One example of an internship program that is working to make a difference in the lives of minority students is AACUC
's, Reaching Toward the Future Internship Program.
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.
would not be the organization that it is today without the influences of the Hall of Famers," Smith said.
Hash is a champion for causes, not only in the Baltimore area, but outside of the United States, the AACUC
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.
Founded in 1999, the AACUC
was formed to increase the number of black professionals in the credit union industry through its internship and mentorship programs, among other efforts.
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
Forms and letters should be submitted to: AACUC
Executive Committee, Attn: Pete Crear Lifetime Achievement Award, P.
Among the sessions on the agenda at the AACUC
conference are discussions on marketing across generations, how to effectively penetrate select employee groups and the community, membership growth and retention, and how employment law affects the decisions managers make regarding employee performance.
CUES has been a longtime supporter of the AACUC
and several of the coalition's education, fundraising and mentoring efforts.
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.