Thank you to the hundreds that submitted entries for the second annual Bucks for Books contest. Young & Free Maine, powered by Maine's credit unions, is pleased to announce that the winners of a total of $1,500 to help lucky students pay for their books this fall have been selected. We received a record number of entries and congratulations to all of the winners. For a list of winners, click here.
C-U at school?
The 2016/17 school year has begun, and planning for Financial Fitness - Money Management Experience events at high schools across Maine is underway. 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.
Watch a 'Golden' Day for ending hunger in Maine...
The ceremony announcing the record-setting 2015 Maine Credit Unions' Campaign for Ending Hunger total featured Olympic icon, Mark Spitz (at right), who won 7 Gold Medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich and is a hunger advocate. A check with the record-setting total is pictured above. Watch a recap of this very special day and event by clicking here.