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February 2, 2023 - For the sixth straight year, Nusenda Credit Union has received the New Mexico Family Friendly Business Award by Family Friendly New Mexico for its best-in-class workplace policies.
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February 1, 2023 - Today, Nusenda announced the 2023 application period for its Financial Education Innovation Award. This program began in 2018 to recognize educators who go above and beyond to improve financial well-being across New Mexico.
Full Story about Nusenda opens applications for 2023 Financial Education Innovation Awards
January 26, 2023 Nusenda Credit Union announced the distribution of more than $7.7 million in Earn Your Return bonus dividends and Community Rewards to qualifying members.
Full Story about Nusenda returns over $7.8 million to members
December 15, 2022 Nusenda Credit Union was recently named Best Financial Institution and Best Mortgage lender by Valencia County News-Bulletin readers.
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December 13, 2022 - Nusenda Credit Union partnered with the UNM Children’s Hospital and Jardin de los Ninos this holiday season to help bring joy to kids in need. Nusenda employees across the state participated in the two-week toy drive, donating toys and funds to bring holiday cheer.
Full Story about Nusenda supports children in New Mexico with state-wide toy drive
November 30, 2022 - Nusenda Credit Union partnered with KOAT-TV for the 15th straight year to collect coats for kids in New Mexico. The month-long coat drive ended last week, with thousands of contributions flooding in across the state.
Full Story about Nusenda members and employees donate thousands of coats for annual KOATs for Kids drive
November 16, 2022 - Nusenda Foundation recently announced its 2022 Community Rewards grant recipients. The Foundation awarded 104 recipients a total of $630,000 in funds for programs that are creating positive change and producing economic opportunities across New Mexico.
Full Story about Nusenda Foundation announces $630,000 Community Rewards grant payout in support of 97 organizations across the state
November 3, 2022 - Nusenda Credit Union was recently named Best Credit Union and Best Bank in the 2022 Rio Rancho Observer’s Readers’ Choice poll. This is the fifth year that Nusenda has received the honor. The Credit Union was also named runner-up in the Best Business Donor category.
Full Story about Nusenda Credit Union named Best Credit Union in Rio Rancho for fifth consecutive year
November 1, 2022 Nusenda recently announced four new community lending partners in its Co-op Capital microloan program: Southwest Native Assets Coalition, Cruces Creatives, The Climate Change Leadership Institute, and WESST.
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October 10, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union employees throughout New Mexico devoted today's federal holiday to support the communities of Albuquerque, Espanola, Las Cruces, Rio Rancho, Santa Fe, Socorro, Taos, and Valencia County. Over 350 Nusenda employees participated, volunteering over 1,400 hours.
Full Story about Over 350 Nusenda employees volunteer for sixth annual "Community Day"
September 29, 2022
Michelle Dearholt, Nusenda Credit Union’s Executive Vice President of Operations, was honored as a Diverse Business Leader by Albuquerque Business First. This award recognizes leaders that embody what it truly means to champion diversity and inclusion in relation to professional achievement, contributions to the community, and leadership qualities.
Full Story about Albuquerque Business First honors Nusenda’s Michelle Dearholt as a Diverse Business Leader
September 29, 2022
Nusenda announced this fall semester it has rolled out new financial literacy courses at the University of New Mexico and Santa Fe Community College. The courses are designed to support first-year students and promote a basic understanding of personal financial literacy and access to trustworthy, affordable financial resources.
Full Story about Nusenda expands financial literacy courses with the University of New Mexico and Santa Fe Community College
September 27, 2022
New Mexico Tech and Nusenda Credit Union today signed an agreement bolstering the university’s mission to support the development and commercialization of intellectual property developed by faculty, staff, and students.
Full Story about New Mexico Tech and Nusenda Sign Collaboration Agreement
September 19, 2022
June Manning, who leads Nusenda’s Co-op Capital microlending program, was honored as a Santa Fe Hispanic Chamber of Commerce top business leader in this year’s
40 Under Forty honoree.
Full Story about Santa Fe Hispanic Chamber of Commerce honors Nusenda’s June Manning as a 40 Under Forty Business Leader
July 30, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union has been named by Albuquerque Journal readers as Best Bank for the second straight year and Best Credit Union for the ninth consecutive year. Nusenda was also ranked No.1 in the Best Auto Loan and Best Business Donor (nonprofit) categories.
Full Story about Nusenda Credit Union named Best Credit Union for ninth consecutive year; wins overall Best Bank ranking
July 19, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union is hosting a grand opening event for its newest Santa Fe location on Saturday, July 23, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 502 N. Guadalupe Street at DeVargas Center. After opening its first Santa Fe branch more than 14 years ago, Nusenda now serves more than 11,000 members in the area.
Full Story about Nusenda Credit Union celebrates second Santa Fe branch with DeVargas Grand Opening
June 28, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union has again been named by its employees as the Albuquerque Journal No. 1 Top Workplace in New Mexico. Not only has Nusenda been consistently ranked since the award began ten years ago, but this also marks the second year in which the credit union has been ranked No. 1 in its Large Business category.
Full Story about Albuquerque Journal Names Nusenda Credit Union the No. 1 Top Large Workplace for the second year in a row
June 14, 2022
Nusenda Foundation announced today the Nusenda Community Rewards 2022 Grant Applications are now open. The application deadline is Aug. 1, 2022.
Full Story about Nusenda Community Rewards® 2022 Grant Applications Now Open
June 6, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union announced today the opening of its second Santa Fe location. The new branch is located at 502 N. Guadalupe Street at DeVargas Center.
Full Story about Nusenda Credit Union opens DeVargas branch in Santa Fe
May 30, 2022
Nusenda Credit Union announced today the hiring of Erica Barreiro as its new Chief Learning & Diversity Officer.
“We look forward to welcoming Erica to the Nusenda team,” said Nusenda President/CEO Joe Christian. “Her track record of innovation and leadership in learning and workplace culture will help advance our commitment to an inclusive and exceptional workplace.”
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