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.  [...]
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[...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Lake Charles, La.— CSE Federal Credit Union (CSE), with the help of Water's Edge Gathering, Buffalo Wild Wings, Famous Foods, MacFarlane's Celtic Pub, Tia Juanita's Fish Camp, and Mirror Ministries, was able to provide an organized lunch to a group of children in need.  The goal of this initiative was to ensure these children within an underserved neighborhood were cared for to have a happy and healthy future. CSE filled 70 boxes of food donated by the restaurants[...]
ARLINGTON, Texas – August 9, 2022 – The Texas Trust Gives Foundation awarded $65,000 in grants to nine North Texas school districts. The grants range from $1,500 to more than $10,000. The Texas Trust Gives Foundation was founded to touch hearts and change lives by supporting organizations that improve the well-being of the community and help build brighter financial futures. The districts receiving grants were Arlington, Athens, Cedar Hill, DeSoto, Grand Prairie, HEB,[...]
NEFCU Williston, VT—New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) will hold its fall Shred Fest™ of 2022 on Saturday, September 10th, from 9 am to 1 pm at the Credit Union’s 141 Harvest Lane branch in Williston. All NEFCU Shred Fests™ are free and open to the public, with ample free parking. Maximum 5 boxes containing personal documents only. No business materials will be accepted. No three ring binders or general recycling, only documents containing personal or sensitive[...]
LANSING, Mich. — Thanks to a collaboration between LAFCU, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK and The Village Lansing, local parents and teachers can now alleviate the financial burden of back-to-school shopping, and students can begin the new school year with the supplies and tools they need for success. Donations can be dropped off through Wednesday, Aug. 17, at any of LAFCU’s 10 branch locations during business hours and The Village Lansing, Monday, Wednesday and Friday, noon to 5 p.m. The[...]
DENHAM SPRINGS, LOUISIANA—Pelican State Credit Union hosted its 18th Annual Free Kids Bike Race on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Abundant Life Church in Denham Springs. Kids ages 12 and under were able to participate in this healthy, fun, and free event. The credit union is thankful to be able to go out and make memories with the community. There was no shortage of competitive spirit as 114 kids pedaled as fast as they could around each lap. They were cheered on by Pelican team members,[...]


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