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VALDOSTA, Georgia–Southeastern Credit Union awarded local elementary school W.G. Nunn with a $1,000 grant as part of their Community Partners in Education (CPIE) partnership with the school, and also completed its fifth high school advisory board with $7,000 in scholarships.

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Genisys Credit Union recently partnered with 98.7 AMP Radio to help make a difference for female teens across the Metro Detroit area. The Gown Town initiative collected more than 1,000 gently used cocktail and formal style dresses to give hundreds of local teen girls an opportunity to find the dress of their dreams to wear to their school prom.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Truliant Federal Credit Union held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of its newest full-service branch location, a 2,500-square-foot facility on Park Road in Charlotte.

ANSONIA, Conn.--Students at Ansonia High School took a glimpse into their future by attending a Financial Reality Fair, sponsored by Sikorsky Credit Union.  This is the second straight year that Sikorsky Credit Union has held a Reality Fair for students at Ansonia High School, and the seventh year the Credit Union has held the fairs overall.

SAVANNAH, Ga.--Founded in 1940, Georgia Heritage Federal Credit Union celebrated 75 years of service by holding its 2015 Annual Meeting, followed by a free band concert open to the public.

HANSCOM AFB, Mass.– Hanscom FCU provided a sweet surprise at the recent Team Hanscom quarterly awards ceremony. Officials from the credit union brought a candy-filled fire hydrant to recognize the 319th Recruiting Squadron, winner of the Top Dog award for the most team spirit.

SAN BERNANDINO--For Nurses Day, Arrowhead Credit Union shared a Random Act of Kindness by treating all the nurses who dropped by a Starbucks in Riverside to coffee. Arrowhead said it bought choice of coffee for dozens of nurses, thanking them for all they do.