Northern Redwood FCU, Arcata, Calif., participated in the 51st Annual Rhododendron Parade in Eureka, Calif. The CU won the Sweepstakes Award for most beautiful float. The theme of the parade was "Celebrating Milestones," and the CU designed its float to highlight its 60th anniversary.
NAE FCU, Chesapeake, Va., donated $10,000 to Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia. In the past 5 years, NAE FCU has donated more than $40,000 to Make-A-Wish Greater VA.
The First Financial FCU Foundation awarded $500 to South Toms River Elementary School to sponsor the school's annual Career Day Program for students.
Pacific Marine CU, Oceanside, Calif., in partnership with Armed Forces Bank, donated a total of sixty $50 "Thank You" gift cards through the Armed Forces Financial Network Military Community Support Program to two local Fisher Houses.
The Hawaii CU League and the credit unions of Hawaii raised $333,464 to benefit pediatric programs at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, the state's only Children's Miracle Network Hospital.
Coors CU, Golden, Colo., held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and VIP reception to celebrate the grand opening of its newly transformed Coors Credit Union Golden Branch.
In Waltham, Mass., RTN FCU's GoodWorks Foundation donated $2,100 to ABCD's (Action for Boston Community Development, Inc.) Winter Emergency Campaign and Fuel Assistance Program.
Securityplus FCU, Baltimore, presented IT Manager Mike Keener and Systems Administrator Steve Jachimski with the 2015 Securityplus Positive Difference Award. The two were nominated by their colleagues for their initiative and display of concern for their co-workers.
Andrews FCU, Suitland, Md., sponsored the 5th Annual German Credit Union Freedom Ten Mile Run at the Wiesbaden Army Garrison. More than 230 registered runners participated in one of three events.
Jacksonville, Fla.-based VyStar CU held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand-opening events to celebrate its new branch on Anastasia Island.