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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 Honors San Diego’s Best Teachers

10/07/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is proud to celebrate San Diego’s finest educators as the presenting sponsor of the 25th annual A Salute to Teachers event. Held in collaboration with the San Diego County Office of Education and Cox® Communications, the black-tie gala is a presentation of the 42nd Annual San Diego County Teacher of the Year Awards. SDCCU has supported this program for the past seven years. 

Teresa Halleck, President and CEO, San Diego County Credit Union Named 2015 Woman of the Year Finalist by San Diego Magazine

9/30/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is proud to announce that SDCCU President and CEO Teresa Halleck was named a finalist for the San Diego Magazine 2015 Woman of the Year Award. The Woman of the Year Awards is an evening to honor all of the dynamic women in San Diego committed to creating positive change.

San Diego County Credit Union sponsors AIDS Walk/Run 2015

9/25/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is a proud sponsor of the 26th annual AIDS Walk/Run 2015, San Diego’s largest fundraising event to help fight HIV/AIDS and stand up for those impacted by the disease. 

San Diego County Credit Union distributes thousands of school supplies to students across the county

9/25/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU Stuff the Bus, held in partnership with Channel 933 and the San Diego County Office of Education, yielded thousands of school supplies for students as they headed back to school this year. The SDCCU School Bus was on tour with Channel 933 throughout August, making various stops to collect supplies. The community was encouraged to drop off supplies at any one of SDCCU’s 38 convenient locations and a total of 3,470 school supplies were collected in the inaugural drive!

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. 

San Diego County Credit Union fue fundada sobre las bases de que el bienestar de nuestros miembros viene primero y en segundo lugar, las ganancias. Esta manera innovadora de pensar en la industria bancaria ha impulsado a SDCCU para convertirse en la MEJOR cooperativa de ahorro y crédito de San Diego y la mayor institución financiera de propiedad local. SDCCU proporciona productos de banca personal y empresarial novedosos que satisfacen las demandas propias del estilo de vida actual y ofrecen servicios bancarios que ahorran dinero a sus clientes. SDCCU ofrece a sus miembros la facilidad de retirar dinero en efectivo sin cargos en más de 30,000 cajeros automáticos de la red CO-OP en todo el país, banca móvil y 38 sucursales en los condados de San Diego, Riverside y Orange. Abra hoy mismo una cuenta por Internet o en una sucursal.
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