February 16, 2017
MADISON, Wis.—Over the course of seven months in 2016, Drew and Liz Ehlert saved nearly $30,000 while reducing debt by over $6,600. Thanks to these impressive numbers, they were crowned winners of Summit Credit Union’s Project Money program and were awarded the member-owned financial cooperative’s $10,000 cash prize.
February 7, 2017
MADISON, Wis.—Summit Credit Union has launched its fourth annual Project Teen Money program, a unique challenge created by the member-owned cooperative to help young adults achieve financial success. Culminating in a $2,500 scholarship awarded to the winner, the competition is conducted through Summit’s in-school branches at Madison’s East, La Follette and Memorial high schools.
January 24, 2017
MADISON, Wis.—Summit Credit Union is now accepting applications for its Board of Directors Scholarships, which award members who are high school seniors or currently enrolled in college. Each year, the Board of Directors Scholarship program awards three $1,500 continuing education scholarships in an effort to help members pursue higher education.
January 5, 2017
MADISON, Wis.—Summit Credit Union was recognized by the 2016 In Business Magazine Executive Choice Awards as the top business-to-business credit union in the greater Madison area. The magazine editors invite business executives in the region to vote for their favorites in several categories.
December 28, 2016
MADISON, Wis.—Summit Credit Union has declared a $1.9 million dividend to more than 46,000 of their members. Individual member cash payouts were based on the financial success of the credit union as well as how much the member saved and borrowed between Oct. 1, 2015, and Sept. 30, 2016.
December 13, 2016
MADISON, Wis.—Today Summit Credit Union launched its new VISA Global Good Card campaign, developed in partnership with the World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU). The card highlights a shared goal of improving member lives and communities through financial empowerment. Summit hopes the new card will bring awareness to WOCCU’s global work and additional support to the organization.