September 1 - 24
It's time for our annual Meat Raffle! Visit either OUCU branch and enter to win a large package (~30lbs) of local pork purchased at the 2016 Athens County Fair Junior Livestock Auction. The raffle is completely free to enter, so visit us at either OUCU branch and enter to win! The drawing will be held in early October.
OUCU is assisting with the collection of supplies for Athens Area Stand Down, a program that aims to assist those in our community who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, particularly U.S. veterans. We invite members to donate the following supplies, which will be donated to those in need:
Collection boxes are located in both OUCU lobbies. If you would like to help support the program, simply place your donation in the collection box and we will take care of the rest! The collection will run through September 30th.
1. Register at www.CURewards.com
2. Use your OUCU debit or platinum rewards card 3 times per week, select 'credit'
You'll be entered for a chance to win an all-expense paid trip to Chicago and 60-second shopping spree in a CURewards® warehouse. OUCU even had a winner a couple years ago!
As if a no-holds-barred shopping spree weren't enough, take note. You'll be flying through a CURewards warehouse located in one of the most magical cities in the country – Chicago, Illinois. And it won't cost you a dime. The airfare, hotel room, meals, entertainment, thousands of dollars in merchandise, 3 days and 2 nights...it's all on us.
YOU MUST REGISTER TO PARTICIPATE! Runs through Sept. 25.
Visit www.cumagicminute.com for details.
No Purchase Necessary to enter or win. Open to credit & debit card holders who are legal residents of the 50 U.S., D.C. or Puerto Rico, 21 or older, who are enrolled in a participating Credit Union CURewards Program. Ends 9/25/16. Void where prohibited. See full rules & how to enter without purchase at www.cumagicminute.com. Sponsor: PSCU, 560 Carillon Parkway, St. Petersburg, FL 33716.
Whether you're looking forward to summer fun with a boat, ATV, motorcycle or RV or hitting the road in a new or newish car, check with your credit union first.
Visit oucu.org/money for more info
Ohio University Credit Union was recently honored with two Diamond Awards, which recognizes outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry.
The awards were presented by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing & Business Development Council, a national network comprised of over 1,200 credit union marketing and business development professionals. Awards are given in each of 30 categories ranging from advertising to community events and beyond.
Ohio University Credit Union won the Miscellaneous category for its entry, entitled Guiding Principles Calendar. This monthly wall calendar features the works of local Passion Works Studio artists coupled with OUCU Guiding Principle concepts. The calendar was introduced to the community with a special artists’ signing event at the credit union. Ohio University Credit Union also won in the Internal Marketing Incentive/Recognition category for its Guiding Principles program entry. This internal program includes several components including an employee recognition and an employee volunteer program. Credit union employees have volunteered 222 hours for local Athens organizations.
OUCU Marketing Department employees in the photo L to R: Marketing Manager Laura Pratt, Marketing & Event Assistant Kory Kasler, Marketing & Education Specialist Heidi Sochia, Marketing & Design Specialist Morgan Reeb, Member Development Specialist Eva Bloom.
Through the year, we will be giving members the chance to win the original Passion Works paintings that were used in the OUCU Guiding Principles 2016 Calendar!
Stop by either OUCU branch or give us a call at 740-597-2800 to enter the raffle for just $1, all of which will go to support Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Athens County and their Bowl for Kids Sake event.
The September piece being raffled off is "Moonwalk" by Derek Boals.
September drawing ends 9/30/16.
Ohio University Credit Union received the 2015 Exceptional Community Support Award from the Athens Chamber of Commerce.
Outgoing Chamber Executive Board Member Libby Villavincencio presented the award to OUCU CEO Phil Meyer at the Chamber annual meeting and dinner on Thursday night.
OUCU was recognized for the many contributions it has made to the Athens community including:
OUCU donated $12,118 to six local charities, as directed by members who joined and opened accounts. Charities involved were the Athens County Humane Society, Athens County Food Pantry, Big Brother Big Sisters of Athens, Harry B. Crewson Scholarship, Good Works and Passion Works. Thank you for helping us surpass our $10,000 goal and for helping us live our People Helping People philosophy!
A member for over 20 years, Lucy Behm was the lucky $1,000 grand prize winner during the spring Bill Pay sweepstakes promotion!
All members who utilized our Bill Pay system this spring were automatically entered into the sweepstakes along with members of other credit unions around the country, and we were thrilled to find out that Lucy was the grand prize winner! Lucy paid us a visit here at OUCU and was presented with her winnings, which she then used to take her great-grandchildren on an exciting vacation to Myrtle Beach!
She also wanted to mention to us that she "has not had one problem here" and stated, "I have been very pleased with the service here." Thank you for being one of our great longtime members, Lucy, and congratulations!
OUCU member Richard Hazler was one of six members nationwide who won a trip to Chicago to participate in the Credit Union Magic Minute rewards warehouse dash! Watch him speed through the warehouse aisles stocked with great products! Richard and his partner Jolynn Carney grabbed over $4,300 worth of items including TVs, an iPad Air, a MacBook Air, a Playstation 4, the Wave Music System, a juicer and more!
The sweepstakes was open to all PSCU Member-Owner Credit Unions that were enrolled in the company’s CURewards® loyalty programs. PSCU is OUCU’s partner for credit card processing. To enter the sweepstakes, members of enrolled credit unions registered their contact information on PSCU’s CURewards website and used their credit or debit cards in at least 3 purchases between Aug. 4 & Oct. 26 to enter into 6 weekly drawings that took place from Aug. 17 to Oct. 26.
View his Magic Minute warehouse dash HERE!
What is the CU Family Pass?
It's a pass to fun and savings - it's free and it's only for OUCU members! The CU Family Pass comes with a business size card and two key tags. When you show your pass at member businesses, you'll receive their latest family pass offer.
What types of offers do you get with the Family Pass?
On our CU Family Pass website we will have highlighted monthly offers from both member businesses and entertainment venues around the region. Our CU Shop Local Directory features ongoing promotions from our member businesses - everything from restaurants to home improvement to a Myrtle Beach condo! It's our way of helping connect our members to our member businesses.Visit our special site cufamilypass.org
Want to get your free pass?
Complete the online enrollment form and we'll mail the pass to you. Then visit our family pass website for the latest specials!
OUCU has partnered with GM and Invest in America to help collect old cell phones.
The donated phones are sent to ReCellular, which pays Cell Phones for Soldiers for each phone -- the money is used to purchase prepaid calling cards which are sent to troops.
Cell phone donations are accepted at both OUCU branches. You can even donate phones that are no longer in working condition -- they will be dismantled and recycled to reclaim some materials.
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