Notre Dame Federal Credit Union Competes to Raise Money for South Bend Organization
Posted on Oct 26, 2016
Vote for Notre Dame FCU’s video and Robinson Community Learning Center could win up to $21,000.
NOTRE DAME, IN – Notre Dame Federal Credit Union (Notre Dame FCU) is participating in the second annual Love My Credit Union® Campaign, a video contest that awards tens of thousands of dollars to charities nationwide based upon votes from consumers. Notre Dame FCU’s video focuses on the area credit union’s internship program, with the goal of gaining votes to fund Robinson Community Learning Center.
“We believe we can all do our part to empower young people. With our internship program, we strive to support the youth in our community and build future leaders for tomorrow,” said Notre Dame FCU Director of Market Intelligence Doug Briones.
The video can be viewed by visiting Love My Credit Union’s website: http://www.VoteLoveMyCU.org/NotreDameFCU(link is external)
The Love My Credit Union® Campaign highlights local community involvement by the credit unions. Videos with the most public votes can win up to $21,000 for their charity of choice.
The official contest runs from October 1 to December 16, 2016, and monthly winners will be determined by the most public votes. By the campaign’s conclusion in December, a total of $122,500 will have been donated to selected charities throughout the country. The public can vote every day and also earn a chance to win a $500 gift card.
The following cash prizes will be awarded to charities:
- Up to 50 $1,000 state-level donations
- Eight $5,000 donations
- One grand prize winning credit union and one credit union support organization will each receive a $15,000 donation
- Five randomly selected campaign voters will receive a $500 gift card, plus a $500 donation to the charity of their choice
Share the Love is a joint venture between CU Solutions Group and its member rewards program, Love My Credit Union Rewards, and the Credit Union National Association (CUNA).
About Notre Dame FCU
Notre Dame Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative. With assets in excess of $470 million and over 52,000 members worldwide, Notre Dame FCU’s dedicated partners (employees), coupled with a wide array of financial services, provide members a personalized experience through the credit union’s nine convenient branch locations, its virtual branch (Shamrock Center), and through its robust online banking platform and mobile apps.
About Robinson Community Learning Center
The Robinson Community Learning Center (http://rclc.nd.edu(link is external)) was founded in 2001 as an educational initiative of the University of Notre Dame, in partnership with South Bend’s Northeast Neighborhood. Its mission is to welcome community and Notre Dame partners that strengthen the Northeast Neighborhood through relationship building and educational opportunities. By promoting innovation and excellence, the Center builds individual capacity and enhances existing systems throughout South Bend. Over 400 college student volunteers assist with programming that includes tutoring, seniors activities, English classes, youth entrepreneurship, Shakespeare, and the Take Ten conflict resolution program. Over 500 participants engage in activities at the Robinson Center, and outreach programs reach an additional 3,000 youth throughout South Bend and beyond.