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CU System briefs

July 6, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (7/6/15)--The Ohio Credit Union Foundation awarded three $5,000 grants through its new student loan forgiveness program (eLumination July 1). Forty-two credit union employees applied for the grants, which will go to paying off outstanding student loans. This year’s winners are Devon Roan, BMI FCU, Dublin; Heather Chupp, Parish FCU, Toledo; and Jessica McDaniel, Sharefax CU, Batavia ...

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (7/6/15)--San Bernardino (Calif.) School Employees FCU will officially become Thinkwise CU on July 27. “We are very proud of our history, strength and dedicated service to our members,” said President/CEO Kevin Posey. “Our new name carries forward these attributes and reflects our passion and unique philosophy. Thinkwise encompasses the elements that we want for our members.”  The 63-year-old credit union will maintain its educational roots and commitment to helping members achieve their financial dreams, according to a release ...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (7/6/15)--Better than a birdie or an eagle, it’s a chance to win $1 million at Widget Financial FCU’s golf tournament set for Aug. 17 (Life is a Highway July 2). The Million Dollar Golf Shoot Out Tournament aims to raise $23,000 for Charities for Children, which supports 14 charities in Erie, Pa. Other prizes at the scramble tourney include a chance to win $30,000, golf clubs, a flat-screen TV, airfare for two and the special Shoot Out ...