Advantage One Credit Union awards three $2500 academic scholarships

BROWNSTOWN, MI (June 12, 2020) — Advantage One Credit Union is committed to supporting the continuing education of local students. To further the development of these future leaders, Advantage One has awarded three students $2,500 scholarships to use toward college costs. Recipients were selected based on an essay competition and academic accomplishments. Keeping with the credit union philosophy of “people helping people,” extra consideration was given for volunteer/community involvement.

Adult Enrichment scholarship recipient, Brad Salisbury, is an AOCU member and Military Veteran who is currently enrolled at Central Texas College, studying liberal arts. Ryan Cacicedo, The James Wood scholarship recipient, is an AOCU member and Southgate Anderson grad who will be studying finance at UM Dearborn this fall. Ronald Stamper scholarship recipient, Norah Saraya, is graduating from Divine Child in Dearborn and plans to study medicine/biology at UM Ann Arbor.

“Congratulations to the graduates on such a big achievement! While the end of your senior year was cut short and unconventional, Advantage One applauds your success and is happy to help you build towards your future.” said Chris Corkery, CEO of Advantage One Credit Union.

About Advantage One Credit Union

Advantage One Credit Union is a local financial organization with over $240 million in assets and two branches in southeast Michigan. Since 1952, Advantage One has served area residents by offering financial products, services, and education to help members meet their needs and achieve their goals. Learn more at


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