Children’s Miracle Network kicked off 2012 with Credit Unions for Kids at Phoenix Children’s Hospital with One Darn Cool School.
Phoenix Children’s Hospital presented awards to the top five fundraising credit unions and another to the credit union with the highest increase in fundraising. Desert Schools Federal Credit Union raised an impressive $329,280. Followed by Arizona Central Credit Union at $26,577, TruWest Credit Union with $25,000, followed by First Credit Union with $8,550 and Mountain West Credit Union Association with $8,000.
Funds raised by Phoenix credit unions support One Darn Cool School, an accredited K-12 school located within Phoenix Children’s Hospital and available to all PCH patients from admittance through school reentry and more.
The Mountain West Credit Union Association is the regional tri-state trade association representing 154 member credit unions, 3.2 million credit union members and $29 billion in assets throughout Arizona, Colorado, and Wyoming. Not-for-profit in nature, credit unions provide low cost financial services to their members. Founded in 2011, the Mountain West Credit Union Association serves and supports member credit unions through advocacy, communications, community outreach, education & training, operations, public affairs and regulatory & compliance services. The Mountain West Credit Union Association is affiliated with Credit Union National Association (CUNA), World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU), and CUNA Mutual Group.