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Press Releases

SDCCU press releases and awards are listed below. Click on the title to view it in its entirety.

San Diego County Credit Union supports San Diego’s only pediatric hospital with special in-branch fundraiser

9/15/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is supporting Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego as the presenting sponsor of the Rady Children’s Hospital Family Walk at SeaWorld®. SDCCU’s support includes a special, fundraising campaign at every SDCCU branch throughout Southern California.

2015 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl tickets on sale now

8/28/2015 12:00 a.m.

Tickets are on sale now for the 11th annual San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl. SDCCU has served as title sponsor of the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl since the bowl game’s inception in 2005. The San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl is the only college football bowl game among America’s 35 college football bowl games to have a credit union as a title sponsor.

SDCCU supports diabetes care and education program

8/26/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU was a proud sponsor of the 16th annual benefit for Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute (SWDI). The fundraiser was held Thursday, Aug. 13, at Humphrey’s by the Bay, 2241 Shelter Island Dr., San Diego. The Rhythm of the Night themed event featured a performance by N’Demand, a gourmet dinner and silent and live auctions.


San Diego County Credit Union Voted BEST Credit Union in the San Diego Union-Tribune Readers Poll for 16th consecutive year

8/26/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU has been named San Diego’s BEST Credit Union for the 16th consecutive year by readers of the San Diego Union-Tribune. SDCCU also was selected in the recent 2015 Readers Poll as San Diego’s BEST Financial Planner, BEST Home Loan Provider and BEST Place To Work – all for the sixth year in a row - and BEST Auto Loan Provider for the second year in a row.

San Diego County Credit Union second quarter 2015 results show continued growth

8/26/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU releases positive second quarter financial results for 2015.

San Diego County Credit Union Sets New Guinness World Record at 2015 SDCCU Super Shred Event

8/12/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU set a new Guinness World Record for the most paper collected in a 24 hour period. The recent SDCCU Super Shred Event gathered a total of 584,350 pounds of paper, which was then shredded and recycled, helping to protect the community and saving approximately 5,000 trees. The overall impact of the SDCCU Super Shred Event was impressive thanks to the more than 10,000 people who turned out at Qualcomm® Stadium on July 25 to properly dispose of confidential information and set the new record for most paper collected in a 24-hour period at a single location. 

Students are going back to school this year with additional supplies thanks to SDCCU Stuff the Bus

8/11/2015 12:00 a.m.

With the “back to school” season upon us, SDCCU has partnered with Channel 933 and the San Diego County Office of Education to collect school supplies for local students. Through Aug. 21, the SDCCU School Bus will be on tour with Channel 933, making various stops to collect supllies. The community is also encouraged to drop off supplies at any one of SDCCU’s 38 convenient locations

Fox 5 San Diego spotlights SDCCU Super Shred Event happening at Qualcomm Stadium on July 25

7/24/2015 12:00 a.m.

The public is invited to bring an unlimited amount of documents to be shred for free at the event from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, at Qualcomm® Stadium in the northeast parking lot, located at 9449 Friars Road, San Diego. 

Grand opening celebrations take place for San Diego County Credit Union’s two newest branches

7/20/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU celebrates the grand openings of its two newest branches. SDCCU recently opened its National City Branch located in San Diego’s South County area, located at 2525 East Plaza Blvd. The new Sorrento Mesa Branch moved from its previous location to 10066 Pacific Heights Blvd., Suite 104.

San Diego County Credit Union returns as sponsor of San Diego LGBT Pride celebration

7/17/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is a proud sponsor of the 41st San Diego LGBT Pride celebration, held July 17 - 19 in San Diego’s Hillcrest area. This year’s theme, “Liberty and Justice for All” calls for equality for all people across the globe. 

San Diego County Credit Union® was founded on the principle that people come first and profits second. This forward-thinking approach in the banking industry has propelled SDCCU® to become San Diego’s BEST Credit Union and largest locally-owned financial institution. SDCCU provides breakthrough banking products that meet the demands of today’s lifestyle and delivers banking services that save customers money. SDCCU serves customers nationwide with 30,000 surcharge-FREE CO-OP ATMs and 43 branch locations in San Diego, Riverside and Orange counties. Open an account today.

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