MSUFCU Shows Appreciation for Its Members on International Credit Union Day
EAST LANSING, Mich. — On Thursday, October 17, 2019, MSU Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU), along with more than 56,000 credit unions around the world, will celebrate International Credit Union Day (ICU Day) to recognize the achievements of the credit union movement. Members who stop by any MSUFCU branch during the week of October 14-18, 2019, will receive a free gift to celebrate ICU Week.
This year’s theme, “Local Service Global Reach,” emphasizes the industry’s philosophy of people helping people. On ICU Day, all MSUFCU branches will share member appreciation gifts.
“By helping our members achieve their financial goals and, ultimately, their dreams, we impact communities — near and far,” said April Clobes, MSUFCU’s President/CEO. “ICU Day is an important opportunity to raise awareness about the superior service credit unions provide locally that has a global impact.”
The World Council of Credit Unions Inc. (WOCCU) was created to help establish and maintain viable credit union movements. Today, more than 235 million people are served by credit unions in 109 countries and six continents. This year’s ICU Day theme emphasizes the credit union movement’s loyalty to its members and its mission to provide them financial support and guidance.
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 was named one of Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness for the fourth consecutive year, 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.