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CTFCU Makes $20,000 Contribution

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C.-Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union made a $20,000 contribution to the Victory Junction gang Camp for chronically and terminally-ill children.

CFCU Opens 4 In-Store Branches

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.-Chartway Federal Credit Union opened four new branches inside Farm Fresh grocery stores in Hampton Roads.

Spectrum FCU Bowls For Seniors

SAN FRANCISCO-Spectrum Federal Credit Union participated in a pledge drive that raised $42,650 in support of local television station KQED to help provide quality programming.

In additional news, Spectrum FCU employees participated in Bowl a Strike for Seniors bowl-a-thon that raised more than $2,000 to benefit the elderly of the Bay area.

Insight Financial Receives Award

Insight Financial CU's Lynn Owen, Jody Walls, and Maurice Webber accept the Dora Maxwell Award for Outstanding Achievement in Social Responsibility from CUNA. The credit union, which is based in Orlando, Fla., raised $17,200 for the American Cancer Society.

HVFCU Supports Financial Literacy

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y.-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union has partnered with Children's Media Projects to create a series of television episodes on youth and money.

BCSFCU Attends School's Career Day

BRISTON, Penn.-The Bucks County Schools Federal Credit Union attended Neil Armstrong Junior High School's Career Day. Students heard a presentation regarding careers in credit unions and the role BCSFCU plays in the community.

Earthmover CU Celebrates Easter

OSWEGO, Ill.-Earthmover Credit Union held an Easter celebration with special prizes, cookies and punch.

AFCU Holds Grand Opening Event

MECHANICSBURG, Penn.-AmeriChoice Federal Credit Union held a grand opening celebration at its new main office and operations center. The event included a performance by the Mechanicsburg High School Jazz Ensemble, and a 2004

Hyundai Elantra car giveaway.

Spokane Teachers CU Wins Awards

SPOKANE, Wash.-Spokane Regional Chamber of Commerce announced that Spokane Teachers CU is a 2004 AGORA Award finalist.

Spokane Teachers CU also received CUES Mirror Awards' First Place in direct marketing/mail single, and Business Development Officer Jackie Wright was named GMA Rookie of the Year.

Maine CUs Support Financial Fitness

AUBURN, Maine-Maine's credit unions and 150 high school students participated in the Financial Fitness Money Management Experience Event at the Central maine Community College.

NJCUL Awards YIB Scholarships

HIGHTSTOWN, N.J.-The New Jersey Credit Union League announced 20 students who will receive $500 Youth Involvement Board Scholarships. The scholarship recipients are: Kelli Mercurio, Joe Mercurio, Justine Rasp, Lindsey Neering, Eric Mueller, Jennifer Thompson, Kerri Silva, Nicole Beshaw, Darla Bunting, Christopher Krantz, Joy Polignano, Nicole Czarnecki, Yu-Ann Wang, Casey Acierno, Lindsay Baer, Jennifer Smith, Lee-Shing Chang, Deepa Mehajan, Dylan Mills, and Shea Mulcahy.

TCBECU Merges With DHCU

MOLINE, Ill.-Tri-Cities Bell Employees Credit Union merged with Deere Harvester Credit Union.

CCCU Offers $30,000 In Scholarships

CORVINA, Calif.-Christian Community Credit Union's Focused on the Future Scholarship Program is giving $30,000 in scholarships for the 2004 academic year.

MAFCU Supports Healthy Kids Day

GAITHERSBURG, Md.-Mid-Atlantic Federal Credit Union employees volunteered their time at the YMCA's Healthy Kids Day Celebration. More than 400 people attended.

COFCU Hosts Retirement Workshop

LAS VEGAS-Community One Federal Credit Union hosted a free workshop on retirement income.

The credit union also partnered with the BALANCE Program to assist members in taking control of their finances and meeting goals.

In additional news, Community One FCU is offering members the ability to apply online for auto loans.

FECU Offers Free Debt Counseling

HOLLYWOOD, Calif.-First Entertainment Credit Union is offering members free financial counseling through the BALANCE Program.

CCCU Sponsors Race For Literacy

SAN DIEGO-California Coast Credit Union was a major sponsor of the Race for Literacy and Kids' Magic Mile to benefit the San Diego Council on Literacy.

In additional news, California Coast CU is celebrating its 75th anniversary.

Family First CU Builds New Branch

SAGINAW, Mich.-Family First Credit Union held a ground breaking for its new Freeland branch.

ACU Awards 4 $1,000 Scholarships

UTICA/ROME, N.Y.-AmeriCU Credit Union awarded Julie Chen, Jennifer Richards, Patricia McHale, and Jennifer Janas $1,000 scholarships.

NHCU Holds Easter Basket Drive

MANASSAS, Va.-New Horizon Credit Union donated 1,000 Easter baskets to the Prince William County Foster Care Program.

AFCU Holds Ground Breaking Event

PHOENIX, Ariz.-Arizona Federal Credit Union held a ground breaking ceremony at the site of its new Deer Valley branch.

RFCU Gives Away 606 Concert Tickets

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.-Redstone Federal Credit Union gave away 606 tickets to see An Evening with Chicago to members who were automatically entered in a drawing on approval for loan products including credit cards, home equity, auto loans, mortgages, and personal loans.

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