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MSUFCU Donates $8,500 To The Children's Foundation

 
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Published: Jul 7, 2020

MSUFCU Donates $8,500 To The Children's Foundation

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — MSU Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU) joined The Children’s Foundation & iHeartRadio to support the COVID-19 Crisis Fundraising Campaign from May 11 to 17, 2020.

 

The Credit Union matched funds donated up to $8,500 to the campaign, which was established to help children and families in Detroit and surrounding areas.

 

“We were pleased to be a part of this effort to help those who are most in need during this time,” said Deidre Davis, MSUFCU Chief Marketing Officer. “One of our core values is giving back to the community, and by partnering with The Children’s Foundation and iHeartRadio, we were able to have an immediate impact on children’s and families’ health and wellness.”

 

The Children’s Foundation supports pediatric research, education, community benefit programs, and other initiatives that improve the health of children in Michigan. The nonprofit donates $6 million in grants annually. iHeartRadio is a free online radio broadcast, podcast and streaming app owned by iHeartMedia Inc.

 

MSUFCU has a national reputation for excellence and has received several top industry and workplace awards. The Credit Union was named as a Top Workplace in the large employer category by the Detroit Free Press for eight consecutive years, received a 5 star rating from Bauer Financial in 2020, was named a Top 100 Best Workplace for Women by Fortune for the third year, and is in the top five Michigan credit unions by Forbes Best-in-State Credit Unions. MSUFCU was named a Best Workplace in Financial Services and Insurance by Fortune Magazine two consecutive years, received the ATHENA Award® for Organizational Leadership, and was named West Michigan Best and Brightest to Work For the eighth year in a row. The Credit Union earned the ranking of one of Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness for the eighth consecutive year, and has been certified as a Great Place to Work® for six consecutive years. MSUFCU 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 is headquartered in East Lansing, MI, has 20 branches, nearly 300,000 members, more than $5 billion in assets, and more than 900 employees. For more information, visit msufcu.org.

 

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