American Eagle stands with Ukraine; AEFCU donates over $10,000

EAST HARTFORD, CT (April 18, 2022) — In support of Connecticut Credit Unions’ statewide response to the crisis in Ukraine, American Eagle Financial Credit Union donated $10,116 on behalf of the Credit Union and its employees to the Credit Unions Building Financial Independence (CUBFI) Ukraine Fund.


The Fund, an initiative of the Credit Union League of Connecticut, has raised over $100,000 in donations that will directly support impacted Ukrainians and Ukrainian-Americans both at home and abroad—including incoming refugees.


Pictured L to R: Bruce Adams, President & CEO of the Credit Union League of Connecticut, Howard Brady, President & CEO of American Eagle, and Teresa Knox, Executive Vice President, Chief Operations and Experience Officer at American Eagle and CUBFI Board Member.

About American Eagle Financial Credit Union (AEFCU)

Established in 1935, American Eagle Financial Credit Union (AEFCU) is a full-service credit union offering checking and savings accounts, credit cards, auto loans, mortgages, businessbaccounts and more. American Eagle offers banking online, through its mobile app, or at one of its 14bbranches located in Connecticut. AEFCU has more than 180,000 members, over $2.5 billion in assets, and boffers banking services to anyone who lives, works, attends school, or worships in Hartford, Middlesex, Tolland, and New Haven County in Connecticut, and Hampden County in Massachusetts. For more information about American Eagle Financial Credit Union, visit For more information on the Black Giving Circle Fund visit,


Ashlyn Lower
Public Relations Associate
Phone: 860-560-0001
Mobile: 860-214-1631

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