Black Hills FCU announces 2020 VIBZ Scholarship Recipients

RAPID CITY, SD (April 17, 2020) — Black Hills Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce they will award their 2020 VIBZ Scholarships to eight high school seniors from across South Dakota.

Demonstrating outstanding commitment, leadership, community service and academic achievement, the following recipients will each receive a one-time scholarship of $2,000 to attend an accredited vocational school, college or university during the 2020 – 2021 academic year:

Alexa Dunker | Wall High School

Julia Reddest | Red Cloud High School

Ryan Bachman | Central High School

Karson Jegeris | St. Thomas More High School

Rhiannon Purcella | Douglas High School

Talitha Jones | Custer High School

Danika Gordon | Sturgis Brown High School

Nathan Gordon | Stevens High School

With more than 100 scholarships awarded to local students since 2003, the VIBZ Scholarship Program is part of BHFCU’s ongoing commitment to promote education and youth financial literacy. BHFCU congratulates this year’s recipients on their outstanding accomplishments as students.

About Black Hills Federal Credit Union

Established in Rapid City in 1941, Black Hills Federal Credit Union is a member-owned, not-for-profit  financial cooperative serving more than 105,000 members. The community-chartered credit union  has locations in Rapid City, Box Elder, Custer, Eagle Butte, Hot Springs, Pierre, Sioux Falls,  Spearfish, Sturgis, and Wall, South Dakota, and Billings, Montana. For more information, visit


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