Financial Resources FCU Foundation announces annual scholarship winner

BRIDGEWATER, NJ (August 13, 2014) — Financial Resources FCU Foundation, the Foundation for Financial Resources Federal Credit Union, recently awarded a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 from their Annual Scholarship Contest.  The award amount is paid jointly to the recipient and to their college.

The 2014 scholarship recipient is Lisa Brown of Ringoes, NJ. Lisa will be attending Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY. Her personal goal is to become a mechanical engineer.

Lena Matthews, President of the Foundation and President & CEO of the Credit Union said, “Lisa Brown represents the best and the brightest, showing outstanding commitment to her studies and her community.  We are proud to help support her and eager to follow her achievements as she continues her education.”

Financial Resources FCU Foundation Annual Scholarship Winner 

The 2014 Foundation Scholarship Contest followed recent formats where applicants were judged on SAT scores, if applicable; academic performance, community involvement, teacher recommendations, and personal goals.

About Financial Resources Federal Credit Union
Financial Resources Federal Credit Union is a federally chartered credit union that offers a variety of financial products and services to its members, and business services for its member companies, organizations, and the communities of Flemington, N.J., and the greater New Brunswick/Somerset, N.J. area.  Financial Resources is regulated by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), and savings are federally insured to at least $250,000. Headquartered in Bridgewater, N.J., Financial Resources has almost 20,000 members and total assets of $400 million.  Visit for more information.

About Financial Resources FCU Foundation
The Financial Resources FCU Foundation, Inc., is a tax-exempt charitable organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Foundation organizes and hosts charitable events on behalf of Financial Resources Federal Credit Union in support of charities and medical institutions that provide services to children.

PHOTO CAPTION: The 2014 Financial Resources FCU Foundation scholarship recipient, Lisa Brown of Ringoes, NJ poses with Lena Matthews, President of the Foundation and President & CEO of the Credit Union

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