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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 is proud to present the North Park Festival of Arts

5/14/2014 12:00 a.m.

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (May 14, 2014) -- San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally owned financial institution, is the presenting sponsor of the 18th Annual North Park Festival of Arts. More than 40,000 people are expected to attend the event, held along University near 30th St., which is packed full with entertainment and activities from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 17, 2014.

SDCCU collects close to 50,000 pounds of paper at its latest Shred Day Event

5/14/2014 12:00 a.m.

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (May 13, 2014) -- San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is committed to helping the community properly dispose of sensitive data, an effort that landed them the Guinness World Record® for the most paper collected and shredded in 24 hours last July. SDCCU’s latest free Shred Day Event, held at three locations on April 19, yielded a total of 47,258 pounds of paper collected and shredded.

San Diego County Credit Union sponsors the Salk Institute’s Step Into Discovery

5/14/2014 12:00 a.m.

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (May 7, 2014) -- San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally owned financial institution, was a proud sponsor of the Salk Institute’s Second Annual Step Into Discovery. The community event, held April 12, featured a 5K fundraising walk and Explore Salk, a free, behind-the-scenes, open house with tours of the world-renowned Salk Institute, located at 10010 N. Torrey Pines Road in La Jolla. It commemorated more than five decades of seminal research that has led to life-changing discoveries and new therapies at Salk.

San Diego County Credit Union presents free seminar on smart money and investing moves

5/14/2014 12:00 a.m.

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (May 7, 2014) -- San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally owned financial institution, presented “Smart Money & Investing Moves,” a free educational seminar with financial expert George Chamberlin on Wednesday, April 23 at SDCCU’s administrative office, located at 6545 Sequence Dr. in Mira Mesa.  More than a hundred San Diegans turned out to hear Chamberlin discuss tips to help ensure a healthy, financial future for individuals and families. Topics included budgeting, investing, estate planning, retirement and much more. The presentation was one in a series of “Managing Your Money” seminars Chamberlin conducts for SDCCU.

San Diego County Credit Union honors elementary, middle and high school student filmmakers

5/07/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally owned financial institution, was the proud presenting sponsor of the San Diego County Office of Education’s Innovative Video in Education (iVIE) awards. The 13th annual iVIE Awards, held last night at the Civic Theatre in downtown San Diego, honored elementary, middle and high school students for their original video work. It marked the fifth consecutive year that SDCCU was the presenting sponsor of the iVIE Awards. 


San Diego County Credit Union Partners with Scripps Health Foundation to Sponsor Project Dulce

4/24/2014 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU, San Diego’s largest locally owned financial institution, has partnered with Scripps Health Foundation to sponsor the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute’s (SWDI) Project Dulce—a diabetes care and education program that addresses the specific needs of diabetes patients in the greater San Diego area.


San Diego County Credit Union offers free shredding services on Saturday, April 19

4/18/2014 12:00 a.m.

San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is offering free shredding services at the following three locations from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 19: San Diego Branch at 5555 Mildred St.; San Marcos Branch at 790 West San Marcos Blvd.; and the SDCCU Administrative Office at 6545 Sequence Dr. in Mira Mesa.

San Diego County Credit Union honors military kids with deployed parent

4/14/2014 12:00 a.m.

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (April 10, 2014) -- San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is a proud sponsor of a new program that is honoring children whose parents are serving in the military on deployment.

San Diego County Credit Union names Pat Zervic as SVP of Real Estate

4/14/2014 12:00 a.m.

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (April 10, 2014) -- San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, has announced that Pat Zervic, with more than 20 years of experience in lending and banking management, has been named Senior Vice President of Real Estate.

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 37 branch locations in San Diego, Riverside and Orange counties. Open an account today.


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