2017 Scholarships

We are pleased to announce that the Greater Fox Cities Chapter will once again be awarding $1,000 scholarships to three graduating high school seniors continuing on to a post-secondary education.

The scholarship awards will be based on the following two questions:

  • Essay Question: Fast forward to the year 2027: Describe what the credit union industry will look like 10 years from now.
  • Community Involvement Question: Describe ways you have helped your community. How have these experiences impacted your life and the lives of those around you?

2017 Scholarship Contest Form

Stronger Together

What does a credit union, a butter maker, a hardware store, and a camping gear retailer have in common? Our credit unions, Land O’ Lakes, True Value, and REI are all cooperatives, or co-ops. Join us September 19th to hear from Brenda Haines from the recently formed Oshkosh Food Co-op and Jenny Bernhardt from the Cooperative Network as they discuss what this cooperative thing is all about and how it benefits our communities.


This meeting is our Young Professionals night so we are offering a buy 3 get one free YP deal. We will also be voting on a proposed Chapter name change. We look forward to seeing you!

September Meeting Invitation

15th Annual Charity Golf Outing

The Fox Cities Chapter of Credit Unions invites you to an exceptional day of golf at Royal St. Patrick’s Golf Course on Monday, August 8 to support local food pantries. Together, we can reach our goal of $30,000 for Stock the Shelves.

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Scholarship Presentations

Please join us March 21 at Trolley Square for our March Meeting. This meeting includes scholarship presentations, credit union awards, and Chapter Officer elections. Social begins at 5:30, meeting at 6:30, and Hors d’oeuvres following the meeting. Please RSVP to mikem@capitalcu.com by MArch 11.

March 21 Meeting Invite

YP Night @ Verve

On Thursday, February 11 Verve is hosting YP Night with special guest Christopher Morris, Director of Communications for the National Credit Union Foundation. Christopher will present Doing Well by Doing Good – Using the Cooperative Principles to Grow your Credit Union.

You won’t want to miss this interactive session on how your credit union can grow and thrive through the cooperative principles. You’ll leave with information on how you can develop a more cooperative purpose‐driven credit union to grow and thrive.

Please RSVP by February 8 to ahutter@verveacu.com.

YP Night Flyer

Brian Branch


Join us on February 15 at The Marq for our February Chapter Meeting. Our February meeting will be our second Joint Meeting of the Chapter Season with the Brown County Chapter of Credit Unions. This meeting is Employee Night. We are excited to announce that our speaker will be Brian Branch, President & Chief Executive Officer of the World Council of Credit Unions. He will share with us a Global Credit Union Update.


Please RSVP by February 5.

February Chapter Meeting Invite

2016 Chapter Scholarships

We are pleased to announce that the Chapter will once again be awarding $1,000 scholarships to three graduating high school seniors continuing on to a post-secondary education.

Please find the attached 2016 application and criteria for distribution at your credit union. This application has been created by the Scholarship Committee to help choose the best possible candidates for our scholarships. Please do not alter the form in any way.

Fox Cites Chapter of CU’s Scholarship Entry 2016

Fraud Awareness

Our January meeting will be all about Fraud Awareness with a presentation by and panel of local Law Enforcement Officials. The meeting will be held January 11th at the Darboy Club. Social begins at 5:30pm. Our host credit unions are Verve and Badger Globe.

On the RSVP you will find the opportunity to submit a question that will be asked of our local law enforcement officials during the panel discussion. By submitting a question you will help our panel discussion be engaging by having the opportunity to answer the questions that are important to your Credit Union and your Membership.

January 2016 Chapter Meeting Invite

YPs & Politics

We hope you can join us on Monday, October 19th for our upcoming Fox Cities Chapter Meeting at Fox Cities Stadium in Appleton!

Our topic for that night is Political Activism. Tom Liebe, Wisconsin Credit Union League, will be educating us how we can personally make a difference in the credit union movement through advocacy and political support. Additionally, we will have a Legislator Panel with Representatives Jim Steineke, Gordon Hintz, Amy Stuck, Michael Schraa, Mike Rohrkaste and Al Ott. Please come prepared with any questions you would like to ask the Representatives!

We encourage your to reach out to the YPs at your credit union to attend. The YP special for this meeting is listed on the invite, be sure to check it out.

Please consider bringing additional money to the meeting, as we will be holding our annual WCULAF Silent Auction! We have some fantastic items this year!

Please RSVP and submit payment by Thursday, October 19th.

Looking forward to seeing you there!


October Chapter Invitation and RSVP

The Power of Partnership


Welcome to the 2015-2016 Fox Cities Chapter of Credit Unions Chapter Season! We are kicking off our Chapter season with our first Meeting on Monday, September 21 at Royal St Patrick’s in Wrightstown. We will be holding our Chapter Meeting along with the Brown County Chapter.

We hope you can join us as we listen to the lively Daniel Shannon, Motivational Speaker. He will be enlightening us with positive energy, inspiration and vision.

Please RSVP and submit payment by Tuesday, September 15th.

September 2015 Chapter Meeting Invite