Credit unions in the community: SPIRE Credit Union, Mill City Credit Union
Monday, June 12, 2017
Credit Union Journal (June 12, 2017) - Grand openings, anniversaries, benefits and more ways credit unions are giving back to the communities they serve.
Dora Maxwell Honors
SPIRE Credit Union, Falcon Heights, Minn., won the second place National Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award from CUNA. In one year, each of SPIRE’s 200-plus employees participated in 120 events and activities, giving 2,850 employee hours, donating $26,000 and changing countless lives.
‘Making the Greater Good Even Greater’
Mill City Credit Union, Minnetonka, Minn., awarded $1,000 each to non-profit Darby’s Dancers of Maple Grove and small business Be Creations Photography as part of the Making the Greater Good Even Greater giveback campaign. The two organizations garnered 4,495 total votes on the program’s Facebook contest page to win the quarterly award.