USDA Rural Development Acting State Director, Dave Schwobe, named WESTconsin Credit Union as a recipient of the 2016 Platinum Million Dollar Lender Award. The Award is presented each year to lenders who have partnered with, and made a significant contribution to, supporting Wisconsin rural residents looking to become homeowners through the USDA Guaranteed Rural Housing (GRH) Program. In fiscal year 2016, WESTconsin Credit Union utilized more than $6 million of GRH program funds by financing home purchases to help moderate-income families in Wisconsin. Nearly 2,400 families across Wisconsin were able to purchase a home last year through the GRH loan program, totaling nearly $318 million.
Prevea Health now offer women’s care services to the communities of Eau Claire and Menomonie, in addition to Chippewa Falls. Prevea Women’s Care offers a wide variety of care for women of all ages and in all stages of life. Services range from routine physicals to pregnancy care, urogynecology and menopause care, and are provided by a team of experienced and board-certified OB/GYNs: Dr. Rebecca England, Dr. Amy Lysyand and Dr. Michael Tiffany.
Junior Achievement welcomes Debi Waldusky, Financial Advisor at Edwards Jones to Junior Achievement Board of Directors. Debi Waldusky joined Edward Jones as a Financial Advisor in August 2011. As a financial advisor, Debi helps people plan for retirement, save for college for children or grandchildren, and protect their financial future. Debi has been active in business and civic affairs for many years as a member of the Chippewa Falls Rotary Club, Lake Wissota Lions Club, Chippewa Falls Chamber, St. Joseph’s Foundation Council, and National Association of Professional Women.