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SAN DIEGO, Calif., (February 16, 2021)--San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), one of Southern California’s largest locally-owned financial institutions, raised $10,000 to help support the efforts of the San Diego Humane Society, Animal Friends of the Valley in Riverside County and the Home Free Animal Rescue and Sanctuary in Orange County this past holiday season with its ninth annual “Presents for Paws” fundraiser. Funds generated from the campaign will be used in[...]
DALLAS, January 28, 2021 – Credit Union of Texas (CUTX) has presented the $20,000 William H. Cotton Scholarship to Dallas Independent School District (DISD) high school principal Diana Nunez. Nunez has been a part of the DISD for two decades, serving in six educator and administrative positions before becoming the current principal of W.H. Adamson High School in Oak Cliff. She will use the scholarship to pursue a doctoral degree in the Cooperative Superintendency Program at The University [...]
(Indianapolis, IN, January 15, 2021)  Indiana Members Credit Union (IMCU) recently presented a check for $1,500 to Cardinal Ritter High School (Indianapolis, Indiana) as part of an ongoing school spirit debit card program. The partnership allows Cardinal Ritter fans the opportunity to show their school spirit and support the athletic program by signing up for a Raiders themed debit card. Every time the card is used as a signature based transaction, Cardinal Ritter Athletics benefits. The[...]
BEAVERCREEK, OH (January 8, 2021) — Tuesday, January 5th, qualifying members of Wright-Patt Credit Union (WPCU) received their share of an $8 million Special Patronage Dividend distribution as an automatic deposit into their TrueSaver® savings accounts. “In these difficult times, every penny counts, and we are proud to continue helping our members every way that we can,” said Doug Fecher, President and CEO of WPCU. ​Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, WPCU has[...]
LANSING, Mich. — Four recent high school graduates have each won a $2,500 college scholarship through LAFCU’s Write to Educate Essay Contest. The winners are Abigail Payment, Ovid; Adam Eichenberg, St. Johns; Madeline Smith, Grand Ledge; and Jack LaFevre, South Lyon.           Typically, two winners are selected for this annual contest, but with the state’s stay-at-home orders closing schools and interrupting seniors’ final[...]
(Indianapolis, IN, December 1, 2020)  Indiana Members Foundation, the charitable arm of Indiana Members Credit Union, recently awarded over $63,000 in scholarships and grants through its Robert E. Martin Collegiate Scholarship Program, Mike and Marti Ney “People Helping People” Grant, Terry Renick Legacy Golf Grant, and the Joan Wolfe Legacy Grant for the Arts Program.  Indiana Members Foundation awarded the 2020 Scholarship and Grant recipients individually this year[...]
WICHITA, Kans.- Wichita Federal Credit Union (WFCU) has awarded eight students with a total of $16,000 in scholarships, which includes an $8,000 grant made possible by Heartland Credit Union Charitable Foundation. Each recipient received $2,000 to apply toward tuition costs for post-secondary education. WFCU began awarding scholarships in 2004 to encourage members of the credit union as they pursue their education. Since that time, 135 students have received a combined total of more[...]
Herndon, Va. (November 13, 2020) – NWFCU Foundation, the charitable arm of Northwest Federal Credit Union, held its fifth annual Drive for the Driven Golf Tournament on October 19, 2020. The money raised from the event will benefit the NWFCU Foundation Scholarship Fund, which has awarded scholarships to college-bound students since 2005, totaling over $1.5 million. “We are deeply grateful for our sponsors and golfers who, in the midst of this year’s challenges, helped[...]
LANSING, Mich. — LAFCU has awarded college scholarships to three women who are pursuing education needed for careers that have been postponed by life circumstances. Tricia Miller, of Lansing; Tess Poynter, of Williamston; and Sarah Rigney, of Mason, each received a $1,000 scholarship to Lansing Community College (LCC) through the Michigan credit union’s Women Helping Educate Every Lady, or W.H.E.E.L., Essay Contest. “The 2020 winners of LAFCU’s W.H.E.E.L. program[...]
WAYNESBORO, GA (October 8, 2020) – Peach State Federal Credit Union has committed to donating $3,000 to Burke County Middle School’s REACH Scholarship Program over the next three years. The program will receive $1,000 each year through 2022 from the credit union. Students are selected to become REACH Scholars beginning in the 8th grade at Burke County Middle School, a participant in Georgia’s REACH Scholarship Program. The criteria for selection includes federal income[...]
Christian Community Credit Union’s Scholarships for Success program awarded $91,000 in scholarships to 91 students in 2020. Awards were given to new scholars and those who qualified for the multi-year scholarship program. Students were selected based on their essay, academic excellence, extra-curricular activities, and references. The scholarship program is offered each winter and awarded in May. Scholarships are available for undergraduate and graduate students who are members of the[...]
September 22, 2020 (Greenbelt, MD) – Educational Systems Federal Credit Union has given $71,000 this year to help students and educators continue their education. The scholarships and awards were made possible through the Support Education Foundation, which supports the pursuit of academic and professional development by providing funding and resources.  • Nine high school seniors were awarded $3,000 Dorothy Marvil Scholarships to attend a four year college or[...]


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