Bridging Credit Union Gaps for Millions Worldwide.

Two Networking Events. One Global Community. 


Join us at GAC 2022 to learn, network and celebrate the continued growth of credit unions worldwide. We welcome you to our two networking events to engage with like-minded peers while continuing to help us bridge credit union gaps worldwide. 


Cooperative Voices

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Formerly our embassy reception, Cooperative Voices brings the work of bridging credit union gaps worldwide to life during an inspiring program and networking event.

Hear the voices of four credit union members from different parts of the world describe the daily gaps and hardships they faced and how credit unions helped guide them to success.

Join us at the National Museum of the American Indian and meet WOCCU's new CEO, Elissa McCarter-LaBorde, as she shares her vision toward WOCCU's greater impact on our movement, for our movement.

Ticket proceeds helps support Worldwide Foundation for Credit Union's 2022 Bridge the Gap Campaign, committed to bridging gaps that credit unions and their members face around the globe.

Date: Sunday, February 27, 2022
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 pm EST
Location: National Museum of the American Indian
Cost: $200/per person
(Light appetizers and beverages will be provided)

In accordance with Washington D.C. mask and vaccine requirements, anyone ages 12+ must be fully vaccinated by February 15th and show proof of vaccination at the Museum entrance.

Event registration to this event has now closed. Thank you for all your support of our work!

GWLN Breakfast

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GWLN is privileged to represent credit union women from around the globe, to take challenges and turn them into opportunities for more women to grow and advance in society, ensuring financial inclusion while making an impact in their local communities.

Hear a story of impact from a GWLN Cooperative Voice, support GWLN through the 2022 Bridge the Gap Campaign, join our SheforShes, HeforShes, Sister Society leaders and industry partners and tie on your PINK as GWLN continues efforts to bridge the gender gap!

Women, Leadership and Empathetic Organizations
Listen to an engaging conversation with Banafsheh Ghassemi, CEO & Founder, Tangerine Lab and World Council President and CEO Elissa McCarter-LaBorde and talk about women and leadership, empathetic organizations, human-centricity in innovation and solution making, and financial inclusion.

Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Time: 7:15 to 8:15 am EST
Location: Walter E Washington Convention Center: Room 202-AB. Room capacity 265.
Cost: A complimentary registration for all current GWLN Members (plus 1 guest). Additional tickets for the in-person breakfast are $75 per person.  

SAFETY FIRST: In accordance with Washington, D.C. mask and vaccine requirements, for indoor venues such as the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, hotels, and restaurants, anyone ages 12+ must be fully vaccinated by February 15, 2022. Attendees of CUNA's GAC will be required to verify their vaccination status and any updates in guidelines will be shared with registered participants via email.