Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

CU System
SECU gives 250000 challenge grant to library
RALEIGH, N.C. (9/11/09)--State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) members via the SECU Foundation have given a $250,000 challenge grant to a library in Jackson County, N.C. The grant will allow the Friends of the Library to complete the fundraising goal needed for the construction of the 20,000-square-foot library, which will be located next to the recently restored, historical Jackson County Courthouse. The SECU Foundation partnered with the non-profit Friends of the Jackson County Main Library to provide services to citizens in Macon, Swain and Haywood counties. The complex also will benefit the local university and community college and other regional libraries. “The $250,000 challenge grant is a strong incentive for our community to reach the $1.6 million we need to complete the new library complex,” said June Smith, Friends president. “For every dollar given to the New Library Fund, the SECU Foundation will match it up to $250,000.” SECU, located in Raleigh, N.C., has $18 billion in assets.


RSS print
News Now LiveWire
Of $1.3B in payments through mobile devices, 90% occurred at @Starbucks stores http://t.co/MN49JR1NXK
11 hours ago
.@LoveBethpage 1st to launch mobile debit/credit card control from @COOPFS http://t.co/kuq7onGuai
12 hours ago
A booming W Okla county gets its first #creditunion @TheHEFCU See #NewsNow http://t.co/svTyMnms0X
15 hours ago
Mortgage interest rates continue slide in September @FHFA http://t.co/agU9RJW5Kq
17 hours ago
Reimagined branches shift to member, not #creditunion, needs: @cunacouncils white paper http://t.co/lN2mu0IVar
18 hours ago