Mountain West's challenge
The Mountain West Credit Union Association challenged its regional chapters to celebrate International Credit Union Day with a charitable give-back. Participating credit unions supplied breakfast, made donations to various charities, served refreshments, completed a beautification project and/or taugh financial literacy classes. The day of giving resulted in 336 volunteer hours and $11,000 raised for local charities. Chapters and individual credit unions included: Public Service Credit Union of Colorado, Valley of the Sun (Arizona) Chapter, Arizona Central Credit Union, Deer Valley Credit Union (Arizona), Vantage West Credit Union (Arizona), Alhambra Credit Union (Arizona), Blue Federal Credit Union (Colorado and Wyoming), Pima Federal Credit Union (Arizona), Ent Credit Union (Colorado), Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union (Wyoming), AEA Federal Credit Union (Arizona), First Credit Union (Arizona), and staff from the MWCUA Phoenix office.