Ideal Credit Union Celebrates Members and Community with Special Events, Charitable Donations and Prizes in August

Community Foundation

(Woodbury, MN – July 24, 2023) –  Ideal Credit Union is pleased welcome our members and the community to the 2023 Ideal Community Appreciation Celebration events. Ideal’s celebrations are being held over ten days from August 1st through August 10th at six branches.

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14th Annual Minnesota Brain Tumor 5k Creates Momentum for Research and Survivor Support with Presenting Sponsorship from Ideal Credit Union

2023 mnbt5k survivors

(Woodbury, MN – June 1, 2023) – Ideal Credit Union is pleased to announce the Minnesota Brain Tumor 5K, sponsored by Ideal Credit Union, held a successful run/walk in support of brain tumor research bringing the total funds raised to nearly $1 million since the event began in 2010.

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Ideal CU Pays $4,200 to Youth in Financial Literacy Summer Program

Summer Money Talks class 2018

(Woodbury, MN – September 20, 2018) Ideal Credit Union recently hosted two sessions of its award-winning “Money Talks” financial literacy program in July, attracting 42 students from around the metro area. The unique peer-to-peer program, led and taught by high school-age Ideal CU Student Credit Union employees, teaches students the building blocks of personal finance: budgeting, savings and investments, credit, and money management tools. Students in attendance ranged in age from 16 to 22 years and came from a number of local communities, including Champlin, Hugo, Mahtomedi, Little Canada, St. Paul, Maplewood, Oakdale, South St. Paul, Inver Grove Heights, West St. Paul, Cottage Grove, Hastings, Stillwater, Lakeland and more.

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Ideal CU Gives Away $9.6K in Cash Prizes & Food Shelf Donations For the 5th Year in a Row

Ideal CU Valley Outreach Food Shelf Donation

(Woodbury, MN – August 23, 2018) – Ideal Credit Union marked its 5th Annual Community Appreciation Celebration by giving away $6,600 in cash prizes, including a $1,000 daily grand prize for adults age 18 and over, $100 a day for youth age 17 and under, and $3,000 in donations to local area food shelves. The celebration was held over the course of two weeks, starting August 7-16, 2018. Attendees enjoyed over 2,100 hamburgers and had a chance to win fun prizes, visit with kid’s club mascot Bucky Bear, and to give back to our local communities.

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