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SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Three teams of employees from Redwood Credit Union (RCU) recently participated in Human Race events held in Sonoma, Marin and Mendocino counties.

LEOMINSTER, Mass.--After learning that the Johnny Ro Veterans Memorial Park needed financial assistance to keep the lights on, IC Federal Credit Union has made a $2,500 donation and provided other assistance.

COOK, Minn. – Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman commended students from the B.O.S.S. (Bunch of Students Saving) program sponsored by the Cook Area Credit Union – soon to be North Star Credit Union – as they received recognition for winning their national first place Desjardin Youth Financial Education Award.

BASTROP, Texas--– Graduating seniors from Bastrop, Cedar Creek, Elgin and Smithville High School were awarded their 2014 B.E.S.T. Scholarship checks from Greater TEXAS Federal Credit Union.

HARRISBURG, Penn. – At the 39th Annual Youth Ambassador Contest of Pennsylvania, Sara Newell of Erie, representing the Erie Chapter of Credit Unions, was named 2015 Credit Union Youth Ambassador of Pennsylvania. The annual statewide contest was held during the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association’s (PCUA) 81st Annual Convention & Expo held recently in Hershey, Penn.

IVERSIDE, Calif. – Altura Credit Union recently sponsored a booth at a celebration of Cinco de Mayo Festival held in conjunction with the monthly Riverside Arts Walk in Riverside.