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Are you a Pen Air Premier Member yet?
You may already be a Pen Air Premier member and not even know it! Pen Air's Premier relationship rewards launched in May and we already have thousands of members earning points towards travel and merchandise each month! Are you? To find out, simply log in to your account online, go to Accounts and click on Premier Relationship Rewards.
It's easy to become a Premier Member if you're not one already. All you need is to have Pen Air savings and checking accounts, debit card and eStatements. Then you'll start earning Premier Points, which can be redeemed for travel, merchandise and more from CURewards®.
Click here for more details about Premier Relationship Rewards and a list of qualifying services.
Youth clubs offer education, events for kids, teens
Thank you for making April's National Credit Union Youth Week a success! Visit our new youth websites for money-saving tips and to find out when the annual club outing will be this summer. Follow Penny the Porpoise from the Penny Savers Club (ages birth – 11) at http://www.pennysaversclub.com/. Tips for teens can be found here on the My2Cents Club website: http://www.my2centsclub.com/.
Summer Youth Club Events!
It's that time of the year again! Keep an eye out for your invitation postcard. To RSVP or if you have any questions, email Pen Air at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 850-505-3200, Ext. 3418.
Penny Savers Club (birth -age 11): Celebrate It! Come celebrate Penny the Porpoise's birthday from 10 a.m.-Noon on Thursday, June 23 at the Gulf Breeze Zoo. Have fun and help Penny celebrate her birthday! All Penny Savers Club members get in free - RSVP required. Visit http://www.pennysaversclub.com/ for more info.
My2Cents Club (ages 12-17): Bowl It. All My2Cents club members are invited to our annual club event! This year, we're going bowling from 1 -3 p.m. on Wed., June 29 at Oops Alley in Pace, Florida. Not a bowler? Don't worry, Oops Alley has an arcade as well. All party guests will receive arcade tokens, shoe rental, bowling time, pizza, drink, & more. RSVP required- visit http://www.my2centsclub.com/ for more info.
4,000 offices now open through shared branches
Starting May 16, Pen Air FCU became a part of the CU Service Center's shared branching network. That means that, coast-to-coast, there are more than 4,000 branches available to you in which to conduct account transactions for your convenience. Members of other participating credit unions can also now use Pen Air branches. For more information and a list of locations, log on to www.penair.org/sharedbranch.
Display UWF school pride on your credit card
Now Available! Get the Official Credit Card of the University of West Florida Alumni Association here! Alumni, Faculty, Staff and UWF Fans can show their school spirit with the University of West Florida Visa credit card. No annual fee, CURewards points and more! For more information, log on to www.penair.org/uwf.
Need a boat or beachfront property loan?
Yes, we finance both boats and beachfront property! For more information or to apply, log on to http://www.penair.org/. You can also stop by your local Pen Air branch and apply for your next boat loan, or contact our Mortgage Team at (850) 505-3200 Ext. 5400 for more information about home and property financing.
New full-service drive-up ATM now open in Pace
Pen Air FCU has opened a new drive-up ATM in Santa Rosa County for your convenience! This full-service ATM dispenses cash and accepts deposits, and is located in Heritage Plaza, 5410 Hwy 90, in Pace, FL.
Marketing opportunity for business members
Pen Air FCU is going to be featuring a handful of our business members and select employee groups in a fun Summer SEG Tour featured on social media and our newsletter. If you are interested in having your business featured, please call (850) 505-3200 Ext. 3417 or 3333 for more information.
Pen Air Pride: Recent Pen Air accomplishments
Pen Air FCU is proud and honored to have been recognized by the local community and the credit union industry this month. Thank you to our members and employees for all they they do to help Pen Air rise above the rest.
Pen Air wins LSCU Louise Herring Award
The League of Southeastern Credit Unions has awarded Pen Air the 2011 Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Member Service Award for credit unions with more than $1 billion in assets. The entry will also be judged at the national level later this year. Pen Air earned second place in its asset size for the Dora Maxwell Award for Social Responsibility.
“Pen Air is humbled and honored to be this year’s recipient of the Louise Herring Award,” Pen Air FCU President/CEO Ron Fields said. “We were simply doing what was right for our membership and the community.”
Pen Air earns first place for fundraising
The Pensacola American Cancer Society Relay for Life committee awarded Pen Air FCU first place for raising more than $11,000 for the May 21 event.
Johnson named Volunteer of the Year
The League of Southeastern Credit Unions has named Board of Directors Chairman Maurice Johnson the 2011 Volunteer of the Year.
“I want to thank all of the people who helped me,” Johnson said. “You can’t do it by yourself. I want to thank my wife, the other volunteers and the staff and all of the employees who helped me get this. And I also want to thank League for the opportunity.”
Tuyo named Professional of the Year
The National Association of Federal Credit Unions has named Chief Financial Officer David Tuyo the 2011 Professional of the Year for credit unions larger than $150 million in assets.
“It is a blessing and an honor to have been selected,” Tuyo said. “I want to thank the credit union, our CEO and President Ron Fields, the Board of Directors, the Pen Air team, my family, and my wife, Amber. The level of support is just unparalleled.”
Monday, May 30: Memorial Day Holiday. All Pen Air FCU branches will be closed.
Saturday, June 4: Pen Air Federal Credit Union is holding a Bowl-a-thon Fundraiser as a kick-off for the Pen Air Foundation. It will be in three shifts from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Cordova Lanes in Pensacola. $20 per person, teams can be between 4 and 6 people. For more information or to register, call (850) 505-3200 Ext. 3417
Monday, June 6: All Pen Air branches will have boxes available to collect non-perishable food items for Manna Food Bank in honor of the Five Flags Fiesta Celebration.
Thursday, June 9: Pen Air Federal Credit Union Fiesta Day Parade, 6 p.m. in Downtown Pensacola.
June 11 and 12: Pensacola Business Expo at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds.
Thursday, June 23: Penny the Porpoise’s Birthday Party for Penny Savers Club members at 10 a.m. to Noon at the Gulf Breeze Zoo. Reservations required. Call (850) 505-3200 Ext. 3418 to RSVP.
Wednesday, June 29: My2cents Teen Club Event 1-3 p.m. at Oops Alley in Pace, FL. Reservations required. Call (850) 505-3200 Ext. 3418 to RSVP.
Monday, July 4: Independence Day, all branches closed.
Monday, July 4: Riverfest, 10 a.m. to dark in Milton, FL.
Member-Owners continue to share Pen Air Stories
“They have always helped me out, and I mean a lot. No other bank would have done what they have done. I would never bank anywhere else.” Robbie M., Member for 25 years
Our member-owners continue to share their Pen Air stories! Take a look at what they have to say, or add your own story, by clicking here.