Peach State Federal Credit Union made a commitment to donate $2,500 to Friends of the Libraries of Towns County. The library branches will receive $500 each year until 2023 thanks to the Lawrenceville, Ga.-based CU.
Addition Financial Credit Union renovated classrooms for four school teachers. The Lake Mary, Fla.-based provided up to $2,000 per classroom renovation.
The Florida City Police Department received $2,500 from Power Financial Credit Union of Pembroke Pines, Fla. The credit union's donation will go toward installing surveillance cameras throughout the community.
GTE Financial of Tampa, Fla., recognized local 50 students with scholarships for the upcoming school year. Each student received a $2,500 scholarship.
CASE Credit Union in Lansing, Mich., collaborated with a local parks and recreation summer camp program for a third year to assist children with financial literacy.
Reaping the rewards
Texas Trust Credit Union of Arlington, Texas, distributed over $2 million worth of loyalty rewards to members who took advantage of the CU's bonus checking account.
Give a click
Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union in Lowell, Mass., announced Joni & Friends New England as the winner of its latest Give-A-Click Campaign. Joni & Friends received $1,500.
Saint Joseph, Mich.-based United Federal Credit Union selected a new construction company to begin renovations on its new corporate headquarters building. The new HQ will be an 80,000-square-foot building and will remain in Saint Joseph.
The McLean, Va.-based company admitted that it failed to file suspicious activity reports even in cases when it knew about criminal charges against specific customers. The misconduct took place in a unit that served check-cashing businesses and was later shut down.
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