Winners will be recognized and receive a $250 Visa® gift card

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (April 22, 2024) ­­­­­­ San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), one of San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institutions, is continuing to proudly honor San Diego County teachers through SDCCU Classroom Heroes, launched in partnership with the San Diego County Office of Education.

SDCCU and the San Diego County Office of Education recognize three local “Classroom Heroes” every quarter. Winning teachers will receive a $250 Visa gift card and be featured on SDCCU’s social media platforms.

“Teachers are pillars of our community as they educate our youth. We want to highlight the positive impact they continue to make for future generations,” said SDCCU President and CEO Teresa Campbell. “SDCCU is proud to continue our SDCCU Classroom Heroes program so we can recognize the hard work and dedication of our local teachers.”

Teachers, students, parents and the community are encouraged to nominate a deserving teacher by visiting

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