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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.About FAIRWINDS
FAIRWINDS Credit Union, headed by President/CEO Larry Tobin, is the largest financial institution headquartered in Central Florida, with assets of $2.0 billion, more than 172,800 members and over 560 employees. The financial cooperative established in 1949 is open to anyone living or working in Central Florida. Membership also is available to family of members who live outside Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Osceola, Polk, Brevard or Lake counties.