Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

CU System
Herring notes power of cooperatives
CINCINNATI (3/17/08)--Bill Herring, CEO of Cincinnati Central CU, spoke about the power of cooperatives when addressing attendees of the Credit Union National Association’s 2008 Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C., earlier this month. Herring discussed the need for credit unions to build stronger relationships with local cooperatives during a breakout session titled “All in the Family: Co-ops as Advocacy and Business Partners” (eLumination March 13). “It is important that credit unions are exposed to the opportunities provided by the cooperative movement in the U.S.,” Herring said. “As credit unions look to get more involved with small business, it is important to look to the future, and I believe that you will find many opportunities in your own communities by working with worker-owned cooperatives,” he continued. As an example, Cincinnati Central CU provides membership to employees of Co-op Janitorial Services in exchange for their services, Herring noted. For more information about cooperatives, use the link.
Other Resources

RSS print
News Now LiveWire
#creditunions emphasize co-op principles during National Co-op Month #NewsNow http://t.co/zEb9UFot1N
2 hours ago
Servicemember's spouse drives away with Bank on More's SUV thanks to #missouri #creditunions http://t.co/WvTrKxh0sV
3 hours ago
From @FHFA this a.m.: U.S. house prices up 0.5% in Aug. on seasonally adjusted basis from previous month. More here: http://t.co/1yVDOPggeX
4 hours ago
@TheNCUA open meeting is slated to start at 10 a.m. ET. Should be a quick one. #NewsNow http://t.co/rfYjnat7eI
5 hours ago
Mass. CUs in unanimous vote joined RI and NH CUs in approving merger of the 3 state leagues 2 form the Cooperative Credit Union Association.
5 hours ago