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Unitus awards $17,500 to PNW college students through scholarship program

PORTLAND, OR (July 26, 2021) — Unitus Community Credit Union is pleased to announce the seven $2,500 recipients of the Unitus Scholarship Program for the 2021-2022 school year. Each year, Unitus awards scholarships to student members as well as child dependents, spouses, or significant ...

HFS FCU Members & Staff Raise $10,000 for 2 Local Foundations

HILO, HI (July 23, 2021) — Throughout the month of June, HFS Federal Credit Union staff and members helped to raise funds for two local foundations during their Annual Fundraiser; the Hilo Medical Center Foundation and the Kona Hospital Foundation. The Hilo Medical Center Foundation ...

UK Federal Credit Union announces partnership with Zogo Finance

LEXINGTON, KY (July 23, 2021) — The University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union (UKFCU) has partnered with Zogo, the gamified financial literacy app, since 2020 to provide engaging, accessible financial education resources within their community. UKFCU membership is not required to use Zogo, and the ...

Cooperative Credit Union Association announces partnership with Alkami

MALBOROUGH, MA (July 23, 2021) — The Cooperative Credit Union Association has partnered with Alkami to offer member credit unions the gold standard in digital banking. Alkami is a leading provider of cloud-based digital banking solutions. Alkami’s solutions reshape the modern banking landscape by ...

1st Street Credit Union generates member excitement using eSign

MIDDLEBURY, VT (July 23, 2021) — Arthur Hart, CEO of 1st Street CU, based in Sarasota, FL, has been exploring the best ways to push technology to attract younger credit union members while serving the older demographics who are less open to adopting them. His ...

Visions FCU completes three-month campaign to combat food insecurity

ENDICOTT, NY (July 23, 2021) — Visions Federal Credit Union employees recently completed a three-month campaign to combat food insecurity. With a staff-wide event dubbed the “Anti-Hunger Games,” Visions’ Community Development Liaison Sarah Parton led the charge and highlighted opportunities for employee giveback efforts including ...

The Summit celebrates 80th Anniversary

ROCHESTER, NY (July 23, 2021) — The Summit Federal Credit Union is celebrating its 80th year in operation. Founded in Rochester in 1941 as the credit union for employees of the Rochester Telephone Company, The Summit grew to encompass more member groups over subsequent decades. ...

ProNvest launches retirement fintech platform, Future Capital

CHATTANOOGA, TN (July 22, 2021) — ProNvest, a retirement planning and investment management service headquartered in Chattanooga, today announced it has launched Future Capital, a fintech platform designed to unlock access to defined contribution assets for key partners, including advisors, banks, broker dealers, credit unions ...