May 21, 2018: CUs honored for community-service, other initiatives

From community-service and member education to financial education for youth and financial education for adults, Maine CUs have a long and storied history of helping members and communities.  For those efforts, eleven Maine CUs were recognized with the Maine CU League’s Annual State Awards during the League’s Annual Meeting on Friday, May 18. A total… Read more »

May 19, 2018: League Board elects 2018-19 Table Officers, Announces election results

At the conclusion of the Maine CU League’s 80th Annual Meeting on Friday, May 18, the Maine CU League Board met briefly to elect new Table Officers for 2018-19. The Board met and unanimously elected the following officers for 2018-19: Chair – Tucker Cole, President/CEO of Maine State CU; Vice Chair – Joann Bisson, President/CEO… Read more »

March 20, 2018: 2017 Year-End Statistics Confirm: Maine consumers continue to embrace credit unions with increased membership and usage leading the way

Led by an average membership growth rate at Maine’s 56 credit unions of nearly 3%, recently-released year-end statistics for 2017 by the Maine Credit Union League confirmed that the popularity and growth of credit unions in Maine show no signs of slowing down.  The average member relationship increased by nearly 5% over the past year,… Read more »

March 16, 2018: Legislators give Maine CUs warm welcome in Augusta

Legislative Leaders from both the Maine House and Senate as well as a number of other legislators welcomed Maine CUs to Augusta for Maine CU Day at the State House. This year’s event was held on Thursday, March 15, in the Hall of Flags at the State House. Representatives from nearly 30 credit unions were… Read more »

March 13, 2018: Maine Credit Unions’ Campaign for Ending Hunger, Good Shepherd Food Bank announce new, major partnership

On Monday, March 12, the Maine Credit Unions’ Campaign for Ending Hunger announced a new, $100,000 commitment to Good Shepherd Food Bank’s renovation project to expand capacity and distribution at its new Greater Bangor Region Distribution Center in Hampden. The announcement included the presentation of the first installment of $50,000 to the project. In addition,… Read more »