Credit Union Times Magazine November-15, 2006

In Other News


    The Florida Credit Union League awarded Insight Financial Credit Union, Orlando, Fla., with the prestigious Dora Maxwell Award for Outstanding Achievement in Social Responsibility. Insight Financial received this year's second place honor for its efforts with XL 106.7's "Doc and Johnny's Baby DJ Fund." This program asks local businesses and...


    HAR-CO Maryland Federal Credit Union, Bel Air, Md., recently sponsored the Town of Bel Air's annual fireworks display and hosted World Figure Skating Champion Kimmie Meissner and her two guests, both cancer survivors representing the Cool Kids Campaign, in the town's parade. HAR-CO not only hosted Meissner and her guests,...


    BayLands Federal Credit Union, West Point, Va., recently celebrated the grand opening of its full-service branch in James City County. The festivities were covered live with a remote radio broadcast from Xtra 99.1's Neal Steele and Danette Stout. BayLands hosted a fun-filled event featuring balloons, a Moon Walk, and a...


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Special Report

  • First Financial of Maryland FCU Hosts Official HS Branch Grand Opening

    First Financial of Maryland Federal Credit Union has cut the official ribbon on its first student branch at Dundalk High School. The Owl branch, named for the high school mascot, is designed to give high school students real world experience of working at a credit union while learning important financial...

  • RCU Welcomed by Point Arena Residents

    Redwood Credit Union recently hosted a grand opening event to celebrate its new full-service branch in Point Arena, Calif. The branch was decorated in a festive harvest theme, and some 200 attendees enjoyed a ribbon-cutting ceremony, catered food and beverages provided by local vendors, a face painter for kids, door...

  • Electro Savings CU Heads to Wildwood

    Electro Savings Credit Union has cut the ribbon on its new branch in Wildwood. Designed by local facilities firm NewGround, the new full-service facility features four drive-up lanes, ATM access, Internet access and other member conveniences. Joining Electro Savings board and staffers for the ribbon cutting were State Rep. Albert...

  • Founders FCU Branches Out to Cheraw

    Founders Federal Credit Union invited over 300 members to a special tailgating party to mark the opening of its newest facility in Chesterfield County. The 2,300 square-foot facility offers a spacious lobby, three drive-thru lanes and a drive-up ATM. The sports themed event offered food, fun and the chance to...


Looking Back

  • Looking Back

    Looking back six years ago finds a number of pro-credit union candidates winning their races.


Publisher's Column



    D. Hilton Associates, The Woodlands, Texas, has promoted Janice Shisler to senior vice president of recruiting and Marcus Cotton to vice president of recruiting. William Mills Agency, the Atlanta-based independent public relations firm serving the financial industry, has promoted Andrew McCaskill to group director. PCi Corporation, part of Wolters Kluwer...

  • EAST

    Credit Union Central Falls, Smithfield, R.I., named William Cruz bilingual loan originator. HarborOne Credit Union, Brockton, Mass., has promoted Joseph F. Casey to executive vice president and chief financial officer. Service Credit Union, Portsmouth, N.H., has appointed Penelope Benson and Hyla Richmond to member service representatives, level I at it's...


    Unitus Community Credit Union, Portland, Ore., mourns the loss of Tom Bushman, a supervisory committee leader since 2001 and a credit union member since 1955. Bushman joined the credit union 51 years ago as an employee at US West, when Unitus was Oregon Telco Credit Union and exlusively served the...

  • WEST

    Altura Credit Union, Riverside, Calif., has named two new managers, Olivia Grimke has been named regional sales manager, and Brenda Grenon has been named retail branch manager. LBS Financial Credit Union, Long Beach, Calif., has promoted Erin Corbitt to vice president/office manager of its Los Altos area office and Erin...

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