CUNA Mutual Group Contributes $100,000 to Tsunami Relief
CUNA Mutual Group Public Relations
MADISON, WI — The CUNA Mutual Group - through
its International Division - has donated $100,000
via the National Credit
Union Foundation to the
Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions Tsunami
Disaster Relief Fund.
The fund was created to help rebuild credit
unions and those communities
affected by the tsunami.
"The tsunami is a disaster of epic
CUNA Mutual wants to
assist in the credit union recovery effort," said
Ralph Swoboda, senior
vice president of CUNA Mutual's International
Division. "So many lives were
lost and impacted, and hundreds of credit unions
were destroyed. CUNA
Mutual and its International Division join other
leaders of the credit
union industry in their efforts to help rebuild
credit unions in the
The CUNA Mutual Group is the leading provider
financial services to
credit unions and their members worldwide,
offering lending, protection,
financial, employee and member solutions through
technological innovations and multiple service
channels. More information
on the company is available on the company's Web
site at 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.
Organization: CUNA Mutual Group