CUs respond with more than $500K in Harvey assistance

first_img continue reading » Although they are barely in the first stages of recovery from destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey, leaders of the Cornerstone Credit Union League are already overwhelmed with the outpouring of support they have received from the credit union system.“While we never want to live through a natural disaster of this magnitude, the cooperative spirit of credit unions always rises to the top,” said Caroline Willard, president/CEO of the Cornerstone Credit Union League. “I thought I knew what ‘people helping people’ meant, but this week, I’ve been schooled.”As of Thursday afternoon, the National Credit Union Foundation’s CU Aid and the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation have collected more than $500,000 to support the needs of employees and volunteers of credit unions. Roughly $100,000 has come in through the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation with the remaining contributions having been made to CU Aid. Additionally, 18 phase one $1,000 disaster relief grants have already been approved by the Cornerstone Foundation, 15 of which have already been funded. Further aid is still needed. 18SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

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Inter Milan set sights on Manchester United striker

first_img Javier Hernandez 1 Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez is on Inter Milan’s summer shopping list, according to reports in Italy.The Mexican has spent the season on loan at Real Madrid and has impressed in spells, particularly when scoring the winner in their Champions League quarter-final tie against Atletico Madrid.But it appears he has no future at Old Trafford, while Madrid are seemingly reluctant to commit themselves to a permanent deal for the striker.And Top Calcio 24 believe that could see the Nerazzurri join the running for his signature, with Roberto Mancini keen to see his side improve ahead of next season.They are also in the market for Yaya Toure, and a potential deal for Hernandez means they could raid both Manchester clubs in one summer.last_img read more

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