Credit unions represent 100 million Americans; almost 3 million in Illinois. That’s grassroots power! We can positively impact our future and ensure we remain the best financial services option for consumers. There are many opportunities for you to get involved and stay engaged. You have a voice in Springfield and Washington — let it be heard!
Find out how to take action by contacting your state and federal lawmakers, and ways to follow up after a meeting with legislators and your League.
Grassroots Coordinator Initiative
As part of our ongoing efforts to improve our advocacy programs, the ICUL introduced the “Grassroots Coordinator” initiative to increase political participation by all credit unions in the state.
Project Zip Code
This secure program counts your members by legislative districts and combines this information with nationwide credit union data to help advocacy efforts.
MAP – Member Activation Program
Learn how engaging your credit union’s members with advocacy communications can strengthen and grow your members’ loyalty.
CUNA, state Leagues, credit unions and their members – as one, form the most powerful advocate for credit unions in the country. Discover how our combined reach make things happen.
Events and Conferences
Find dates, speakers, locations and registration materials for the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), State Legislative Day and Hike-the-Hill.