DES MOINES, Iowa (4/17/08)--Twelve Iowa credit unions will launch the Credit Union Family Partnership Program--the Iowa Credit Union Foundation’s Individual Development Account (IDA) initiative. Participating credit unions were selected by the foundation’s IDA Committee, composed of foundation executive committee members (ICUF April Foundation Newsletter
April 2). The pilot group will include:
* ACE Community CU, Ames; * Affinity CU, Des Moines; * Ascentra CU, Bettendorf; * Cedar Falls Community CU, Cedar Falls: * Community 1st CU, Ottumwa; * Dupaco Community CU, Dubuque; * DuTrac Community CU, Dubuque; * Employees CU, Estherville; * Family Community CU, Charles City; * Linn Area CU, Cedar Rapids; * Marine CU, Decorah; and * Veridian CU, Waterloo.
The pilot credit unions will participate in a day-long training session today, led by Coopera Consulting, which is providing staff support to the foundation for the program.