CSE Surpasses Goal of 75 Random Acts of Kindness in May 2019
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Notre Dame FCU Awards $48,000 in Scholarships
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Black Hills FCU Donates $1,800 for Center for New Americans
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Warner Robins, GA — Robins Financial Credit Union recently sponsored the United in Pink’s Kids in Pink Summer Camp. United in Pink is committed to enhancing the quality of life for breast cancer survivors and their families. Kids in Pink Summer Camp took place from Monday, June 10th through Thursday, June 13th. This annual summer day camp offers children of breast cancer survivors the tools to thrive and survive in the midst of adversity. If you would like more information about[...]
SIOUX FALLS, S.D., – Black Hills Federal Credit Union recently presented Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota with a $1,800 donation to assist with the purchase of much-needed classroom equipment for the organization’s Center for New Americans in Sioux Falls. The Center serves as a vital resource for refugees and immigrants in the community, providing counseling, interpreter services, educational programs, career navigation/placement and more. BHFCU’s donation will[...]
WATERLOO, Iowa: For the sixth consecutive quarter, Veridian Credit Union is ranked first in a national index for returning value to members. Callahan & Associates, a credit union research and consulting firm based in Washington, D.C., publishes The Return of the Member Report quarterly. The report ranks all 5,451 U.S. credit unions according to a comprehensive scoring of value provided in three areas, including savings, lending and product usage.  Veridian has topped each ranking since [...]
DULUTH, GA – Georgia United Foundation partnered with Georgia United Credit Union, students from the University of Georgia (UGA), Dalton State College and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to provide free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) to 3,813 residents in the local community during the tax season this year. The VITA program provides free tax return assistance to individuals and families with low to moderate income, those with disabilities and the elderly. This year’s[...]
The 2019 Wine Me Up! event was our most successful ever. Generous donors contributed wine and nearly $5,000 in contributions for us to buy quality wine at 30% off from our friends at Total Wine and More™. Add to that the raffle proceeds from the 6-liter Cabernet donated by Fred Caprio, and it was a real barn-burner! Attendees (participants and vendors both) lined up to plunk down $20 and pull a covered bottle from among our wide selection. They didn't know what they'd pull - [...]
Freeport, IL - On June 11, Cornerstone Credit Union was at Union Dairy in Freeport, Illinois with WIFR-TV’s Aaron Wilson, broadcasting live during their morning show! In 2019, Cornerstone is celebrating their 80th year in business by Paying it Forward! The credit union gave away 80 coupons good for one FREE single scoop at Union Dairy this summer season. Cornerstone and Union Dairy (105 years in business) are both icons of Freeport, showing their love for this[...]
(Woodbury, MN – Ideal Credit Union has launched a new Community Heroes Mortgage Program that offers eligible heroes a special 1% down payment option on a mortgage as a “thank you” for the good they do for our country and community.     The Ideal Community Heroes Mortgage Program is available to applicants employed full or part-time in the following areas: Public or private educational institution, Fire Department, Federal, State or Local Government Law[...]
Oscoda, MI - Northland Area Federal Credit Union in partnership with Kalitta Air, recently provided a free Veterans appreciation luncheon to honor those in the armed forces. The event included free haircuts, a large lunch, Veterans benefits representatives, guest speakers, a local school choir to sing the national anthem and a 50th anniversary Vietnam War Veteran pinning ceremony. About 100 Veterans gathered at the American Legion #274 in Oscoda, MI for this first year event. Northland,[...]
LANSING, Mich. — LAFCU has boosted area high school band programs to the tune of $10,000 since 2010. That’s when the Michigan credit union agreed to be the entertainment sponsor of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner. It includes a $1,000 donation to a high school band. The 10th anniversary milestone was noted at the May 29 presentation of the 2019 donation that went to Mason High School. LAFCU Chief Marketing Officer Kelli Ellsworth Etchison said, “We [...]
Warner Robins, GA — Robins Financial Credit Union recently sponsored the Youth Enrichment Services (Y.E.S.) Day Camp by providing a $1,000 donation to Volunteer Houston County. Volunteer Houston County is striving to provide a safe and fun environment for children during all school breaks, with a focus on educational driven curriculum and how to make healthy eating and exercise choices year-round. Photo: Hillary Bobbitt with Robins Financial Credit Union presents the sponsorship check[...]
Novato, Calif – Redwood Credit Union (RCU) hosted a free document shredding event at Sutter Novato Community Hospital on Saturday, June 1, 2019. Approximately 700 local residents brought old financial documents and other confidential paperwork—33,500 lbs in total—to be shredded by Shred-IT, which provided on-site shredding trucks for the credit union’s annual Shred-a-Thon event. “Shredding sensitive documents is one of the best precautions people can take[...]
Lowell, MA, – Align Credit Union’s employees proudly supported Habitat for Humanity’s 12th Annual National Women Build Week in May. The weeklong event invites women to devote at least one day to help families and spotlight homeownership challenges faced by women. This year, Align volunteers helped kick off the event for Habitat of Humanity of Greater Lowell by aiding in the restoration of a two-family home at 165-167 Adams Street in Lowell. “We are thrilled to[...]


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