Monday, March 27, 2017

Credit Union ONE Supports Marching Band

Ferndale, Michigan – For the sixth year in a row, Credit Union ONE is a supporting sponsor for the Ferndale High School State Champion Marching Band. The Band counts on sponsorship supporters and different fundraisers to help offset the cost of equipment and programs for the Band. “ With the reduced funds that most School Districts have to work with, we are very happy to help with the Fine Arts Program at the High School” said John Kozich, Credit Union ONE Vice President of Community Relations. “ We also want to congratulate the award winning Band”.

Pam Bellaver School District volunteer and Parent said,” Credit Union ONE has been consistently generous in support of the Ferndale High School music programs by their annual sponsorship of the Ferndale Golden Eagle Marching Band”. “ As a result of this sponsorship combined with others, the Band has been able to upgrade instruments, travel to statewide competitions, attend a week long camp at Interlochen, and enjoy their status as a State Championship Marching Band nine years in a row”. “ Thank you Credit Union ONE for your generosity and support in the education and enrichment of so many Ferndale Students”.

Pictured is John Kozich, Vice President of Community Relations, and Pam Bellaver School District Volunteer.

Friday, February 10, 2017

Credit Union ONE Partners with Traverse City Relay For Life

Ferndale, Michigan – For the fourth year in a row Credit Union ONE has been a sponsor for the Traverse City American Cancer Society Relay for Life. The event held this year on June 10th in Traverse City, will once again have Credit Union ONE Member Shelly McAllister as part of the team.

"It’s great to participate in this Relay each year, and I appreciate Credit Union ONE being a sponsor for this worthwhile event,” said Shelly McAllister. Traverse City Credit Union ONE Branch Manager Michelle Kilinski said “ We are glad to sponsor Shelly and to be a part of such a great fundraiser here in the Traverse City community.”

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Credit Union ONE Walks for Warmth

Ferndale, Michigan – Credit Union ONE participated in the 27th annual Walk for Warmth benefiting the Oakland Livingston Human Services Agency (OLHSA), hosted at Great Lakes Crossing Outlet on February 4th, 2017.

The Walk for Warmth is an annual fundraising event to promote awareness and provide support to those facing heat related emergencies in Oakland and Livingston counties through the Emergency Utility Assistance Program.

Credit Union ONE was a sponsor for this years event, and had a team of 45 walkers made up of employees, their families and friends. This was the 10th year that the credit union had a team participate in the fundraising walk.

“Our Credit Union and Employees look forward to this fundraising event every year,” said John Kozich, Credit Union ONE Vice President of Community Relations. “ It’s a great way to help with a need within our community and we’re very happy to help OLHSA make an impact.”

Friday, December 23, 2016

Credit Union ONE Sponsors Radiothon in Grand Rapids

Ferndale, Michigan – Credit Union ONE was proud to sponsor the STAR 105.7 Helen De Vos Children’s Hospital Radiothon. The Radiothon raised over $217,000.00 during the two day on-site broadcast on December 8th and 9th. In addition to the $5,000.00 donation from the Credit Union that was presented on air at the broadcast, staff from the branch volunteered on the phone bank and contributed $1,500.00 from the sale of candy in the branch. “We appreciate the opportunity to help and volunteer at this event and our staff really does a great job supporting this radiothon in the community,” John Kozich Vice President of Community Relations said. “ It’s good to know that work like this goes along way with helping in the community.”

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Credit Union ONE Collects for Charity

Ferndale, Michigan – Credit Union ONE’s members and staff gave back to the community through donations to Forgotten Harvest and the Toys for Tots local Program. Since Thanksgiving each of the credit union’s branches collected food and toys for the organizations. Over 1,000 toys and over 1000 pounds of food, along with a $500.00 donation from Credit Union ONE, will be used in southeast Michigan this holiday season.

“These two annual collections are a part of our organizational values and community work that we engage in throughout the year. Our members and staff really step forward and help each and every year” said John Kozich Vice President of Community Relations of Credit Union ONE. The generous donations truly helps those in need in our community.”