and low- to moderate-income communities, Anderson said.
Through its OMWI, the NCUA should also consider encouraging the proactive recruitment of qualified minorities and women with respect to the strategic needs and goals of the agency and credit unions, the AACUC
Launched in 2004 by the AACUC
and the National Credit Union Foundation, the fund is a donor-designated fund within NCUF's Community Investment Fund.
CUES has been a longtime supporter of the AACUC
and several of the coalition's education, fundraising and mentoring efforts.