March 1, 2021
This collection of positive news about credit unions and their activities is assembled from a variety of sources on the Internet and from credit union submissions. Note: links used here are external and the League does not control their expiration dates. To share news from your Indiana credit union, send story links to Kay Neidlinger.
Indiana Credit Unions in the Media
Source: Credit union submissions and internet news reports. Some stories may require passwords for access.
Courier & Press - by John McKenzie 1/28/2021
League President John McKenzie wrote an opinion piece.
CUInsight - 12/22/20
The award is given by the Chairman of the National Infantry Association and Chief of the Infantry, U.S. Army, in recognition of individuals who have contributed significantly to the Infantry, in particular demonstrating high standards of integrity and moral character. McKenzie comments in this story.
WANE 15 - by Taylor Williams 2/26/2021
CEO Dave Shuey explains the credit union's program, which has helped educate more than 1,500 students in Allen County.
NWI Times - by Joseph S. Pete 2/25/2021
The credit union made a donation at a time when the demand is especially high. The check presentation is pictured. President Frank Beachnau and EVP Bob Havens both comment.
CUNA News - 2/23/2021
Carma Parrish, CEO of NorthPark Community CU, is a founding member of this organization.
Inside INdiana Business - by Wes Mills 2/22/2021
Three credit unions were named: Family Horizons FCU (15-74 employees), Elements Financial FCU (75-249 employees), and FORUM CU (250-999 employees)
NWI Times - by Joseph S. Pete 2/21/2021
Analisa Waring of REGIONAL FCU was elected as a new board member of the chamber.
WANE - by Corinne Moore 2/19/2021
Fire Police City County FCU hosted 'Together We "Can" Food Drive' in partnership with an area basketball team.
Tristate Homepage WEHT - 2/19/2021
The donation is from the credit union's Cancer Awareness Debit Card Program, which has a different beneficiary each year. The check presentation is pictured.
WISH-TV 8 - 2/14/2021
Financial Center First CU President Kevin Ryan appears on the Community Link program to talk about the partnership between the credit union and the Miller School of Business at Ball State University to teach financial literacy.
NWI Times - by Joseph S. Pete 2/11/2021
Paul Marsh of Teachers CU was elected to the CUNA Board. He is pictured and quoted in this story.
American Banker - by Aaron Passman 2/2/2021
Randy Glassburn has retired after 33 years in the credit union industry. (Password/subscription required).
Inside INdiana Business - by Reed Parker 2/1/2021
Ball State Financial, a division of Financial Center First CU, has pledged a $170,000 gift to support the university's financial literacy initiative. Ball State Financial CEO Kevin Ryan is quoted in this story.
KPC News - 2/4/2021
Interra CU held its 27th annual Hometown Giving holiday service project, which raised more than $40,000 for more than 35 nonprofit agencies in the five counties served by the credit union. Staff is pictured with the donation check.
Inclusiv - February Undated
During Black History Month, Inclusiv honored MDI credit union CEOs, board members, staff and volunteers who fight for social, economic and racial equity in the communities they serve. This story features Mt. Zion Indianapolis FCU.
NWI Times - by Joseph S. Pete 1/29/2021
President/CEO Tom Gryp comments in this story. - by Matt Walker 1/27/2021
VP Marketing Michael Hostetler was interviewed for this story.
Forbes Advisor - by Ben Gran and Daphne Foreman 1/4/2021
This story features details about a variety of products and services available from the credit union.
Ink Free News - 1/1/2021
The credit union donated $500 to the Kosciusko County Jail Chemical Addiction Program (JCAP).
KPC News- 12/22/2020
Proceeds contributed were part of the credit union's Affinity Visa debit card program. David Dressler, Kendallville branch manager, is shown at the check presentation.
Greenfield Reporter - 12/22/2020
The Kenneth A. Beckley Scholarship at the Media School at Indiana University was established to honor a longtime board member of the credit union. Credit Union Board Chairman Bob Martin comments in this story.
CUInsight - 12/8/2020
The credit union donated a total of $5,800 to local non-profit organizations on Giving Tuesday thanks to a little help from credit union employees. President/CEO Karen Madry provides details in this story. Madry is also League Board Secretary.
Business Wire - 12/8/2020
Teachers CU will be the first to offer this integrated solution between Harland Clarke and Constellation, beginning in the second quarter of 2021. - by Marc Rapport Undated
Notre Dame FCU CEO Tom Gryp is one of several leaders featured in this roundup of perspectives about lessons learned in 2020.