Gesa Credit Union Awards More than $300,000 to Local School Districts
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Robins Financial Sponsors 2022 WRPD Glow Run
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CSE Federal Credit Union Provides Lunch For Children In Their Community
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Indiana Members CU Contributes Over $3,000 to Community Health Network Foundation
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Robins Financial CU Provides School Supplies to Local Students
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 EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – The Royal Credit Union (RCU) Foundation made a $150,000 gift to the Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center in support of the Center’s new Wisconsin campus just outside of Hudson, WI. The new campus will expand quality environmental education and access to restored and protected habitat along the St. Croix River. Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center serves 30,000 people annually, including 7000 K-12 students. Entrance to the Nature Center is free and[...]
RICHLAND, WASH. (August 12, 2022) ‒ Gesa, a community-focused credit union, is proud to announce the total 2021-2022 school year earnings of its Affinity Debit Card Program exceeded $300,000 for partner school districts across Washington state. The program supports local schools by earning funds for partner districts to use toward academic programs, technology needs, extracurricular programs, and athletics. The announcement was made at the annual Affinity Card celebration, in Richland.  [...]
Lake Mary, Fla. (August 15, 2022) – Just in time for fall semester, Addition Financial has debuted four new college-branded debit cards that allow members to show off their school pride. Founded by Orange County teachers in 1937, Addition Financial has maintained strong ties to the local school districts and colleges in Central Florida. As the Official Financial Institution of the UCF Knights, the credit union first began offering UCF Knights debit cards in 2016. Every time the card is [...]
Brownstown, MI—July 2022— In honor of their 70th anniversary, Advantage One Credit Union is excited to announce their Community Commitment Fund, which allows the credit union to help local charities on a larger scale. While they typically take part in food drives, golf outings and other local events, employees and managers wanted to do even more. After working out the details and getting approval from their board of directors, CEO Chris Corkery was excited to share the big news[...]
Warner Robins, GA — Robins Financial Credit Union recently sponsored the 2022 Glow Run by contributing $1,000 to the Warner Robins Police Department. The Glow Run will take place on Saturday, October 22nd at Freedom Field in Warner Robins. All proceeds from this event benefit the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Georgia. The Law Enforcement Torch Run involves more than 1,000 law enforcement officers from over 100 agencies who take part in a 1,000 mile, two-week torch relay[...]
During the 2020 planning cycle, the Heartland Credit Union (HCU) Board of Directors adopted a global ends policy that calls for members and potential members to be financially literate and financially independent. In response, staff has further developed HCU’s financial education and counseling programs. Over the past year, HCU has researched and studied one market that tends to be under-served yet holds much potential: the Hispanic market. In August 2021, HCU applied for a grant from[...]
TEMPE, Ariz. –- TruWest Credit Union is excited to celebrate 70 years of distinguished service on August 12th. A cooperative with a rich history of service to its members, involvement in the community and dedication to its employees, TruWest lives and breathes the long-standing philosophy of “people helping people.” From a humble start in 1952 as Motorola Credit Union, TruWest has expanded its membership to over 93,000, providing trusted financial solutions and services to[...]
At the kickoff breakfast this morning, the American Cancer Society welcomed the first presenting sponsor of its Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Long Island Walk. Pleding $50K, Teachers Federal Credit Union is expanding its partnership with the organization and working to help make a difference in the communities its serves throughout Long Island, Queens and Manhattan. [...]
DUBLIN, Calif. - August 11, 2022 — Patelco Credit Union, a Bay Area-based credit union dedicated to the financial wellness of its members and communities, presented Second Harvest of Silicon Valley with $20,000 to support building a hunger-free community. Patelco’s donation provides 40,000 meals to Santa Clara and San Mateo families, supporting their health and wellness. Since the beginning of the pandemic, Patelco has donated a total of $65,000 to Second Harvest of Silicon Valley,[...]
NEFCU Williston, VT— Four times each year, New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) selects four recipient organizations at random to receive $625 each, for a total of $10,000 annually. NEFCU’s community giving donation recipients for the second quarter of 2022 were: Age Well to help support their meal programs which include Meals on Wheels, Grab and Go Meals, Congregate Meals, and access to counseling with their Registered Dietician. Founded in 1974, Age Well provides [...]
Madison, WI – August 9, 2022 – UW Credit Union awarded 10 students a combined $30,000 this month on behalf of the credit union’s annual Community Values Scholarship program. An additional 17 students received nearly $105,000 in scholarships during the 2021-2022 school year through UW Credit Union’s campus endowment programs. Now in its ninth year, UW Credit Union’s Community Values Scholarship honors the volunteerism, activism and mentorship efforts of new and[...]
OSWEGO, Ill. — Earthmover Credit Union (ECU) received the 2022 Mid-Size Business Excellence Award from the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce. This award recognizes the many ways ECU benefits the community, in addition to sustaining an excellent and innovative business environment. Vice President of Marketing and Business Development Janel Cabadas accepted the award at a ceremony from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 28 at Bureau Gravity in Aurora. “Earthmover Credit Union [...]


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