Community Leadership

Whether from the perspective of our membership, employees or the industry as a whole – credit unions should lead when it comes to values and sustainable practices.

Collaboration Amplifies Impact

Credit unions are natural collaborators – when we work together we can share best practice innovations and multiply our impact.

Credit Union Centered

We are focused on the credit union industry – the suppliers, thought leaders and stakeholders we need to influence.

News and Updates

Stay current with the latest news and sustainability resources from around the credit union industry.

United Nations Federal Credit Union (UNFCU) today published its 2021 Impact Report, detailing strong progress on corporate social responsibility (CSR). UNFCU demonstrated direct action on 14 of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
In case you missed it, you can watch the first United in Sustainability Network of 2022 on YouTube!
11 Cares partner, Clearview Federal Credit Union is hosting free, contactless Shred Day events at several of their financial centers in honor of Earth Day.
Celebrate Earth Day with some recycled best practices featured previously on CreditUnions.com

The United in Sustainability Summit

The annual United in Sustainability (UIS) Summit was established in 2018. It serves as a platform for credit unions and industry thought leaders to share information, tools and resources related to sustainability, diversity and corporate social responsibility.

2021 UIS Summit

The 4th annual summit with topics including Impact Investing for Economic and Social Good, Updates from COP26, Bringing New Green Products and Services to Market and Beyond Diversity – the Impact of Business Resources Groups on Staff Development and Employee Retention, and more!

2020 UIS Summit

A credit union focused summit, with amazing content including Growing CU Impact Through Sustainable Investments, How DEI Contributes to Organizational Effectiveness, Greening your Facilities: Lessons from the United Nations and Best Practices: Accelerating Your Sustainability Journey!

The UIS Network Working Groups

The UIS Network created three working groups based on the feedback of our credit union partners.
These working groups aim to create specific, non-duplicative value for credit unions interested in sustainability.

Roadmap Tools

A collection of environmental, social or governance (ESG) resources, tools, templates and organizations.

Collective Impact Reporting

Common templates for measuring, aggregating and reporting sustainability measures across the industry.

Industry CHAMPIONS

Credit union leaders who are articulating and advocating for the industry to reclaim its sustainability leadership position.

United in Sustainability is committed to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

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