Oregon: Efforts To Reach Hispanics Include New CU
The Credit Union Association of Oregon has directed its member CUs to examine their
Alison Carr, the CUAO's director of education and training, said the association offered a program last fall called
Carr is the CUAO's liaison to Hacienda Community CU, which was founded in October 2002 to serve the tri-county
The new CU already has more than 300 members, Carr said. "The project is going well. It has been strongly
Additional support has come from the largest CU in the state, Portland Teachers CU, which has donated staff time,
The CUAO is working closely with Hacienda Community "to build a strong foundation for success down the road,"
Rogue FCU, which was founded in Medford, Ore., in 1956, is another CU that serves the growing Hispanic