Ukrainian Crisis Response


Stay updated on the state of
Ukraine's credit union system

World Council created this page as a resource for the latest news and information about how credit unions in Ukraine are faring in the face of the Russian invasion, and how the worldwide credit union movement is responding to help them. All of the content is provided by World Council, its members, or their affiliated credit unions and financial cooperatives. To share information from your organization on this page, please email us at To make a donation to to Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions' Ukrainian Credit Union Displacement Fund, click here

A Story of Credit Union Empowerment from Ukraine

The theme for International Credit Union Day 2022 is "Empower Your Financial Future with a Credit Union." 

World Council of Credit Unions is looking forward to celebrating that theme on Thursday, October 20. On Episode 16 of The Global Credit Union Podcast, we share an example of one such empowerment story from Ukraine, where a credit union association empowered an employee of one of its member credit unions to improve her safety and financial future.

Hear the personal story of Oksana Hovorushchenko by clicking here.

To learn more about International Credit Union Day 2022, visit