GCS Employees Donate $770 to Leaps of Love
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American 1 Credit Union Awards $12,000 in Scholarships to Local Students
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Pelican State CU Refunds $45,000 in Fees for Members and Grants 13,000 Extensions
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GCS Credit Union Awards $2,000 Scholarship to Local Student
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TruStone Financial Foundation Donates $10,000 to Food Shelves in Minnesota
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Glendale, CA (July 2, 2020) – With so many graduations being cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Los Angeles Federal Credit Union (LAFCU) decided to host a graduation ceremony for the children of LAFCU employees graduating in 2020. The ceremony was held at the credit union’s Glendale Branch on June 29 and was hosted by Richard Lie, LAFCU’s President/CEO. Six students were honored, with three graduating from SoCal high schools, including Burbank High School, Workman High[...]
Westerly, RI - July 1, 2020 - Westerly Community Credit Union recently donated $10,000 to the Westerly Hospital Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund. This donation to the Westerly Hospital Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund will directly help Westerly Hospital provide critical support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Support for patient care includes testing, medication, medical supplies, and staff support. It will enable the hospital’s clinical staff to sustain their resilience and continue[...]
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (June 30, 2020) – Service Credit Union, the largest credit union in New Hampshire, has launched the Service CU Impact Foundation in order to increase its footprint of community giving and further promote initiatives that impact the areas it serves. “As an organization dedicated to supporting our communities, with giving back at the core of everything we do, it was critical for us to have a dedicated arm with which we could support our critical initiatives,” [...]
SAN DIEGO, Calif., (June 29, 2020)--San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), one of Southern California’s largest locally-owned financial institutions, is hosting a blood drive on July 1, 2020 at four locations in San Diego County. Due to a critically low inventory of blood, hospital shelves are almost empty, affecting thousands of patients. We need your help – lives depend on it! Amid the COVID-19 situation, the San Diego Blood Bank is taking every possible precaution to [...]
TYSONS, VA (June 26, 2020) — PenFed Credit Union has welcomed puppy with a purpose, Ace, as part of a partnership with America’s VetDogs. The yellow Labrador Retriever and future service dog will be raised to help a military veteran or first responder with a disability. Andrea McCarren, vice president and chief content officer for PenFed Digital will raise Ace alongside Maverick, a service dog she began raising last year. Ace also joins PenFed service dogs in[...]
BRITTON, SD - June 29, 2020 - When the local healthcare clinic in Britton, South Dakota began looking for additional space due to the COVID pandemic – one that was safe for patients to come into, and was not connected or associated with the hospital – the options seemed rather bleak. There was a pressing need, as there was concern was for the many patients who weren’t following up on regular maintenance visits, and the clinic also needed additional office space so they could[...]
Los Angeles, CA (June 25, 2020) – Los Angeles Federal Credit Union (LAFCU) is at the forefront of member hardship assistance programs designed to financially help their members during the COVID-19 pandemic. The success of these programs was helped by the automation and risk mitigation efforts of Art Sookazian, LAFCU’s Vice President of Collections and Risk Management. Art teamed up with the credit union’s Information Technology team to overhaul many processes while creating[...]
SAN DIEGO, Calif., (June 25, 2020) –  San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), one of California’s largest locally-owned financial institutions, is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the North San Diego Business Chamber’s Celebration of Business. The annual event celebrates the best and brightest of the San Diego business community and this year will be held virtually on June 25. Leadership awards will be given to individuals and businesses that have[...]
NAPERVILLE, IL (June 25, 2020) — DuPage Credit Union would like to thank everyone who generously donated to its June 19th Drive, Drop & Donate fundraiser. During its seventh-annual shred and electronic recycling event, the Credit Union raised a record $6,435.92 which will be used to purchase school supply kits for DuPage County students in need. “We’re ecstatic about raising nearly twice as much as we have in previous years,” said Amy Brandt, Vice President[...]
LA CROSSE, WI (June 24, 2020) — The Marine Credit Union Foundation and Gift of Adoption are joining forces to form an exciting partnership designed to help orphaned children in Marine’s service area find a home. The Marine Credit Union Foundation Adoption Fund at Gift of Adoption is dedicated to funding adoption assistance grants for nine children through Gift of Adoption’s application process over the next three years. These children will have a family to provide[...]
BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA—June 24, 2020 -To support Pelican State Credit Union members financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the credit union refunded over $45,000 in fees and extended the due date on over 13,000 loan payments during Louisiana’s Stay at Home Order. This was part of the credit union’s COVID-19 Member Relief Plan, which also included waived fees for services like share certificate early withdrawals and wire transfers along with a special Income[...]
Santa Rosa, Calif. - June 24, 2020 - Redwood Credit Union (RCU) recently hosted a free, 60-minute webcast titled “Self-Care and Stress Management: Tools and Best Practices for Coping with COVID-19 and Beyond.” Originally shared as one of the benefits RCU offers its Members, positive feedback spurred the organization to make the resource available communitywide and it can now be viewed on RCU’s YouTube channel. The webcast was presented by Mary O’Neill, a licensed [...]


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