First Financial honored with Baltimore County Public Schools Business Champion of the Year Award

SPARKS-GLENCOE, MD (April 25, 2024)Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) has named First Financial Federal Credit Union (FFFCU) as the 2024-2025 BCPS Business Champion of the Year, an award granted to a Baltimore County business that has had a significant impact on BCPS staff and students by supporting system efforts to enhance student success.

As the credit union founded by BCPS educators, First Financial continuously looks for opportunities to support students, educators, and classrooms. First Financial was honored to accept the award at the 2024 Champions for Children Awards Celebration on April 18, 2024.

“As our founding partner, no organization speaks more to the heart of First Financial than Baltimore County Public Schools,” stated Eric Church, First Financial President/CEO. “It is truly a privilege to be recognized as a devoted partner and avid supporter of the BCPS community – a mission we have held true for over 70 years.”

To learn more about being a part of the First Financial difference, visit or call Member Services at 410-321-6060.

First Financial Federal Credit Union accepting award from Baltimore County Public Schools
(BCPS). Pictured from left to right Tiara Booker Dwyer, Board of Education of Baltimore County Chair,
Eric Church, First Financial President/CEO, and Dr. Myriam Rogers, Baltimore County Public Schools
Superintendent. (Photo Courtesy of BCPS)

About First Financial Federal Credit Union (MD)

First Financial Federal Credit Union serves the employees, students, and parents of the Baltimore, Carroll, Somerset, and Worcester County Public School systems, as well as the employees and families of many area businesses, hospitals, private schools, and colleges. The Credit Union’s product offerings include free checking, online and mobile services, auto loans, credit cards, and home loans. Don’t Just Bank, Belong; visit for details.


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