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Empowering Leaders Society

Introducing the Empowering Leaders Society, a program where we focus on empowering the next generation of leaders and together shape a better tomorrow. Join us in forging new paths to create the change you want to see.


What's the Empowering Leaders Society?

The Empowering Leaders Society is a movement that believes in a brighter future, led by the next generation of brilliant young leaders like yourself. Through this program, you’ll have the chance to boost your financial literacy, enhance your professional development skills, and get involved in community-focused initiatives. Make a real impact on the future of finance within your credit union!

Why join the Empowering Leaders Society?

Professional development

Sharpen your skills and prepare for future leadership roles through targeted workshops and sessions.


Collaborate with community leaders and gain invaluable insights and guidance.

Have your voice heard

Express your ideas, views, and visions for the future. Your voice helps shape our credit union's direction and community initiatives.

Financial literacy

Elevate your understanding of financial matters, ensuring you're prepared to make informed decisions.

Step into leadership

Apply your creativity and learned skills to create an end-of-term event showcasing your achievements and impact.

What to expect

Empowering Leaders Society members will:

  • Attend bi-weekly meetings – In-person and virtual meeting options available
  • Complete a 1 year term; Maximum term of 2 years
  • Collaborate with other members and mentors for end-of-term project
  • Participate in professional development workshops
  • Receive exclusive invites to local conferences, luncheons, and community events
  • Receive an incentive based on time and participation within program
Empowering Leaders Society

Apply or nominate a young leader

If you, or someone you know, is interested in joining a group of young leaders passionate about driving change and innovation, apply or nominate someone today!

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Top Empowering Leaders Society questions

  • Empowering Leaders Society applicants must be:

    1. A Raiz Federal Credit Union member.
    2. Between 16 and 22 years of age.
    3. Actively pursuing an education.
  • There are no fees to join the Empowering Leaders Society.

  • The Empowering Leaders Society will meet on a monthly basis. The location, day, and time will be determined based on the applicants’ availability.

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