American Heritage Credit Union celebrates its 26th annual Employee Appreciation Day With “Philadelphia’s Back” themed events

PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 24, 2021) — American Heritage Credit Union (“American Heritage”), recognizing the vital role that employee associates play in providing outstanding service to its members, held its 26th Annual Employee Appreciation Day on Wednesday, June 23 by bringing the best parts of Philadelphia to the campus for the “Philly is Back” theme.

Wearing costumes depicting historical figures, Philadelphia Mascots, and local celebrity icons, the American Heritage Management Team greeted each associate individually as they arrived for work while wearing their favorite “Philadelphia-themed” look. Throughout the day, employees enjoyed fun and games while competing for the title of “Employee Appreciation Day Champions.” The credit union’s Management Team served lunch to more than 300 associates at their main campus, and the credit union’s management team personally delivered lunch to associates at each of American Heritage’s 30+ branch locations.

“The Board of Directors and the Management Team of American Heritage are incredibly grateful for the contributions that our associates make each day,” stated Bruce Foulke, President & CEO of American Heritage Credit Union.  “This past year has especially demonstrated the resilience of our employees and the commitment they have to the credit union, our members and the community. The hard work and dedication of our associates are the backbone of our believe in people helping people, and today’s events were a token of appreciation for their efforts. Events such as today’s Employee Appreciation Day are what helps make American Heritage a unique, award-winning employer of choice here in the Delaware Valley.”

The American Heritage Credit Union team wore their best Philadelphia-themed looks, including Ben Franklin, the Flyers’ mascot Gritty, and a soft pretzel.

About American Heritage Credit Union

American Heritage Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative with more than $4.8 billion in assets serving more than 800 Workplace Partners and more than 310,000 members, with more than 35 locations across Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware, and Camden Counties. Founded in 1948, American Heritage Credit Union is now one of the top 75 largest credit unions in the United States and named Pennsylvania’s 2023 Best-in-State Credit Union by Forbes. For more information about American Heritage Credit Union please visit


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