Highmark FCU Staff Making a Difference in Their Community
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Peach State Federal Credit Union Donates $2,500 to Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation
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Indiana Members CU Announces Partnership with Friends of Riley Foundation
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North Star Community CU Donates $10,000 for Local Daycare
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All In Credit Union Donates $4,250 to Local Boys and Girls Clubs
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Rapid City, SD - September 22, 2021 - Staff from Highmark Federal Credit Union in Rapid City, South Dakota has been making a big difference in their community this month!  On September 15, more than a dozen team members volunteered for the United Way Month of Caring.  In short time, the employees all pitched in to pull weeds, transplant flowers and clean up Memorial Park Promenade for the community to enjoy. In addition, the Highmark Community Crew was out last weekend,[...]
Battle Creek, MI - September 21, 2021 - Kellogg Community Credit Union (KCCU) is pleased to announce the winner of its recent auto promotion, OMG! (Oh my gosh) My Car is Free? Raffle. The Raffle ran from June 1 – August 31, 2021. Everyone who financed a new or used car, truck, motorcycle, RV or Boat of $7,500 or more were automatically entered in the drawing for a chance to have their loan paid off, up to $20,000. KCCU member, Margaret, was the 2021 OMG! (Oh my gosh) My Car is Free?[...]
MADISON, WI – Sept. 17, 2021  – Today, UW Credit Union’s Clear Account was officially certified by the national Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) as meeting the Bank On National Account Standards (2021 - 2022). The national safe account Standards, co-created by consumer advocates, leading national nonprofit organizations, civic leaders, and other financial institutions, designate both core and strongly recommended features that[...]
Kettering, Ohio, September 20, 2021 – Day Air Credit Union, the largest financial institution headquartered in Montgomery County, was pleased to sponsor a rolling 50/50 raffle helping raise $5,000 to benefit the Dayton Art Institute. Day Air partnered with the Dayton Dragons Foundation to offer this special rolling 50/50 raffle which ran during Dragons games at Day Air Ballpark from August 18th through August 22nd . Day Air sponsored the Rebuilding the Arts program this summer with[...]
 Anchorage, Alaska – Embracing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) has been an integral part of Alaska USA’s culture and fundamental mission for serving members since 1948. The global cry to end racial injustice and advance equality in 2020 stirred the Alaska USA leadership team to ask the question, “Can we do better?” With a resounding “yes,” the leadership team embarked on a journey to evolve the organization’s culture by forming a[...]
LANSING, Mich. — LAFCU is offering free document shredding to the public at the credit union’s Shred Day, Saturday, Oct. 9, 10 a.m. to noon, to reduce identify theft. A mobile shredding truck will be at LAFCU’s West Lansing Branch, 106 N. Marketplace Blvd., for on-site secure destruction of personal documents. The paper will be recycled. Each person may drop off up to four Bankers Boxes of materials to be shred. Masks are required and social distancing measures will be in[...]
LAS VEGAS – Sept. 17, 2021 – More than 400 community support front-line staff and America First Credit Union members were treated to UNLV football, as the Rebel’s battled against Eastern Washington in the first college football game with full-capacity at Allegiant Stadium. Employees from Just One Project and Lutheran Social Services of Nevada enjoyed the 54th season-opening game, courtesy of America First Credit Union. The credit union also helped[...]
Bannockburn (IL) September, 15, 2021 – Great Lakes Credit Union (GLCU) gave away more than $8,000 to members and employees during its “Summer Celebration” promotion.  All summer long, members that utilized the GLCU mobile app during the promotional period were entered to win $2,021 and a winner was selected for June, July and August. GLCU awarded $2,021 to each of the 3 member winners: Brian Stefan, Amanda Fitzgerald and Clifton Robinson. “We are so excited to[...]
St. Louis, MO. (Sept. 16, 2021) Arsenal Credit Union won a 2021 Dora Maxwell Award for outstanding achievement in a social responsibility program. The credit union was primarily recognized for its new Community Impact Fund and 14 grants totaling $24,300 that were awarded through it to local charities. Arsenal also gave back in other ways to grant recipients, plus other nonprofit organizations through various drives, events, corporate and employee donations, sponsorship of digital financial[...]
WATKINSVILLE, GA (September 17, 2021) – The Peach State FCU C.A.R.E.S. Foundation has donated $2,500 to the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF). The contribution will support OCAF’s mission to promote cultural arts and artists, and provide art education to the citizens of Oconee County and the northeast Georgia area. “We’re so grateful for Peach State’s partnership as well as their understanding of the importance of art to the vibrancy and well-being of our[...]
Maddock, ND - Community support is very important to North Star Community CU (NSCCU), so it was no surprise when a group of community members recognized the need for a quality daycare in their area, NSCCU knew they wanted to help. The Little Bobcats Daycare was created by that same group of community members and has already filed for their 501c3 non-profit status.  The daycare will be overseen by a volunteer board of directors.  In part, their mission statement says, “Our[...]
Santa Fe, New Mexico, September 15, 2021 - The Del Norte LOV (Living Our Vision) Foundation, an independent 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization associated with Del Norte Credit Union (DNCU), has announced the opening of its fall 2021 grant cycle. Aimed at contributing to youth and family programs provided by diverse 501(c) 3 organizations in New Mexico, the fall grant-making program will evenly distribute a total $12,500 among five recipients. “In continuing with our mission to improve[...]


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