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International Credit Union Day in October inspires hope

Join your global credit union family on Oct. 15 in celebration of the 72nd anniversary of International Credit Union (ICU) Day® This year’s theme is “Inspiring hope for a global community.”

ICU Day celebrates the spirit of the global credit union movement, reflecting upon the credit union movement’s history, promote its achievements, recognize hard work and share member experiences.  The ultimate goal is to raise awareness about the tremendous work that credit unions and other financial cooperatives are doing around the world and give members the opportunity to get more engaged. The day of festivities for credit unions and financial cooperatives globally includes fundraisers, open houses, contests, picnics, volunteering and parades. It has been celebrated on the third Thursday of October since 1948.

Share your credit union’s ICU Day plans with LSCU by emailing

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The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates represents 302 credit unions in Alabama, Florida and Georgia, with a combined total of $175 billion in assets and more than 11.6 million members. LSCU & Affiliates provides legislative and regulatory advocacy; education and training; cooperative initiatives (including financial education outreach); public messaging; information services; and business solutions.

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