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Sikorsky Credit Union honored by Stratford’s B.E.S.T.

STRATFORD, CT (July 8, 2019) — (July 8, 2019) Sikorsky Credit Union was honored by Stratford’s Business Education Support Team (BEST) with a “Best Friends” Award.

The Best Friends award was given to Sikorsky Credit Union due to their continued strong support of financial literacy and other educational activities within the Stratford Public School system.

This year, in addition to a mini grant to Stratford’s BEST, Sikorsky Credit Union made an additional donation to Stratford schools to go towards the purchase of Moonjar kits. Moonjar kits are a hands-on financial craft that teaches kindergarteners how to separate money to save, spend, and share.

“Sikorsky Credit Union is proud to accept this award from Stratford’s BEST,” says Sikorsky Credit Union CEO Vinny Ciambriello. “Over the years, we’ve impacted a generation of Stratford students through grant contributions and support for financial literacy programs. It’s important for young adults to be informed of the financial choices and challenges that await them.”

From left to right: Laura Hoydick, the mayor of Stratford, CT
Vinny Ciambriello, The CEO of Sikorsky Credit Union
Dan Ruskin, Employee Development Specialist at Sikorsky Credit Union
Bob David, Chairman of the Stratford BEST and board member at Sikorsky Credit Union.


About Sikorsky Credit Union

Sikorsky Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Connecticut with more than 65,000 members. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, or volunteers in Fairfield, Hartford or New Haven counties. Sikorsky Credit Union believes in banking the way you choose and gives members the option to bank at one of their convenient branch locations, online or through their mobile app. For more information, please visit www.sikorskycu.org. Deposits insured by the NCUA, an agency of the US government.

Contacts

Patricia Diorio
Community Initiatives Specialist
Sikorsky Credit Union
(203) 385-7386
pdiorio@sikorskycu.org

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