CUNA MUTUAL PROVIDES $5,000 FOR CARIBBEAN HURRICANE RELIEF
MADISON, WI – CUNA Mutual Group has provided
$5,000 to the Worldwide
Foundation, the fundraising arm of the World
Council of Credit Unions
(WOCCU), to assist Caribbean credit unions
damaged by recent hurricanes.
"The devastation of recent hurricanes took a
toll on Caribbean credit
unions," said Steve Goldberg, executive director
of the CUNA Mutual Group
Foundation. "We hope this contribution will help
with recovery efforts the
World Council is coordinating."
In August, CUNA Mutual contributed $5,000 to
Florida Credit Union
League for hurricane recovery assistance in that
The CUNA Mutual Group Foundation is the
charitable arm of the CUNA Mutual
Group, the world's largest provider of financial
services to credit unions
and their members. www.cunamutual.com.
World Council of Credit Unions is the global trade association and development agency for credit unions. World Council promotes the sustainable development of credit unions and other financial cooperatives around the world to empower people through access to high quality and affordable financial services. World Council advocates on behalf of the global credit union system before international organizations and works with national governments to improve legislation and regulation. Its technical assistance programs introduce new tools and technologies to strengthen credit unions' financial performance and increase their outreach.
World Council has implemented more than 290 technical assistance programs in 71 countries. Worldwide, 51,000 credit unions in 100 countries serve 196 million people. Learn more about World Council's impact around the world at www.woccu.org.