Vermont FCU Helps Raise $23,000 for Local Food Bank
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GCS Credit Union Raises $855 for Happy Hooves Equine Rescue
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Prairie FCU Donates $10,000 to Roosevelt Park Zoo
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Prairie FCU Awards $1,000 Scholarship
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MSUFCU Awards Stand Out Students with Scholarships
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Burlington, VT – A total of $23,165 was donated to the Vermont Foodbank as a result of Seven Days' 9th annual Vermont Restaurant Week — $1,785 more than last year. This popular annual event was presented by Vermont Federal Credit Union and organized by Seven Days. “A wholehearted thank you to the Vermont Federal Credit Union, Seven Days, City Market, and all the incredible restaurants and patrons for bringing us another deliciously impactful Vermont Restaurant[...]
Lowell, MA, June 22, 2018 – Align Credit Union is pleased to announce they have awarded the grand prize in the Homegrown Backyard Bash Contest to Allison Ruggiero of Amesbury, Massachusetts.  The contest was a partnership with 92.5 The River and Align Credit Union. The grand prize winner received an appearance by local artist Alex Anthony and $1,500 to put towards food and beverages for a private party. The winner was randomly selected from all eligible contest entries received from[...]
Fitchburg, MA – June 21, 2018 - IC Federal Credit Union proudly announces their 2018 Senior Scholarship Program Award Recipients. Five senior graduates were presented $1,500 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[...]
Each year, Prairie Federal Credit Union in Minot, ND awards a $1,000 Scholarship to a graduating high school senior that lives within their field of membership. To be eligible, the student must bring their report card to the credit union. For each A the student earns, their name is placed into the drawing for the scholarship, so the more A’s earned the better the odds of winning. This year’s winner is Harleigh Reimche. She will be attending Bismarck State College.  Over the[...]
EAST LANSING, Mich. — MSU Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) awarded a $500 Stand Out Student Scholarship to Scott Thomas from Grand Ledge High School on June 15, 2018. MSUFCU, in partnership with WILX, created the Stand Out Student of the Week, honoring students who have achieved academic excellence. Each week, a student was selected as the Stand Out Student and offered the opportunity to then apply for MSUFCU’s Stand Out Student Scholarship. Those students completed applications on[...]
ST. PAUL, Minn. (June 19, 2018) – The Affinity Plus Foundation has announced the winners of its Annual Scholarship program, awarding $40,000 to members pursuing higher education.  The Affinity Plus Foundation’s Annual Scholarship recognizes Affinity Plus members for their leadership, character, community building and pursuit of education. Scholarships are awarded proportionally (based on applications) to students in four categories: • incoming freshman –[...]
Credit Unions United Chapter recently awarded $1,500 in educational scholarships to student members of chapter affiliated credit unions. The scholarships were based on a 500 word essay titled “The Value of My Credit Union Membership. Five individuals each received a $300 Scholarship, and the recipients were: Megan Klebe, graduate of Minot High School and member of Prairie FCU and Town & Country CU; Rebecca Schlichting, graduate of Minot High School and member of GEM[...]
Photo: The Alaska USA Foundation presents $1,250 to Hospice of Homer and HoWL of Homer. Pictured (from left) Alita Mahan, Homer Branch Manager, Alaska USA Federal Credit Union; Loretta Miller, HoWL Board Member; Jessica Golden, Executive Director, Hospice of Homer; and Shana Mcdcoff, Branch Manger, Credit Union 1.  Homer, Alaska – The Alaska Credit Union League (ACUL) donated a total of $5,000 to Homer based non-profits Homer Wilderness Leaders (HoWL) and Hospice of Homer.[...]
Photo: CEO Jeffrey K. Conrad and Member and Guest Relations Officer Melanie Dupard presented Noah Williams with a $1,000 scholarship award from Pelican State Credit Union. Noah is one of 13 college-bound students to receive this award from Pelican. BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA – Pelican State Credit Union granted $1,000 scholarship awards to 13 college-bound Pelican members in its branch communities across Louisiana as well as one out-of-state member this year. “This is what we are[...]
Falcon Heights, MN - The SPIRE Scholarship Committee recently awarded scholarships to two Minnesota students. Katelyn France from Hinckley-Finlayson High School and Mason Stoltz from Eden Prairie High School will each receive a $500 scholarship. In addition to completing an application form, applicants submitted a 500-1,000 word essay. Katelyn France plans to attend University of Minnesota-Duluth this fall. Katelyn has been a Salutatorian and Valedictorian since 2012, and was a 2017Albert[...]
LOWELL – To help defray the costs of higher education for local college students, Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union awarded $17,000 in college scholarships to its members through its MoneyStrong College Scholarship Program and Employee Scholarship Program. The recipients are comprised of both soon-to-be and current college students. The winners of the 18th annual MoneyStrong College Scholarship Program were asked to write an essay in response to the following prompt: “Living a[...]
Maddock, ND – North Star Community Credit Union has announced that they just awarded $6,000 in scholarships to student members. Each scholarship ranged from $500-$1000 and was awarded to a high school senior in the communities served by North Star. To be eligible applicants had to be a graduating senior enrolling as a full-time student at a college of their choice and be members or have parents who are members of North Star. The North Star Community Credit Union scholarships were[...]


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