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Bowater Employees CU Donates $1,000 to Foundation House Ministries
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Daleville, Ala. (July 19, 2017) — Army Aviation Center Federal Credit Union (AACFCU) is proud to announce the winners of its 2017 Student Impact Scholarships. AACFCU held a drawing for a $500 scholarship at each parent information session during Impact, Troy University’s orientation for new students. One parent or guardian for each student was allowed to enter into the drawing for this scholarship. Lisa Hales, AACFCU vice president of marketing, said, “We always enjoy[...]
Great Lakes Credit Union Spreads Summer Cheer with Random Acts of Kindnesses Bannockburn (IL) – Great Lakes Credit Union (GLCU) is always excited to spread happiness in its communities and that is exactly what they have done through various random acts of kindness. Employees at GLCU branches perform good deeds throughout the year as a way to make a direct impact and give back to their communities. Below are some of the random acts of kindness GLCU branches have conducted this[...]
Stratford, CT – July 19, 2017–  Sikorsky Credit Union was recently voted best Credit Union in the New Haven area by readers of the CTNOW “Best of New Haven” 2017 readers’ poll.   Sikorsky Credit Union has two branches in New Haven County: their Milford office at 15 Turnpike Square (right off the Post Road) and 253 West Main Street (Route 67) in Seymour.  The Credit Union also has public branches in Danbury, Shelton and Stratford. [...]
Since 2003, Altana FCU has provided an opportunity for 22 college students from Montana to experience the credit union difference by hiring this aspiring talent to fill summer and seasonal work needs. The program requires students to be currently enrolled in a college or trade school. And, since it was originally started for the benefit of employees' children, the students often have a connection to current Altana FCU staff. From business majors, to future educators, to pre-med students,[...]
Representatives from Scott Credit Union recently presented a check for over $35,000 to support the United Way of Greater St. Louis. The money was raised during Scott Credit Union’s 11th annual golf tournament fundraiser held in May at The Orchards Golf Course in Belleville. Maura Wuellner, Director of the Illinois Region for the United Way of Greater St. Louis, was at SCU to accept the check. More than 120 golfers and dozens of area sponsors turned out for the golf event that raised [...]
Livonia, Mich. (July 20, 2017) – At 13 years old, Brady Dolan of Michigan is the youngest domino artist on Zeal Credit Union’s Incredible Science Machine (ISM) team. However, he’s not the least experienced. Dolan, a student at Forsythe Middle School in Ann Arbor, will participate for his third year on the ISM team, which includes domino and chain reaction machine builders from the U.S., Canada, Austria, Germany and Switzerland. Dolan and lead builder Steve Price, a native[...]
Edwardsville, Illinois – Scott Credit Union recently presented a $500 check for sponsorship of the FFA Fun Night at this year’s Monroe County Fair in Waterloo. Scott Credit Union Community Relations Representative Cassidy Beck recently presented the check to George Obernagel and Ron Mueller from the Monroe County Fair Board.  “This is another opportunity for us to support our community and the people who live here,” Beck said. “Having a location in[...]
            Frankfort, KY- The Commonwealth Credit Union Scholarship Committee has selected four outstanding high school graduates as the 2017 Commonwealth Credit Union Scholarship recipients.             The 2017 winners: Blake Borwig, a recent graduate of Anderson County High School who will be attending Georgetown College this fall; Emma Cravens, a 2017 graduate of Southwestern[...]
ST. PAUL, Minn. (July 19, 2017) – Itasca State Park in north-central Minnesota is the headwaters of the Mississippi River, and now is home for two Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union ATMs to serve members and all others visiting the park and region. Affinity Plus partnered with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to install the ATMs Wednesday in the Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center and the Mary Gibbs Mississippi Headwaters Center Gift Shop. The ATMs are cash-dispensing only, and [...]
Portland, ORE., July 19, 2017 — Advantis Credit Union has named the seven nonprofit organizations that will receive grants through GROW: The Advantis Community Fund. Since its launch in 2011, Advantis’ grant fund has contributed over $350,000 to local organizations and funded 46 projects. This year, Advantis invited members and the community at large to vote on 12 local projects, chosen by a selection committee, through the Advantis Facebook page and website. More than 22,000 public [...]
July 19, 2017 – Greenfield –Franklin First Federal Credit Union (FFFCU) has announced a partnership with Invite Education to offer a free comprehensive, life-cycle college planning website. FFFCU’s College Planning Center, powered by Invite Education, is available to anyone, FFFCU members or non-members, who would like better information, tools, and services to more effectively plan and pay for college. FFFCU is the first Credit Union to partner with Invite Education.[...]
Bowater Credit Union account owner Joyce Johnson, has won $1,000 from Bowater Credit Union to her favorite non-profit: Foundation House Ministries. Bowater Credit Union has asked its members to nominate their favorite non-profit helping people in the counties eligible for credit union membership: Bradley, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe, and Polk.  Foundation House is the first winner of 2017. “It is amazing how much the love, the mentoring and the classes (provided by Foundation House[...]


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