Field Consulting In
addition to the educational scholarships available, the Foundation
supports an active program of in-the-field front-line and
management training for credit unions. This consulting focuses
on strategic development and new product and service implementation.
Education is at the heart of the Georgia Credit Union Foundation's
mission. The Foundation provides educational scholarships
for Affiliates-sponsored programs or conferences, and for
SRCUS, VAP, STAR, MERIT and VLP programs. Click here for a scholarship grant application (Adobe PDF).
Service Grants and Support The Foundation provides
grants for strategic planning, member research, marketing
planning and materials audit services and similar assistance
needed to place credit unions on firm ground. Click here for a scholarship grant application (Adobe PDF).
Grants Focusing on marketing and business development
activities. Equipment and auditing grants may be granted on
a case-by-case basis. Click here for a grant application (Adobe PDF).
Relief The Foundation assists Georgia credit unions,
their staffs and their communities in times of disaster caused
by catastrophes such as flooding and tornadoes. Direct contributions
are available to those who have suffered damage or loss. (Click
here for a disaster relief grant application.)
Service The Foundation supports credit union development
and disaster relief through its support of the National Credit
Service Georgia's People-to-People Partnership
Program receives Foundation support for cross-cultural exchange
programs benefiting Georgia credit unions and Polish credit
unions. Recognizing the needs of the credit union movement
worldwide, the Foundation also supports educational and disaster
relief programs for credit unions in other countries.