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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, April 27, 2015
CONTACT: Media Relations

Press Release

FAIRWINDS Credit Union Presented with UCF Partnership Award

ORLANDO, FL – FAIRWINDS Credit Union was presented with the UCF Partnership Award in recognition of the credit union’s years of philanthropy, service, and commitment to the University of Central Florida. UCF President John C. Hitt recognized the credit union at the President’s Partnership Reception, an annual event honoring the philanthropic support provided by the UCF’s corporate partners.

For more than 20 years, FAIRWINDS has provided support to the University through a variety of endeavors and programs including scholarships, campus events, financial literacy courses, and academic positions. The credit union was a significant contributor to the construction of the on-campus FAIRWINDS Alumni Center, which has been open since 2004. In 2012, FAIRWINDS was selected as the Official Student Banking Services Provider for the University.



FAIRWINDS Credit Union, headed by President and CEO Larry Tobin, is headquartered in Orlando and is consistently ranked as one of the best financial institutions and employers in the region.

At FAIRWINDS, we believe that financial freedom is freedom to go further – whether that means putting a child through college, retiring early or starting a new business. As such, we are the financial partner that doesn’t want our members to have debt. FAIRWINDS empowers members to pursue and achieve their personal and business goals by offering products and services that promote healthy spending and saving habits.