DAFCU Honors Student Athletes
ANCHORAGE, Alaska-Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union honored Julie Heard, Chandice Cronk, Zee Zee Young, Jed Wade, Doug Hardy and Michael Kasper for their athletic talent and team spirit
In additional news, the credit union awarded 10 students $1,000 scholarships. The recipients are: Rachel Bernstein, Patricia McClory, Lael Wilcox, Blake Langdon, Cole Stapp, Michelle Chung, Sarah Brettrager, Lindsey Heiserman, Jennifer Jemison, and Emily Phillips.
D.C. CUs Sponsor Art Project
WASHINGTON, D.C.-The District of Columbia Credit Union League sponsored artwork on two walls in the operating room waiting area of Children's National Medical Center.
PCU Sponsors Park In North St. Paul
Postal Credit Union joins in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the site of PCU Environmental Learning Center in North St. Paul, Minn.
OCTFCU Awards 53 Students
SANTA ANA, Calif.-Orange County Teachers Federal Credit Union awarded 53 students $500 Member Education Award scholarships.
In additional news, the Education Foundation of Orange County Schools, a joint venture between the Orange County Department of Education and OCTFCU, has awarded 20 teachers with grants totaling more than $42,000.
APGFCU Awards 6 Scholarships
EDGEWOOD, Md.-Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union awarded six scholarships through its financial literacy STARRS Program. The winners are Saskia deMelker, Chad proter, Brian Bauer, Lia Christine Bradley, David Galbreath, and Katherine Mary Camden.
SSFCU Raises $33,000 For Charity
SAN ANTONIO, Texas-Security Service Federal Credit Union raised more than $33,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation during the annual Penny Drive at the credit union's service center.
PSECU Awards Scholarships
HARRISBURG, Penn.-PSECU distributed $109,500 in scholarship funds to members and students at Pennsylvania schools and universities in 2004.
Members 1st Offers Mobile ATM
MECHANICSBURG, Penn.-Members 1st Federal Credit Union has a new mobile ATM with a 20-foot van that offers two withdrawal-only ATMs.
In additional news, Members 1st FCU held its Annual Golf Classic and raised $10,000 for both the American Red Cross and Cerebral Palsy.
NCCU Supports Latino Merchants
SPRINGFIELD, Ore.-Northwest Community Credit Union is offering no-interest loans of up to $500 that encourage entrepreneurship for merchants at the Mercado Latino. A loan pool, administered by the Neighborhood Economic Development Corporation, is a new micro-business fund program established by the credit union.
Michigan Governor Honors A1FCU
JACKSON, Mich.-At the Governor's Service Awards Banquet, Gov. Jennifer Granholm honored American 1 Federal Credit Union with a certificate of tribute for its focus on volunteerism and efforts to improve the lives of others.
RMJ WesCorp Event Raises $55,000
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif.-The 4th Annual Richard Myles Johnson Foundation WesCorp Golf Classic was held and raised more than $55,000 for the foundation.
Ore., SW Wash. CUs Raise $1M
BEAVERTON, Ore.-Credit unions of Oregon and Southwest Washington collectively raised more than $1 million this past campaign for Credit Unions for Kids, which benefits the pediatric wards of Sacred Heart Medical Center in Eugene, Rogue Valley Medical Center in Medford, and Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland.
T&CFCU Sponsors Free Workshop
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich.-T&C Federal Credit Union offered members a free long-term care insurance workshop hosted by Jim Schuster, elder law attorney.
SSFCU Raises Money For Hospital
SAN ANTONIO, Texas-Security Service Federal Credit Union garnered more than $14,000 in pledges at its Annual Phone-A-Thon benefiting the Christus Santa Rosa Children's Hospital. Employees solicited donations from past supporters of the charity by calling each individual from the credit union's call center.
CFCU Awards $1,000 Scholarships
THORNDALE, Penn.Citadel Federal Credit Union awarded $1,000 Future Business Leader Scholarships to Jonathan Beech, Katarzyna Dobrzanska, Christine Duranza, and Christopher Louis.
Va. CUs Raise $300,000 For CMN
LYNCHBURG, Va.-Virginia's 232 credit unions helped raise more than $300,000 for the Children's Miracle Network through golf tournaments, bake sales, and fundraising events.
CFCU Awards $1,000 Scholarships
BFCU Receives Dora Maxwell Award
WYOMISSING, Penn.-The Pennsylvania Credit Union Association honored Bellco Federal Credit Union with the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Award for charitable works in its communities.