SCCUL.org’s Community Groups provide a virtual space for peer connections
Monday, July 15, 2013
Credit union leaders and staff that join SCCUL’s new website
will discover a new feature called Groups.
These community groups, provide a place for
peers with similar expertise or chapter affiliation to network, have forum discussions,
collaborate, and learn from each other.
You must be a member of the SCCUL website in order to join.
For instructions on how to join a group, go to Site FAQs at http://www.sccul.org/?page=faqs.
|Fig. 1: Community Group Landing Page||Fig. 2: Example of an "Expertise" group|
- The group home page will be the default tab. A description of the group is at
Below that are postings to your group including members of your group
who updated profiles
recently, events from the event calendar that apply to
your section, and news that applies to
Photos – Select this option on the right-hand side to upload photos for
An example of photos would include pictures from meetings and
– Members that join a group will automatically be added to the group’s
directory. This makes it easier to find peers within the group and for admins
to send bulk
emails to all group members.
– View events posted by your group administrator
– These blogs are those only posted to your group
– Threaded discussions on topics for members to participate in
Gallery – A gallery of photos posted on upload photos
Admin – If an admin has been assigned, he or she will be listed on the
the group page. Contact them for anything regarding your group.
Take a few minutes today and browse through the groups and
join one that interests you or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
to suggest a new one. Feedback is encouraged!
What you can do depends on the rights your group admin(s) allow for members.
Different groups have different settings.