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MSUFCU Desk Drawer Foundation Celebrates Its First Monetary Donation

 
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Published: Sep 24, 2019

MSUFCU Desk Drawer Foundation Celebrates Its First Monetary Donation

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — MSU Federal Credit Union’s (MSUFCU’s) Foundation, the Desk Drawer Fund, recently celebrated its first monetary donation from Sergent Results Group, a consulting firm providing learning and training sessions on a variety of organizational topics.

 

“We are thankful to Sergent Results Group for their generous donation, and we are thrilled that their donation represents our very first monetary support of the Desk Drawer Fund,” said Whitney Anderson-Harrell, Desk Drawer Fund Executive Director. “We appreciate their support of the Foundation’s goal to empower communities by investing in local nonprofits.”

 

The Desk Drawer Fund was established to further MSUFCU’s dedication to its local community. The Foundation provides support for numerous nonprofit initiatives across the sectors of five philanthropic pillars: Arts & Culture; Stable Housing; Empowering Youth; Financial Education; and Fostering Entrepreneurialism.

 

"We inspire people to think about self, organization, and community as a system,” said Dennis Sergent, Sergent Results Group President. “This is even more powerful as the organizations we work with develop, grow, and succeed. The Desk Drawer Fund is poised to make a significant impact in our community and is the perfect venue for us to support financially and help even more nonprofits.”

 

MSUFCU has a national reputation for excellence and has received several top industry and workplace awards. The Credit Union was named in the top 100 best workplaces for women by Fortune for the third year, in the top five Michigan credit unions by Forbes Best-in-State Credit Unions, Best Workplace in Financial Services and Insurance by Fortune Magazine, received the ATHENA Award® for Organizational Leadership, and for the fifth year, was named West Michigan Best and Brightest to Work For. MSUFCU has been certified as a Great Place to Work® for six consecutive years, and was named as a Top Workplace in the large employer category by the Detroit Free Press for six consecutive years. The Credit Union has also been recognized for its financial education initiatives, ranking first for the Alphonse Desjardins Adult and Youth Financial Education Awards, and the Louise Herring Award as well as an honorable mention for the Dora Maxwell Award by the Michigan Credit Union League. Founded in 1937, MSUFCU has 19 branches, more than 283,000 members, $4.6 billion in assets, and more than 900 employees.