X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

APPLETON, Wis.-Community First Credit Union was named Small Business of the Year by The Post-Crescent, Appleton’s local newspaper. Community First President and CEO Catherine Tierney said the credit union’s “corporate citizenship centered on community service” philosophy contributed to their success. “We live our mission,” she said in an interview with the paper. “Our goal is to play a primary role in contributing to the economic and social well-being, and to the quality of life in all of the communities in which our members live and work.” Assistant Business Editor of The Post-Crescent MaryBeth Matzek said this approach was what put the credit union into the running for the contest. A key deciding factor was Community First’s recent donation of a former branch rent-free to four area non-profits. “The membership has blessed and supported our initiatives and they can take great pride in what they have helped us accomplish,” Community First Vice President of Business Development and Community Relations Chip Coenen said.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?

 

Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times
Live Chat

Copyright © 2022 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.