Campus for Kids, a fundraising campaign hosted by Campus FCU, Baton Rouge, La., presented Childrens Hospital with $2,000. The CU made a $10 donation for every new account opened at its BioDistrict location in New Orleans.
Diamond CU, Pottstown, Pa., hosted its 11th annual bingo fundraiser in support of the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. The event raised more than $8,000.
The staff of Hawaii Community FCU, Kailua Kona, and their families, made a $10,000 donation to the 2016 Relay for Life of the American Cancer Society, a $4,000 increase over 2015.
Suffolk FCU, Medford, N.Y., celebrated the grand opening of its newest location in Sayville (on North Main Street in the Stop & Shop Plaza) with an afternoon of summertime festivities that were open to the public.
TEG FCU, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., relocated its Fishkill branch to a more convenient and easier-to-find location on Route 9.
Jersey Shore FCU, Northfield, N.J., announced the winners of its $1,000 New Jersey Credit Union League Youth Involvement Board Scholarship, $500 Benson/Hunt Scholarships, and $500 Surf Club Scholarships.
New England FCU hosted a free, open-to-the-public Shred Fest event at its main branch in Williston, Vt., with 10 tons (20,000 lbs.) of documents destroyed by Secur Shred, a local data security company. In addition, 370 computer hard drives were destroyed.
Robins Financial CU, Warner Robins, Ga., held a series of events that raised $22,200 for Childrens Miracle Network. All branches hosted fundraisers, a social media contest saw $1 donated for each new like or follower, and employees purchased Childrens Miracle Network shirts and were able to wear them during the month.
Wilmington, Del.-based DEXSTA Federal Credit Union hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its newest branch in New Castle, Del.
Georgia United CU, Duluth, Ga., completed its 3rd annual School Crashers school improvement project at Oakcliff Elementary School. Professionals and volunteers installed landscaping, repaired and replaced entrance signage, and painted exterior areas and murals in the cafeteria.
Notre Dame FCU, Notre Dame, Ind., is celebrating 75 years of continued growth and service to its members and the community with a series of member appreciation events at its branches. The events will feature free hot dogs from South Bends Waka Dog and ice cream from the Notre Dame FCU Sweet Treats bike for members.
More than 100 LBS Financial CU employees, friends and family members volunteered more than 200 combined hours of their time to clean up a portion of the Long Beach, Calif., coastline at several beach cleanups.
Community banks that were pushed past key asset limits by the Paycheck Protection Program say they will be unable to shrink their balance sheets back to normal size by the 2022 deadline, especially if there is a new round of rescue aid.
The plan still lacks concrete details about standards banks must meet to earn high ratings, but the agency said the new methodology would end grade inflation and could penalize banks that underperform.