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Press Releases

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

36,000 pounds of paper collected, over 300 trees saved at latest SDCCU Shred Day Event

4/22/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is committed to helping the community properly dispose of sensitive data, an effort that landed them their second Guinness World Record® for the most paper collected in 24 hours last July. SDCCU’s latest free Shred Day Event, held at three locations on April 4, resulted in a total of 36,042 pounds of paper collected and shredded.

San Diego County Credit Union returns as title sponsor of 2015 Walk MS

4/17/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is returning as the title sponsor of the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society’s 2015 San Diego County Credit Union Walk MSSM, to be held in San Diego on April 19 and 25.

Local teachers are being honored through SDCCU Classroom Heroes

4/07/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is proudly honoring local teachers through its new program, SDCCU Classroom Heroes, which was launched in partnership with iHeartMedia San Diego.

One lucky San Diego high school with the most spirit will win a private concert thanks to SDCCU® Classroom Heroes and Channel 93.3

4/07/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU Classroom Heroes and Channel 93.3 are teaming up to give students at one San Diego high school an unforgettable end to the year! The school with the most spirit will win a private performance from one of today’s hottest artists Echosmith!

The Best Local Theatre Teacher Award ballot is open

3/26/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is asking the community to nominate and vote for the Best Local Theatre Teacher. The Best Local Theatre Teacher Award is part of the Ben Vereen Awards, a two-part local competition for high school students who are talented in musical theater, including vocal, dance and acting performance. The winning teacher will receive a trip for two to New York to attend the 2015 Jimmy Awards, also known as the National High School Musical Theatre Awards.

San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl drives over $85 million into the local economy over 10 years

3/19/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is proud of the significant impact the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl has had on its hometown. The more than $85 million dollars the game has driven into the economy over the past 10 years is the primary reason why SDCCU chooses to sponsor it.

San Diego County Credit Union presents free seminar on safe and secure investment planning strategies

3/19/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU will present “IRAs & Retirement,” a free educational seminar with financial expert George Chamberlin from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, at SDCCU’s administrative office, located at 6545 Sequence Dr. in Mira Mesa. The public is invited to attend the seminar. Seating is limited and reservations are required. For details, visit or call (877) 732-2848.

San Diego County Credit Union returns as sponsor of Countywide Spelling Bee

3/18/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is returning for the ninth consecutive year as a sponsor of the 46th annual U-T San Diego Countywide Spelling Bee, presented in collaboration with the San Diego County Office of Education.

San Diego County Credit Union sponsors 2015 San Diego Women’s Week

3/18/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is a proud sponsor of the 6th Annual San Diego Women’s Week, held March 16 – 20, 2015 throughout North San Diego County. The week of events, organized by the North San Diego Business Chamber, is designed to inspire, empower and connect women of all ages and professions.

San Diego County Credit Union to host its Biggest Used Care Sale at Del Mar Fairgrounds on Saturday, March 21

3/18/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU will host its popular used car super sale at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, main parking lot, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd. in Del Mar, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 21. The public is invited to attend. 

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