There is no one-size-fits-all DEI solution and your next steps will depend on the circumstances at your individual credit union. Use this Road Map to proceed along a personal, operational, and organizational change pathway.Download
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Putting Financial Well-Being for All into Practice
People want to feel financially secure and know they are on a path to financial health and well-being. Filene and the National Credit Union Foundation assembled research, case studies, and resources that point to the strategic value of centering employee and member financial well-being.Download
Strategy Guide to Creating Social Impact
To promote lasting positive social change, it is critical to view challenges from their underlying roots. This guide offers an overview for credit unions to flexibly and strategically address societal challenges and become key players in developing resilient communities.Download
The Filene Fill-In fills you in on what's going on at Filene and out and about in the financial services world. Here are a few episodes you may find interesting.
Jul 13 2022
Financial well-being for all continues to be a problem in today's social, economic and political environment. Learn more on how credit union are, and can continue to, advance financial well-being for all whom they serve.
Feb 20 2020
Meet Filene's new Fellow for the Center for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Dr. Quinetta Roberson joined the Filene Fill-In to talk about the work she’s embarking on with us over the next five years and why she feels this research is so groundbreaking not only for credit unions but for all businesses.
Feb 04 2019
Ep. 44: "Is your credit union ready to welcome me?" with Dreamer Kenia Calderon
Kenia Calderon shares her story of how she came to work with Coopera and her experience as a Dreamer getting a loan through a credit union for her Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA application