Alaska USA Federal CU Foundation Donates $45,000 to Local Non-Profits
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NorthCountry FCU Supports U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants Vermont
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Credit Union ONE Partners with DeVoss Children's Hospital Radiothon
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Robins Financial Credit Union Supports Toys for Tots
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Genisys Credit Union Helps Feed Those in Need
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Stratford, CT – December 12, 2018  – Lessons in financial literacy are rarely at the top of any school’s agenda, yet it is a critical life skill that many leave high school without fully grasping.  Recently, a program took place to deliver information on financial literacy to an even younger group of students, the classroom of Shelton Intermediate School teacher Susan DiMauro.  This program was led by students who are Juniors and Seniors at Shelton High School,[...]
ST. PAUL, Minn. (Dec. 06, 2018) – Affinity Plus has a team specially trained to help credit-union members understand and improve their finances. The challenge is that personal finances are often exactly that – personal. And there can be a lot of complicated emotions surrounding them, said Sam Kolberg, manager of the Affinity Plus Solutions department.  In response, eight members of the Affinity Plus Solutions team recently completed the Financial Counseling Certification[...]
Portsmouth, NH (December 3, 2018) – The Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA) recently presented Service Credit Union (SCU) with its Excellence in Financial Education Award for its commitment to financial literacy. The award signifies SCU’s continual efforts to promote a fuller awareness of credit unions and money management through workshops, seminars, reality fairs and training programs. SCU focuses on teaching financial literacy to members of its community in every stage [...]
LOWELL, MA – More than 200 seniors from Dracut High School participated in Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union’s MoneyStrong For Life Fair on Thursday, November 8, 2018. The Fair provides students with insight on the types of financial decisions they will be responsible for in adulthood. Students chose their desired profession and were assigned a realistic income along with credit card debt, a savings account balance and student loan debt. Aspiring police officers, veterinarians,[...]
Grand Forks, ND - The Maurie C Byrne Chapter of Credit Unions recently received a $500.00 grant from the Credit Union Foundation of the Dakotas to further financial literacy in the Grand Forks, North Dakota area. The chapter matched this donation and gave an overall donation of $1,000 to Junior Achievement of Grand Forks. Junior Achievement is the largest international non-profit education organization that partners business, community, and education individuals to teach economics to young[...]
St. Paul, MN - PSCU and CU Recovery, Inc. & The Loan Service Center, Inc. were excited to participate as a gold sponsors in Hiway Federal Credit Union's inaugural curling fundraiser on November 7. The Hiway Foundation helps support financial literacy for under-served youth in St. Paul, MN. [...]
WATERLOO, Iowa (November 1, 2018): Veridian Credit Union has awarded 22 organizations across Iowa and eastern Nebraska a total of $86,000 for its 2018 grant funding cycle. Recipients include organizations who address barriers to financial stability by helping individuals improve financial literacy or achieve self-sufficiency. “Financial literacy is vital to building vibrant communities and strong local economies,” said Angela Weekley, Veridian’s manager of community[...]
Ferndale, Michigan – As part of a financial training program at Southwest Solutions to help start and train for a career, Credit Union ONE’S Alejandra Valencia Assistant Branch Manager participated with students on tellering and cash handling. The organization located at 2835 Bagley Ave in Detroit invited Alejandra to share her skills and experience at a class held on October 26th, 2018. The mission of Southwest Economic Solutions ( SWES ) is to provide opportunities for[...]
LOWELL, MA – Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union is proud to receive the Cooperative Credit Union Association’s (CCUA) Excellence in Financial Education Award. The award recognizes credit unions in Massachusetts, Delaware, New Hampshire and Rhode Island that demonstrate their commitment to helping members and the greater community achieve financial success through education. Jeanne D’Arc received the award for the state of Massachusetts, alongside Service Credit Union (New[...]
Lowell, MA, October 22, 2018 – Align Credit Union has developed a new children’s book to help teach the basics of financial literacy to children ages three to five years old. The book entitled “A Savings Account Saves the Day” follows James and his best friend Pearl on their adventures to keep their money safe after James’ piggy bank breaks. The book was written by Align’s #NextGen group and illustrated by Robert E. Bradley, a Framingham State University[...]
Middleton, Wis. — Oct. 15, 2018 — The Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB) selected UW Credit Union as a recipient of the Business Honor Roll Award for its partnership with the Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District. Created by the WASB in 2012 to recognize local businesses that partner with Wisconsin school districts, the award honors businesses that offer innovative and inspiring learning opportunities and support to students, staff and their local communities.  [...]
Nymeo Federal Credit Union in partnership with the Credit Union Foundation of MD|DC and Frederick County Public Schools launched the fourth Millionaire’s Club in the county at Linganore High School. The Club will provide financial literacy education and teach leadership as well as entrepreneurial skills.  “Nymeo is excited to sponsor and help launch this Millionaire’s Club!” said Vicki Johnston, Nymeo’s President and CEO. “We are happy to provide this [...]


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