Local institution recognized for community education
At the recent Credit Union Financial Education Network conference held in Burlington, Vermont, Tewksbury Federal Credit Union received three awards in the $150 million or less asset size category.
TFCU took third place for the most student presentations, second place for the most adult presentations and first place for the most adults reached.
“We are extremely proud of our efforts to serve the Tewksbury community and help our members improve their financial situation by increasing their knowledge of financial concepts,” said CEO Maureen Montecalvo. “We hope to further our outreach in the coming year to create a stronger and more knowledgeable community.”
According to Montecalvo, this is the first time TFCU has received an award for financial education. She credits the entire team of dedicated employees who bring a feeling of comfort to both long-standing members and those who are just beginning their financial journeys.
Be on the lookout for more community outreach happenings:
Smart Savers Program at the Dewing, Heath Brook and Center Elementary schools will begin in September. Look for the CU at school open houses. Find that schedule here.
Public Safety Night will be September17 and is sponsored by the TPD in collaboration with TFD and the Regional Communication Center. TFCU will have a table.
The Mission Statement of the Tewksbury Federal Credit Union: “To provide the highest level of personal financial services of a superior quality to the members/owners of our credit union in a friendly, professional manner; to encourage savings and the wise use of credit; to increase the knowledge and ability of our members to manage their financial well-being; to provide sound financial management in order to maintain earnings for our continued growth and to provide our employees with a challenging and rewarding career.”