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MSUFCU Recognized with Celebration of Regional Growth Award

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Published: Nov 29, 2016

MSUFCU Recognized with Celebration of Regional Growth Award

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — MSU Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce with the Celebration of Regional Growth Award (CORG). MSUFCU was honored with the award at the Lansing Economic Club luncheon on Thursday, November 17, 2016.


CORG recognizes organizations that have made a significant economic investment in the Greater Lansing region. MSUFCU was recognized for its expansion efforts in 2016, which include the construction of a second building on its headquarters campus and the opening of the Financial Innovation and Education Center (FIEC) in downtown East Lansing. With these investments, the Credit Union aims to create jobs and opportunities that will allow the region to thrive.


“This recognition is a testimony to the dedication of our board of directors and employees who support this vibrant and growing community. We are humbled by this recognition and would not have this opportunity without our members. When individuals join our Credit Union and use our services as our founding members intended, it allows us to grow and make a significantly larger impact in the communities we serve,” said April Clobes, MSUFCU’s President/CEO.


MSU Federal Credit Union, the world’s largest university-based credit union, offers a full range of personal — and business-related — financial services to Michigan State University and Oakland University faculty, staff, students, alumni association members, and their families worldwide, in addition to a variety of select employee groups. Founded in 1937 by a few MSU professors and employees, MSUFCU has 17 branches, nearly 230,000 members, more than $3.3 billion in assets, and over 730 employees. In 2016, MSUFCU was recognized as one of Fortune’s50 Best Workplaces for New College Grads, as well as the #1 Top Workplace in the large employer category on the Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces list. Also in 2016, MSUFCU was selected as one of West Michigan’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, receiving the Michigan Business Professional Association’s top honor of Elite Overall – Best of the Best award. Additionally, MSUFCU was recognized as fifth in the nation for its financial education program by the National Youth Involvement Board in 2016. MSUFCU has a national reputation for excellence, winning the 2014 National Association of Federal Credit Unions National Credit Union of the Year award.  


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