VLFCU Receives Top Ten Honor from Crain's Cleveland
March 26, 2014 - VacationLand Federal Credit Union recently received the honor of being ranked as one of the top ten largest credit unions in Northeast Ohio, as published in the December 2013 issue of Crain's Cleveland Business. Based upon information obtained from the National Credit Union Association, VLFCU increased assets by 6% to $147.7 million as of December 31, 2012 compared to $139.3 million on December 31, 2011.
According to CEO, Bryan Myers, this recognition is a testament to the continual growth and success of the credit union. "I give credit to our over 16,500 members who put their trust in our staff and management. We exist to serve our membership and are always looking for products and services that keep us competitive." Myers also points out that VLFCU jumped from twelfth position to tenth from the prior year's report published by Crain's Cleveland Business. He expects the trend to continue as assets have grown to just over $163 million in the first quarter of 2014.
Founded in 1956, VacationLand Federal Credit Union has over 16,500 members and provides business loans, mortgages, consumer loans, and student loans along with a wide array of checking and deposit products. VLFCU is comprised of four branches located in Sandusky, Perkins Township, Norwalk, and Vermilion. Membership is open to any person who lives, works, worships, or attends school in Erie County and their families, as well as school employees and family members of the school districts located in Huron County, Ohio. For more information call 1-800-691-9299.
2014 Scholarships Available!
VacationLand Federal Credit Union will award $3000 in scholarships to 2014 high school graduates.The program, established in 1996, recognizes and honors six student members of the credit union for their leadership and citizenship.
Eligibility is based on the applicant being a primary account holder of a regular or minor account with VLFCU.To qualify for one of the $500 scholarships, the student member must be a senior in high school, plan to participate in post-secondary studies at a professional, vocational, or academic institution and submit a completed application.
An impartial Scholarship Selection Committee will review the applications and evaluate applicants' leadership qualities, their involvement in school and community activities as well as answers to two topical essays. Applications will be accepted through April 15, 2014, and the winners will be announced by the end of May.
Click here to view/download the scholarship application or pick up a copy at any of our four branches. For more information call 1-800-691-9299.