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Arbor Financial Credit Union Donates Time & Money to Habitat for Humanity
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Missoula Federal Credit Union Awards $50,000 in Grants to Local Organizations
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Fitchburg, MA – June 22, 2017 - IC Federal Credit Union proudly announces their 2017 Senior Scholarship Program Award Recipients. Five senior graduates were presented $1,000 each for achieving nearly perfect scores from the IC Scholarship Committee, weighted by GPA, extracurricular activities, and response to this essay question: In about 250 words, how would you help the community in which you live, what type of program would you endorse or create, and how would you spread the message[...]
Franklin First Federal Credit Union in Greenfield, Massachusetts, recently awarded $5,000 in scholarships to six local students. Matthew Walsh, Celia Speth, Molley Duclos, and Mckenna Wells each won $1,000. Walsh, as the top scholarship candidate, was selected as the recipient of the Ari Brown-Weeks Scholarship, named in honor of Brown-Weeks, a paratrooper in the United States Army, who died in Iraq in 2007. Brown-Weeks was a Franklin County resident. Jillian Connelly and Alejo Zacarias[...]
LOWELL – Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union is gearing up to open its second branch in Nashua, NH with a new high school branch inside Nashua High School South. The Credit Union received approval from the State of New Hampshire Banking Department and the Massachusetts Commissioner of Banks to open the Credit Union’s third high school branch in fall 2017. This approval was granted less than one year after the Credit Union opened their Nashua branch on Spit Brook Road in September 2016. [...]
June 23, 2017 (Greenbelt, MD) - Educational Systems Federal Credit Union awarded $35,000 in scholarships to high school and community college students. With the core purpose of serving the education community, Educational Systems FCU annually awards scholarships to help students continue their education. The Credit Union awarded eight, $3,000 Dorothy Marvil Memorial Scholarships to the following graduating high school seniors: * Anne Arundel County: Theodore[...]
KALAMAZOO, MI –  Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity builds, rehabilitates, and repairs homes in Kalamazoo County, the cities of Otsego and Plainwell, and Gun Plain and Otsego townships. On Thursday, June 15th Arbor Financial Caring Committee members and staff presented Charlie Robertson, the Executive Director of Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity, Ann Kilkuskie the Director of Community Relations and Global Village Trip Team Leader, and Monica Priest, Director of Development[...]
This week Missoula FCU held its annual meeting and announced the results of this year's Giving Together program. Starting on June 6, credit union members could watch videos from seven local nonprofits and select the three who would share $50,000 of grants. And, members got engaged -- boy, did they get engaged! There was two full weeks of buzz on social media, and the videos were viewed over 18,000 times, generating a lot of exposure for of the participating nonprofits. The final tally[...]
FIVE STUDENTS GET A HEAD START WITH COLLEGE Stratford, CT – June 22, 2017  –  Sikorsky Credit Union recently awarded $1,000 scholarships to five high school seniors who are headed to college in the fall of 2017.  Through the Thomas J. Williams scholarship program, Sikorsky Credit Union annually awards five scholarships to students who use the money toward college expenses such as tuition, books or other school materials. Students wrote essays describing money[...]
ST. PAUL, Minn.  – The Affinity Plus Foundation raised more than $25,000 Tuesday, June 20, at its 16th annual golf tournament at the Prestwick Golf Club in Woodbury, Minn. Amy Hanson, foundation executive director, said the 2017 tournament drew a record 140 golfers. After a day on the links, participants gathered for an evening reception where Hanson introduced several scholarship and grant-award recipients. “We have a lot of fun on the golf course, but these stories help [...]
Greenbelt, MD -Educational Systems Federal Credit Union presented 10 Maurice Erly Professional Development Awards to help members of the education community continue their education. Each award recipient received $1,000 to use towards workshop registration, certification fees, travel and tuition. Congratulations to the 2017 Maurice Erly Professional Development Award Winners: Educators from Public Schools *  Anne Arundel County: Lyn McDermott from Ruth Parker Eason School will[...]
Ferndale, Michigan – Credit Union ONE Branch Manager Michelle Kilinski of Traverse City just completed teaching two Junior Achievement Classes in June. Michelle taught 19 First Grade students once a week on Monday’s in Megan Wolf’s class at Blair Elementary, and 20 students on Thursday in Sarah Mooney’s second grade class at Blair Elementary. The first grade theme was “ JA Ourselves “ which focused on the value of work, choices, giving, along with earning[...]
Bannockburn (IL) – The Great Lakes Credit Union (GLCU) Scholarship Committee has selected and awarded individual $1,000 scholarships to six students. The scholarship program is available to any qualifying member, no matter their age or education level. The funds can be used to help pay tuition, accommodations, books, etc. at colleges of the winners’ choice. “For the past 16 years, GLCU has raised money annually, in large part through employee fundraising, to award[...]
June 22, 2017 - PITTSFIELD – Greylock Federal Credit Union and co-sponsors Bedard Brothers Auto Sales and South Side Sales & Service join radio stations WUPE FM and WNAW 1230AM in sponsoring the North Adams Party in the Park each Thursday from July 6 to August 24. Free concerts will entertain the public from 6 to 8 pm at Noel Field behind the Steeplecats’ baseball diamond. The series kicks off with Five Gun Draw performing on July 6. People are encouraged to bring and display[...]


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