Gerber FCU Awards $2,750 in Scholarships
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Hanscom FCU Donates $1,000 in Gift Cards to Fisher House Boston
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Align CU Supports UMass Lowell Art and History Students
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First Community CU Supports Project Ignite Light
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Campco FCU Makes Donation to Community Garden for Earth Day
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Hanscom AFB, MA (April 26, 2018) – Hanscom Federal Credit Union raised $39,199.79 for Boston Children’s Hospital at the 2018 Boston Marathon. This is the 19th year the credit union has participated in the iconic Patriots’ Day race. “I’m continually amazed and heartened by the generosity of our supporters, including our members,” said Paul Marotta, Hanscom FCU’s Chairman of the Board. “I offer my sincerest thanks to everyone who donated to this[...]
Fresno, CA – April 25, 2018 – Educational Employees Credit Union (EECU) based in Fresno, CA, and the Kings County Office of Education recently honored the county’s outstanding educators and school staff. Beth Dooley, EECU president and CEO, congratulated the top three winners chosen as the teacher, administrator and employee of the year, and all the nominees. “These extraordinary people represent the best of the education profession, and we are proud to be part of[...]
BETTENDORF, IOWA –  Ascentra Credit Union is known for paying it forward in the region, and wants to celebrate the upcoming International Pay it Forward Day on April 28 in a way that inspires others to pay it forward themselves. Throughout the past few weeks, the Ascentra team has been busy surprising shoppers, teachers, students, and organizations from Clinton to the Quad Cities and down to Muscatine.  These special moments were captured in a video set to release on April 28 [...]
Riverdale, Utah (April 25, 2018) – America First Credit Union recently recognized Utah student athletes at the Outstanding Student Athlete Scholarship Awards Dinner. The event was held Friday, April 13 at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. Each week, throughout the 2017 high school football season, America First Credit Union and KJZZ and KMYU radio stations acknowledged local student athletes with a 3.5 GPA or higher for their outstanding citizenship and school involvement.[...]
Wentzville (April 25, 2018) – 1st Financial Federal Credit Union hosted a free Shred Day community event on Saturday, April 21 at their Wentzville and Hazelwood branches.  1st Financial teamed up with the local The Shred Truck Company to provide 1st Financial members and the community with the opportunity to shred personal documents. More than 150 people brought items to be shredded; totaling over 10,000 pounds of documents. “We’re happy to provide security services [...]
FREMONT, Mich. (4/3/18) Gerber Federal Credit Union awarded a total of $2,750 as a result of its Annual Essay Scholarship program.  Entrants were asked to explain “Why is it important to establish and maintain good credit?” in 300-500 words.  Entries were accepted from Gerber Federal Credit Union members currently attending their senior year of high school and planning to attend an accredited technical school, community college, trade school, four-year accredited college[...]
Hanscom AFB, MA (April 25, 2018) – Hanscom FCU and the Armed Forces Financial Network (AFFN) joined together recently to donate $1000 worth of gift cards to families of hospitalized U.S. veterans. The $50 gift cards were delivered to Fisher House Boston, a 20-unit facility located on the West Roxbury campus of the VA Boston Healthcare System. Fisher House provides no-cost accommodation for families caring for loved ones at VA hospitals around the world. “These cards are small[...]
Hanscom AFB, MA (April 24, 2018) – Steve Silva, Hanscom Federal Credit Union’s VP Marketing, and his family were recognized by the Massachusetts House of Representatives and the City of Lowell for over 15 years of volunteer service to the Highland Sports Association and Hadley Field. A formal award presentation took place at Bailey School in Lowell on Saturday, April 21, during opening ceremonies for the Highland Sports Association Little League season. “Everyone –[...]
ST. PAUL, MINN. (April 24, 2018) – Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union members recently surpassed another big success milestone in the WINcentive Savings program. Since launching WINcentive Savings in January 2016, 3,947 of the credit union’s members have collectively saved $2 million. “Seeing $2 million saved in a few short years is incredible,” said Affinity Plus President/CEO Dave Larson, noting how small amounts of money regularly deposited can add up to a lot.[...]
Lowell, MA, April 24, 2018 – Align Credit Union is proud to support UMass Lowell art history and history students through the sponsorship of field trips to the Addison Gallery of American Art at Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts. The collection of more than 12,000 objects includes major works by prominent American artists and is considered one of the most important collections of American art in the country. UMass Lowell professors and Addison curators co-taught over 100 students [...]
Photo L to R: FCCU’s Monica Hieb, Ceilia and Cailee Kamstra, Crystal, Jackie and Tye Cordie, Becky Pergotski, Amanda Geisler VP of Growth and Development for Project Ignite Light, FCCU’s Kiella Lawrence, Lisa Hicks, Janna Bergstedt, Madilyn and De Roaldson.  Employees of First Community Credit Union (FCCU) have announced they have raised $4,000 for Project Ignite Light, an organization supporting abused and foster children throughout the region. In addition to the funds,[...]
Gillette, WY - Campco Federal Credit Union wanted to continue celebrating Earth Day by donating to the local Community Gardens. We are consistently trying to become an eco-friendly institution with less use of paper and donating our time and funds to the beautification of Campbell county and the surrounding areas. We are excited to see a program like the community gardens and hope to continue to help them grow and develop in the future! Keeping our environment clean and thriving is the best way [...]


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