Credit unions illustrate the people helping people philosophy in their communities.
Financial Literacy Efforts
Kansas credit unions have always recognized the importance of financial literacy—both for their members and in their communities.
From offering individual financial literacy counseling to members to presenting programs at local schools, Kansas credit unions today are engaged on multiple levels and with multiple partners to increase financial capability.
- 280,000 Kansas members had access to debt management and credit report counseling/advice through their credit union.
- Credit unions in Kansas operate 16 in-school branches that employ 89 students.
- More than 5,500 youth heard financial literacy presentations in Kansas classrooms.
- Kansas credit unions provide financial education/counseling to 12 different market segments including preschoolers, small business owners and homeowners.
Credit Union Community Involvement
Credit unions are a vital and important part of their community. See how credit unions illustrate the people helping people philosophy each and every day.
Children's Miracle Network
Credit unions nationwide support Children's Miracle Network hospitals through projects like Miracle Jeans Day and the Holiday Icon Christmas promotion.
KCUA Community Involvement
The Kansas Credit Union Association supports local programs throughout Kansas. See how our staff is involved.