Legislature recognizes Maine's credit unions!
Rep. Ken Fredette (left), House Minority Leader and a Board Member at Sebasticook Valley FCU, shakes hands with John Murphy, President of the Maine CU League, after presenting a Joint Resolution in front of more than 100 credit union officials in the Hall of Flags at the State House in Augusta as part of Maine CU Day. In addition to the presentation, the Resolution, which recognized Maine's credit unions for the economic benefit they provide, raising funds for ending hunger, leadership on youth financial education, and a host of other initiatives, was read in full in the Maine House and Senate.
More than 2.7 million meals!
Best-selling author and the likely subject of Clint Eastwood's next movie, Jessica Buchanan, a humanitarian aid worker, helped Maine CUs announce a new fundraising record for the 2016 Maine CUs' Campaign for Ending Hunger. The 2016 Campaign raised nearly $675,000 to help end hunger in Maine.
Helping Maine youth get 'fiscally' fit!
The 2016/17 school year is seeing a record number of Financial Fitness - Money Management Experience events taking place at high schools across Maine. Have Maine credit unions bring this award-winning program to your school. Since 2004, more than 38,000 Maine students have participated in one of these fairs. To learn more, click here.