ST. PAUL, Minn. (10/24/13)--The Minnesota Credit Union Foundation recently awarded $10,000 in financial education grants to three credit unions.
All grant funds will be used to further the credit unions' diverse financial education programs or initiatives that benefit members and communities.
Recipients were chosen by the Foundation board of directors based on credit union value, community impact, collaboration and creativity.
"The Foundation board was very impressed with the applications we received this fall," said Foundation Chair Pat Brekken. "It's impressive to get a closer look at some of the amazing initiatives being coordinated by Minnesota credit unions, and I'm proud that the Foundation can be a resource to provide financial support to these important programs."
Fall 2014 Financial Education Grant recipients include: