MSUFCU employees donate nearly $80,000 to charity partners in first half of 2020

EAST LANSING, MI (August 25, 2020) — Employees at MSU Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU)have raised $79,127 for four local charitable organizations, halfway through their yearlong campaign supporting the Credit Union’s core value of giving back to the communities they serve.

Each year, Credit Union employees select four local charities to support through a yearlong fundraising initiative. This year’s charities are:Capital Area United Way and Helping Women Period, each in Lansing; HQ Runway and Homeless Youth Drop-In Center in Kent County; and Oakland County Animal Shelter. Each organization received $19,781.

“Due to the impact of COVID-19, many of these organizations have had to cancel fundraising events — and now more than ever, community members need our support,” said Silvia Dimma, MSUFCU Chief Human Resources Officer. “We are proud that our employees have continued to provide assistance through their personal donations during this challenging time.”

About Michigan State University Federal Credit Union (MSUFCU)

Founded in 1937, MSUFCU has a national reputation for excellence and has received several top industry and workplace awards, including being named a Best Credit Union to Work For® by American Banker for the sixth year, a Top Workplace by the Detroit Free Press for 13 consecutive years, and a National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® winner for seven consecutive years. MSUFCU has also been certified as a Great Place to Work® for 10 consecutive years and has been recognized by the Credit Union National Association, earning first place for the people-helping-people philosophy Louise Herring Award. MSUFCU is headquartered in East Lansing, Mich., and has 23 branches, over 350,000 members, $7.61 billion in assets, and more than 1,100 employees. For more information, visit


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