Recommended by Amy K: Compliance Webinar
Federally insured credit unions can get valuable information on Bank Secrecy Act and anti-money laundering compliance during a National Credit Union Administration webinar scheduled for April 14. Register here for “Bank Secrecy Act Update.” The webinar is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. CT and run for approximately 60 minutes. Click here for additional information.
Dakotas Sister Society!
A local “Sister Society” of the Global Women’s Leadership Network is now being formed in the Dakotas. Thanks to the efforts of Nanci Wilson from University Federal Credit Union (Grand Forks, ND) along with Jaymason Bramblee from Oahe Federal Credit Union (Pierre, SD), the first meeting of the Dakotas Sister Society is scheduled for April 28th at 2:00 p.m. (CT) via Zoom. To register, simply RSVP to Nanci Wilson by April 26th and be sure to follow us on Facebook. The group plans to reconnect quarterly following the initial meeting.
Vue Community CU Seeking Full-Time MSR
Vue Community Credit Union in Bismarck, ND has an opening for a full-time Member Service Representative. They are seeking an individual that is service orientated to join their team! Vue is a growing credit union that is focused on member relations. If you are interested please contact Lori or Steve at the 818 E Main Ave location, call 701-223-6533 or apply online at vueccu.com.
Credit Unions United Chapter Annual Meeting
The Credit Unions United Chapter has scheduled their Annual Meeting for Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at the Columbia Club – Minot Knights of Columbus – 2601 North Broadway – Minot, ND. Meet at 6:00 p.m. for social followed by dinner and meeting. Speaker will be Sue Hamilton: “How Attitudes Affect Others.” Remember, the group will be adhering to all state and city guidelines to protect all chapter members, so please refrain from attending if you are feeling ill. RSVP to Susan Bergman, GEM Federal Credit Union 701-852-3866.
Central Chapter Annual Meeting
The Central Chapter has scheduled their “Annual” Meeting, Team Building & Golf Theme Night on April 20 at the Huron Event Center – 501 Wisconsin Ave SW, Huron SD. Meet at 6:00 p.m. and dress up in your best “golfing” gear. Prizes will be awarded for the Most Creative Costume, and Best Overall Costumes, individual and group. RSVP to Dawn VanAsh, Oahe FCU 605.224.6264.
North Central Chapter Meeting
The North Central Chapter Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, April 22, hosted by North Star Community Credit Union at Harriman’s Restaurant – 114 Central Avenue – Maddock ND. Meet at 5:15 p.m. for social, followed by dinner and program with Ronelle Mehlhoff, Vice President Talent and Development with North Star Community Credit Union. RSVP to Vicki Foss, North Star Community Credit Union.
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Summit Coming Soon
The Summit is rapidly approaching on May 3 – 4 at the Delta Marriott Hotel and Convention center in Fargo. DakCU is proud to offer this year’s Summit with outstanding educational content, as well as the opportunity to interact with preferred solution providers and business partners. Attend our Annual Business Meeting, the elegant Awards Banquet, and breakout sessions that will address industry hot topics. Our staff is looking forward to reconnecting with you and we can’t wait to host our first in-person event of 2021. Be sure to visit our Summit Event Page for more details and the complete agenda.
In the Spotlight
Do you know someone at your credit union or another credit union, either employee or volunteer, who has an interesting story? Nominate them for the CU Professionals Spotlight by emailing their name and a brief explanation of why they are “Spotlight” material to Shawn Brummer.
April is Youth Month!
Don’t forget about Youth Month all through April! Watch our Facebook page for fun “financial well-being” style memes that you can share to promote #CUYouthMonth or email Shawn Brummer for the set of 10 graphics that you can use whenever you wish. We also have some special deals on promotional items for our Pee Wee and Friends® subscribers. Visit the Igloo Mall or contact Deb Kruckenberg for more information about Pee Wee and Friends®.
Free Small CU Webinar Series
Don’t forget the free CUNA-League System Small CU Webinar Series! This series provides actionable, relevant and operation-improving best practices while bringing free education to small credit unions on the most important issues they face. Each live webinar takes place on Tuesdays at 2:00 p.m. CT (1:00 p.m. MT) now through Spring 2021. While subjects are wide-ranging, each webinar will aim to answer many of the biggest questions facing small credit unions. *Please note: the Small CU Webinar Series is designed for credit unions $75M and under in assets. Register here for the series. For additional information, including a complete lineup of upcoming topics, click here.
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