Getting involved is what we're all about
We sponsor and support all sorts of events for our community.
Our day job keeps us busy in the office. But the Excite Credit Union staff likes to step out at every opportunity and help make things happen in the communities we serve. The following is a list of upcoming events we're participating in or contributing to...these days mostly virtual:
Run Local Events
Excite Credit Union has partnered and is sponsoring the Bay Area Run Local events. Run Local is a series of fun-focused and locally themed running events. Run Local is about local people really loving where they live and what they do. It’s about being proud of your town and proud of the unique culture within it. Run Local events that highlight those special local elements. We shut down Main Street, create a big party, turn down the intimidation factor, and invite all the neighbors.
Opportunity Housing Event
Partner Event | MARCH 22, 5:00 PM, ONLINE EVENT
Catalyze SV Presents: Duplexes, Triplexes & Quadplexes, Oh My!
Local government officials from across the U.S. discuss how they’re changing zoning to make it easier to build homes like duplexes.
In recent years, cities across the country have begun passing reforms to zoning, changing policies that have been in place for decades.
San Jose, where 94% of residential land is zoned exclusively for single-family homes, is now considering a similar change through a concept called Opportunity Housing. The results could have a big impact – the New York Times cites research that if 10% of San Jose’s 5,000 square foot lots added a second unit, our community would have 15,000 new places for people to live.
Catalyze SV & Excite Credit Union invite you to join us for a dynamic panel bringing together government officials from across the U.S. who have evaluated & passed similar zoning changes.
For March 22, we've secured the President of the Minneapolis City Council, the Acting Planning Director of Sacramento, and more.
Affordable Housing Month 2021
May is Affordable Housing Month!
During the entire month of May, SV@Home convenes our region’s housing partners to host dozens of virtual workshops, webinars, and creative community engagement opportunities to activate and engage our community of housing advocates and the general public about our housing challenges and solutions. A full calendar will be released in mid-April.
Silicon Valley is Home video - view it here
North Carolina Events
Workshop for Women
Partner Event | Wednesday, March 31, 3:00 pm ET via Zoom
Breaking Free – Women Empowering Women
Metal Health | Presenter, Kimyarda Lawson
Financial Literacy | Presenter, Tammika Brown
Educational Pathways | Presenter, Veronica Howard
Guest Speakers: Kandra Romeo, Excite Credit Union and Jasmine Henry, Family Self-Sufficiency Program of Wilmington Housing Authority
Carousel Center’s 2021 Heart of the Matter & Tinman Awards
Partner Event | February 15 – April 3, 2021, Virtual Fundraiser
Be an Advocate of Hope.
You are invited to join us for our Heart of the Matter virtual event.
Invite your friends, family and colleagues to learn more about the mission and support the services at the Carousel Center. Hear our Keynote guest speaker, Kevin Mulcahy
Register to attend the virtual event
Members can donate here to help towards Excite’s goal
Contact Laurie Taylor, Development Manager, 910-254-9898 with any questions.
Annual Meeting Notice
The Excite Credit Union Annual Meeting will be held on April 15, 2021 at 6 p.m. online.
The following five incumbent Directors and Supervisory Committee members have been re-nominated for election by the Nominating Committee:
Board of Directors
- Mark Hanson (last nomination 2018 for 3 years)
- Alan Raby (last nomination 2018 for 3 years)
- Surya Turaga (last nomination 2018 for 3 years)
- Mike Uhri (last nomination 2018 for 3 years)
RSVP by Tuesday, April 13, 2021 by using this registration link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8224436449926689295
You can also contact Danilo Torres at email@example.com if you require special accommodations.