The African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC) was created to increase the strength of the global credit union community. We are a non-profit organization of African-American professionals and volunteers in the credit union industry.
"To increase diversity within the credit
union community through advocacy
and professional development."
AACUC Statement on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
The African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC) recognizes the differences and distinctions of each individual, group, or organization that are represented in society and within the credit union movement. In alignment with the AACUC’s history and goals, we define diversity in our mission to express the inclusion, advocacy, and support of African-Americans throughout the credit union community and at large. Notwithstanding, the AACUC welcomes the membership of all individuals, groups and organizations in furtherance of its mission to strengthen the global credit union movement.
Calendar of Events
Hack to the Future
October 15 - December 20, 2020
Finastra is delighted to announce #Hacktothefuture 2020 and your chance to get involved.
This year, we are championing a global, virtual hackathon that aims to bring about change and fairness to all the world’s citizens. Our aim is to ignite and empower ideas that have the potential to change the world of financial services, and welcome banks, fintechs, universities and other communities to collaborate across three themes:
- Hacking systemic inequalities
- Hacking COVID-19
- Embracing technology-enabled change
AACUC is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting
Friday, December 4th
10:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
Meeting ID: 814 5929 8750
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AACUC 22nd Annual Conference
August 17 - August 20, 2021
TradeWinds Island Grand Resort
African-American Credit Union Coalition Welcomes Fiserv as Corporate Partner
Fiserv will support professional development and technology accessibility initiatives for
member credit unions, as well as the “I’ve Got Five On It” Giving Tuesday campaign
SNELLVILLE, GA 12/1/2020 – Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) is the newest corporate partner of the African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC), an organization dedicated to increasing the strength of the credit union community and African-American credit unions and professionals in particular.
In addition to supporting AACUC internship and mentorship programs, Fiserv will work with the Coalition to help identify specific research, analytics or technology needs of member credit unions and work to make needed capabilities more accessible. Fiserv will also make a monetary donation and champion events and initiatives such as the “I’ve got Five on It” Giving Tuesday campaign.
“As a year that has galvanized support for the African-American community comes to a close, we are looking toward the future along with organizations like Fiserv,” said Renée Sattiewhite, AACUC president and chief executive officer. “The Fiserv corporate partnership will help our member credit unions support their people and communities during a time of national change and opportunity.”
The AACUC has worked tirelessly to increase diversity and eliminate discrimination both in the credit union industry and nationally – aims that are well aligned with Forward Together, the Fiserv commitment to diversity and inclusion. As a part of this commitment, Fiserv is investing $10 million in Black -and minority-owned business through its Back2Business initiative. The corporate partnership with AACUC complements this effort.
“Fiserv works with credit unions of all sizes and charters, including many institutions focused on specific segments and underbanked communities” said Derek Everett, general manager of Credit Union Solutions at Fiserv and the executive sponsor of the partnership. “As we begin our work with AACUC, our team is looking forward to strengthening existing relationships and forging new ones with the diverse communities and professionals AACUC strives to empower.”
In a world that is moving faster than ever before, Fiserv helps clients deliver solutions that are in step with the way people live and work today – financial services at the speed of life. Learn more at fiserv.com.
Donate to the AACUC “I’ve Got Five on It” Matching Campaign – Click to Donate
AACUC Corporate Partners - https://www.aacuc.org/corporate-allies
About Forward Together - fisv.co/diversityandinclusion
About Back2Business - fisv.co/back2business
About the African-American Credit Union Coalition
The African-American Credit Union Coalition (AAACUC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. AACUC is comprised of professionals and volunteers in the credit union industry. Affiliation with AACUC offers a unique opportunity to influence and shape the credit union movement and its governmental affairs. The organization works to promote personal and professional growth of its members and advocates to improve economic development of surrounding communities that are often underserved. AACUC supports programs that include expanding the interest and increasing the number of minorities in the credit union movement, increasing outreach of the credit union movement in African countries and in the United States through mentoring, scholarship programs, and much more.
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