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Press Releases

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

A total of 33,640 pounds of paper collected, and over 280 trees saved at latest SDCCU Shred Day event

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

SDCCU  is committed to helping the community properly dispose of sensitive data, an effort that landed them their third 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 November 7, resulted in a total of 33,640 pounds of paper collected and shredded.

San Diego County Credit Union collects ‘Presents for Paws’ this holiday season

12/09/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU has created “Presents for Paws,” a special holiday fundraising campaign benefiting San Diego Humane Society. This will be SDCCU’s fourth consecutive holiday season to support the “Presents for Paws” campaign.

San Diego County Credit Union collecting toys for pediatric hospital

12/09/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU has launched its sixth annual Holiday Toy Drive benefiting Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego, San Diego’s only hospital dedicated solely to pediatric care.

San Diego County Credit Union launches holiday shopping promotion, rewards debit card purchases

11/23/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is ready for the holidays with its launch of “Happy Debitdays®” sweepstakes, an annual holiday shopping promotion.

San Diego County Credit Union is the presenting sponsor of Chargers Blood Drive XXXVII

11/23/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is returning as the presenting sponsor of the San Diego Blood Bank’s Chargers Blood Drive XXXVII.

San Diego County Credit Union is supporting the American Diabetes Association with an in-branch fundraiser

11/18/2015 12:00 a.m.

In recognition of November being designated as American Diabetes Month, SDCCU is proudly supporting the American Diabetes Association (ADA). 

Third quarter 2015 shows continued growth and success for San Diego County Credit Union

11/18/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU releases positive third quarter financial results for 2015. SDCCU reported that total assets rose 7.61 percent from the end of third quarter 2014 to $7 billion at the end of September 2015 and return on assets remains strong at 1.26 percent. Year-over-year loan growth is at 18.54 percent. Additionally, SDCCU’s customer base continues to grow at 9.54 percent over the same time period in 2014. 

San Diego County Credit Union sponsors Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

11/04/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU continues its support for breast cancer research and treatments as a sponsor of the Susan G. Komen San Diego Race for the Cure®, which took place this past weekend. Over 10,000 people turned out for the 5k run/walk fundraiser, held Sunday, Nov. 1, in San Diego’s Balboa Park area.

Biz Kid$ is the beneficiary of the 2015 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl

11/04/2015 12:00 a.m.

Biz Kid$ has been named the beneficiary of the 2015 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, which means $1 from each ticket sold to this year’s game will be donated to help teach kids in San Diego about money and business. 

San Diego County Credit Union Honored at 2015 Outstanding Achievement in Radio Advertising Awards

10/26/2015 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU was honored with two distinctions by the Southern California Broadcasters Association and its Sales Management Leadership Council at the 2015 Outstanding Achievement in Radio Advertising Awards. SDCCU received an award for Best Brand Campaign Using Radio and Best Use of Radio’s Digital Assets.

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