DFCU partnered with Stay Gallery to host the 3rd Annual STEAM Festival on Saturday, May 13th. Families gathered in the DFCU branch parking lot to participate in a variety of activities focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.
Downey Federal Credit Union was proud to attend the 2017 Downey Coordinating Council Volunteer Awards Banquet to honor Letty Perez as the DFCU Volunteer of the Year.
Thanks to all who came to see us at the 2017 Downey Street Faire and Ride N' Stride! The Downey Chamber of Commerce and City of Downey hosted an exciting event throughout the streets of Downey. We are looking forward to next year!
On Friday, April 14th, DFCU held its 60th Anniversary Annual Meeting where they reviewed 2016 accomplishments, and what is planned for 2017. The launch of My DFCU - their mobile banking app was also announced.
Thanks to for everyone who participated in our 4th Annual DFCU Cares Food Packing Event! In honor of our 60th Anniversary we increased our goal to 60,000 healthy meals to those in need in Downey. With almost 400 volunteers, we packed a total of 60,012 meals in just under 1 hour and 15 minutes!
Each year, DFCU employees participate in Relay for Life Downey, in honor of employees and family members who have been touched by cancer. This year, with the help of our members, our donation doubled!
DFCU was honored to receive the Large Business of the Year Award at the 114th Anniversary Chamber of Commerce Awards Luncheon this afternoon!
DFCU presented $2,270 on behalf of our members to two Downey non-profit organizations, The ARC and SEAACA.
Each year the employees at DFCU 'adopt' families in need during the holiday season. Five families were selected from Old River Elementary and Lewis Elementary to participate in DFCU's annual Adopt-A-Family Reception. DFCU's good friend, Santa Claus, paid a visit and helped pass out gifts such as clothes, blankets, toys, a microwave, and even a Christmas tree to the families. Santa Claus also presented each child with a cookie to do his annual cookie toast.
Over the past 15 years, DFCU has provided $107,500 in grants to Downey educators for their creative ideas that encourage learning both in and out of the classroom. Downey Federal Credit Union had the privilege of awarding $8,750 to 15 Downey educators as part of the 2016 Student Enrichment Grant Program.