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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 takes back Guinness World Record at SDCCU Super Shred Event

8/13/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, set a new Guinness World Record® at the recent SDCCU Super Shred Event, collecting and shredding 422,350 pounds of paper, protecting the community and saving 3,590 trees. The overall impact of the SDCCU Super Shred Event was impressive thanks to the more than 7,000 people who turned out at Qualcomm® Stadium on July 26 to properly dispose of confidential information and set the new record for most paper collected in a 24-hour period at a single location. 

 


SDCCU hosts customer appreciation night at the Lake Elsinore Storm baseball game

8/12/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is proud to support America’s pastime and the Lake Elsinore Storm, a Class A minor league baseball team that plays in Lake Elsinore, Calif. in Riverside County, where SDCCU operates branches in the cities of Temecula and Murrieta. 

San Diego County Credit Union supporting diabetes care and education program

8/12/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is proud to support the Scripps Health Foundation and its Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute (SWDI), Southern California’s leading diabetes center of excellence, committed to providing the best evidence-based diabetes screening, education and patient care in San Diego.

San Diego County Credit Union employees play in CCUL Over-The-Line Tournament

8/12/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, will participate in the California Credit Union League’s (CCUL) 33rd annual Over-The-Line (OTL) Tournament on Aug. 16 and 17 in San Diego’s Mission Bay area.

San Diego County Credit Union is serving our four-legged friends as sponsor of the Fur Ball Masquerade

8/12/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is a proud supporter of the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA and the 2014 Fur Ball Masquerade, a fundraiser with an expected attendance of more than 700 people and 300 dogs. 

San Diego County Credit Union helping save lives by supporting San Diego Blood Bank

8/06/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is contributing to life-saving efforts in San Diego County with its support of the San Diego Blood Bank, San Diego’s primary blood supplier serving the majority of local hospitals.  


Help set a new Guinness World Record at the SDCCU Super Shred Event on July 26

7/16/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is preparing to set a new Guinness World Record® at the upcoming SDCCU Super Shred Event.  The public is invited to bring an unlimited amount of documents to be shred for free at the event, which is taking place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 26, at Qualcomm® Stadium in the northwest parking lot, located at 9449 Friars Road, San Diego. 


San Diego County Credit Union is the first financial institution to be named a Live Well San Diego partner by the County of San Diego

7/16/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is proud to announce that the County of San Diego has officially recognized SDCCU as a Live Well San Diego partner. Live Well San Diego, a cutting-edge, countywide initiative energized by a public-private partnership between local businesses and the County of San Diego government, focuses on promoting healthy lifestyles and safer communities throughout San Diego County. 


San Diego County Credit Union sponsors 40th anniversary San Diego LGBT Pride celebration

6/28/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally owned financial institution, is a proud sponsor of the 40th anniversary San Diego LGBT Pride celebration, held July 18 - 20 in San Diego’s Hillcrest area.

San Diego County Credit Union celebrates grand re-opening of Escondido branch

6/24/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, will celebrate the grand re-opening of its Escondido Branch, which recently moved to the Felicita Town Center at the corner of Centre City Parkway and Felicita Avenue. Felicita Town Center, just a mile away from the branch’s old location, is a popular shopping center in the area, home to Major Market and Trader Joe’s. The full service walk-up ATM will remain at the previous location for convenience.

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 37 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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