LMCU's 5K Race Benefits CMN
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-Lake Michigan Credit Union sponsored a 5K race, with all proceeds going to the Children's Miracle Network to benefit DeVos Children's Hospital.
RFCU Recognizes Employees
WARNER ROBINS, Ga.-Robins Federal Credit Union awarded Gladys Barfield the Hope Award for volunteering in the most activities, and Christiane Belisle the Care Award for volunteering the most hours. Scott Kletcke was awarded the manager of the year, and Jo Pitts the employee of the year.
EECU Sponsors Education Booths
FRESNO, Calif.-Educational Employees CU donated $5,000 to sponsor cancer education booths at the American cancer Society's Relay for Life event.
AOFCU Offers Student Scholarships
RIDGECREST, Calif.-AltaOne FCU is offering eight $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school students, a $600 continuing education scholarship, and a chance to win one of two $500 scholarships in an essay contest.
The CU also donated $1,000 to the U.S aval Museum of Armament & Technology.
In additional news, during CU Youth Week, the CU rewarded seven CU Beginner's Club members with new bicycles.
METRO CU Displays Student Art
WARREN, Mich.-METRO Credit Union celebrated student artwork by showcasing high school students artwork for three weeks and awarding a $350 best of show, and two $200 first place awards, 10 $50 honorable mentions, 20 $25 honorable mentions.
MHVFCU Sponsors Booth At Fair
Mid-Hudson Valley FCU sponsored a safety booth with the Ulster Police DARE squad at the Lions? Expo in Kingston, N.Y.
Ent FCU Adds 4 ATM Locations
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.-Ent Federal Credit Union partnered with the City of Colorado Springs to have 4 new ATMs placed.
Travis CU Opens New Branch
VACAVILLE, Calif.-Travis Credit Union has opened its ninth branch, this one in the Dixon Landing shopping center.
CCCU Celebrates 50th Anniversary
MENTOR, Ohio-Cardinal Community Credit Union is celebrating its 50th year.
IBMSEFCU Sponsors Tennis Tourney
BOCA RATON, Fla.-IBM Southeast Employees' Federal Credit Union helped sponsor the International Tennis Championships, which included top-ranked players Jan Michael Gambil and Andy Roddick.
NCU Contributes $10,000
BREA, Calif.-Nazarene Credit Union contributed $10,000 toward the funding of a new classroom-faculty office building for the department of accountancy, business and economics at Pasadena College-Point Loma Nazarene University.
SAC FCU Employee Receives Medal
OMAHA, Neb.-SAC Federal Credit Union employee Retired Senior Master Sgt. Frank Palumbo received the Airman's Medal for Valor for saving two men from the ocean 43 years ago.
PDEFCU Celebrate CU Youth Week
PARLIN, N.J.-Parlin DuPont Employees FCU celebrate National Credit Union Youth Week by offering prizes and gifts for young members who visited the CU during Youth Week. The credit union deposited $25 into any new account to encourage young people preparing for college to start a checking account with the VISA check card attached to it.
AACFCU Wins Best In Show Addy
DALEVILLE, Ala.-Army Aviation Center FCU earned the Best in Show Award from the Southeast Alabama Advertising Federation Competition for its annual report.
SDCU Holds Home Buying Seminar
EVERGREEN PARK, Ill.-South Division Credit Union sponsored a free seminar entitled "Understanding Home Buying."
The credit union also celebrated National CU Youth Week by providing financial planning classroom materials to several schools.
B-KPEFCU Merges With USAFCU
MOON TOWNSHIP, Penn.-US Airways Federal Credit Union has completed a merger with B-K Pittsburgh Employees FCU.
SWCU Supports Learning Center
Steel Works Community FCU, Weirton, W.V. makes a donation to the Challenger Learning Center at Wheeling Jesuit University.
CCCU Offers $30,000 In Scholarships
COVINA, Calif.-Christian Community Credit Union's Focused on the Future Scholarship Program is giving $30,000 in scholarships for the 2003-2004 academic year.
RVFCU Float Wins Trophy
The Roanoke Valley FCU won a trophy for its float in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Roanoke, Va.
CCUA Donates To WOCCU Program
WALLINGFORD, Conn.-The Connecticut Credit Union Association made a $1,000 donation to the World Council of Credit Unions' Supporter Program.
DFCU Financial Donates $20,000
DEARBORN, Mich.-DFCU Financial donated $20,000 to help support the Dearborn and Livonia public schools.
WCU Helps American Cancer Society
PASADENA, Calif.-Wescom Credit Union supported the American Cancer Society's Daffodil Days by assembling bouquets that were delivered anonymously to cancer patients.
SAFCU Sponsors Shred Day
SAN ANTONIO, Texas-San Antonio Federal Credit Union helped sponsor Shred Day. Four commercial shredding trucks were onsite at the CU parking lot to shred excess paper.
CCUL Nominates 3 For Scholarships
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif.-The California Credit Union League has nominated the three recipients of its Tomorrow's Star Award for the Young CU Professionals Scholarship, which provides them with an opportunity to attend the World Council of Credit Union's International Leadership Institute in the Bahamas next year. The nominees are Michael George, Jeanne Kim, and Melia De Witt.
APFCU Hosts A.J. Peirzynski
ST. PAUL, Minn.-Affinity Plus FCU hosted Minnesota Twins catcher A. J. Pierzynski at its new Lakeville branch. Members received autographed pictures and registered for prizes, including bats, baseballs, and game tickets.
Rep. Karben Visits Palisades FCU
LATHAM, N.Y.-Rep. Ryan Karben was greeted by representatives from the Westchester-Rockland district of the New York State CU League at a recent visit to Palisades FCU in Pearl River.