Greylock Employee Giveback Program Raises $3,555 for Cancer Support Organizations
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Fargo VA FCU Raises $2,400 for Honor Flight
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Altura CU Leadership Rappels to Support Veterans and Habitat for Humanity
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Hanscom FCU Lends Helping Hand to Fisher House Guests
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Great Lakes CU Spreading Random Acts of Kindness
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July 27, 2017 – Pittsfield – Greylock Federal Credit Union (GFCU) has announced that its Greylock Employee Community Giveback Program (GECGP) raised $3,555 for three cancer support organizations: Pop Cares, Moments House, and the Denise Kaley Fund. Each organization received $1,185. Greylock Federal Credit Union staff recently formed GECGP to annually support a worthy cause in the community. This is the program’s first year. “In our inaugural year, GECGP selected[...]
Fargo, ND - Fargo VA Federal Credit Union held their Annual Fundraiser Picnic on June 28, 2017.  This year’s charity was the Honor Flight, with the mission to transport America’s veterans to Washington, DC to visit the memorials dedicated to honor their service and sacrifices. The Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans. Top priority is given to the senior veterans – World War II survivors, along with those other[...]
(Riverside, Calif.)  July 26, 2017 – Four members of Altura Credit Union’s leadership team, including Chief Financial Officer Tommie Shyrock, recently rappelled down the side of Riverside City Hall to raise funds to assist Habitat for Humanity in delivering programs and services to local military veterans. Sixty people, including local city officials, and civic and business leaders, rappelled 123 feet down the side of Riverside’s seven-story City Hall during the second[...]
Hanscom FCU Lends Helping Hand to Fisher House Guests Hanscom AFB, Mass. (July 25, 2017) – Hanscom FCU volunteers visited Fisher House Boston yesterday to prepare a meal for guests. Fisher House Boston, located at the West Roxbury VA Boston Healthcare Medical facility, provides housing at no charge to family members caring for hospitalized veterans. “Caring for a loved one in the hospital is stressful,” said Paul Marotta, Chairman of the Board for Hanscom FCU.[...]
SANTA FE, New Mexico, July 26, 2017— Del Norte Credit Union (DNCU), Northern New Mexico’s hometown financial cooperative, is proud to be recognized for the third consecutive year as the 1st Place Winner for Best Credit Union in Santa Fe Reporter’s Best of Santa Fe 2017 reader poll.  This marks the seventh consecutive year that DNCU has been selected by Reporter readers for exemplary financial products and services. In addition, DNCU for the first time was voted as #1 Bank [...]
Worcester Credit Union Scholarships Lighten the Load of College Expense Worcester Credit Union (WCU), Worcester, Massachusetts, recently awarded $1,000 each in scholarship money to Minh Vo and Meggan Mwangi as recipients of the John F. Simoncini College Scholarship Awards. Named in honor of local educator and long-time WCU board member, the award recognizes students who go the extra mile for their family, community and themselves, and provides assistance as they move on to their college[...]
To help college graduates effectively manage their student loan debt, Align Credit Union, Lowell, Massachusetts, recently launched a new student loan refinance solution. Members will be able to refinance and consolidate their student loans from one or more lenders to make payments more manageable. "Student loan debt is a reality for the majority of college students today," saidAlign EVP/ CFO Tom Hammond. "Unfortunately, they often feel overwhelmed and unsure of how to repay[...]
Mike Kaminsky doesn't let grass grow under his feet. The 91-year-old WWII U.S. Army veteran was honored last week at the Lowell Spinners game by the Hanscom FCU "Heroes Among Us" program. Heroes Among Us celebrates local U.S. military veterans nominated by the community. From batting practice with the team and dinner at the Home Plate BBQ to a great view of the game from a luxury box, the program is full of opportunities to enjoy a night at the ball park.  "We are[...]
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. – United Federal Credit Union (UFCU) and GateWay Services will team up again for the Play for GateWay Softball Tournament. United holds the distinction of being the only platinum-level sponsor in the tournament’s 32-year history. GateWay is a private nonprofit rehabilitation organization that provides services to people with disabilities, disadvantages and special needs. Each year, approximately $30-thousand is raised to help GateWay provide therapeutic[...]
Bismarck, ND - Back in April, the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas (CUAD) planned a Charity Golf Scramble in Deadwood, South Dakota as part of the Annual Summit. The event was intended to raise funds for the three CMN Hospitals in the Dakotas: Sanford Children’s Hospital in Fargo, ND, Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, SD, and Sanford Children’s Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD. Unfortunately, the weather took a turn for the worse, and a snow-shoeing event would have[...]
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[...]


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