Affinity Credit Union Announces $9,000 in Scholarship Funds
March 21, 2022
Since 1995, Affinity Credit Union has committed to giving back to its communities and supporting students in achieving their dreams of higher education through its scholarship program. This year, Affinity Credit Union is proud to partner with three local high schools, Des Moines North, Des Moines Lincoln, and Saydel to award $9,000 in scholarship funds.
“Managing the cost of higher education can pose significant challenges to many students and their families.” “Investing in our future leaders through our annual Affinity Credit Union Scholarship Program represents our commitment for higher education as we help defray the cost of paying for college.” said, Jim Dean, CEO.
Affinity Credit Union’s Scholarship Program recognizes the value and importance of education and supports students working towards a goal after high school. Six separate $1,500 scholarships will be presented to eligible students looking to attend a trade school, as well as those seeking education at a 2-year community college or 4-year public or private university. Since the creation of the program, Affinity Credit Union has awarded more than $36,000 in scholarships.
For more information about the 2022 Affinity Credit Union Scholarship Program, visit https://www.affinitycuia.org/about-us/scholarships/.
Affinity Credit Union has been serving the greater Des Moines and central Iowa region for over 70 years. Guided by our mission statement of “Building Better Lives”, Affinity serves the needs of over 14,000 member-owners. For more information, visit Affinity at www.affinitycuia.org or call 515-288-7225.