• NW Plus CU Announces Scholarship+ Recipients

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    Wayne Kilburn, Marketing Director                             
    Release Date: June 24th, 2024       

    NW Plus CU Announces Scholarship+ Recipients for the 2024-2025 School Year
    Stanwood, Wash. – NW Plus CU has awarded $7,500 in scholarships to local residents. Awardees were selected by the NW Plus CU board of directors from more than 20 applicants.
    This year’s recipients are Sydney Garcia, Sadie Wermuth, and April Nickerson.
    “The scholarship+ program provides opportunities for members from all walks of life to pursue a better future in traditional and non-traditional manners” said Brian Walker, Chief Financial Officer of NW Plus CU. “This ultimately boosts the communities we live in”.
    Torrie Ramos, CEO of NW Plus CU has seen this program in action for almost 30 years. “Education empowers people to achieve their goals. Scholarship+ helps our members reduce the financial barriers to education”.
    Scholarship+ is an annual program that has been helping member for decades. It is open to current NW Plus CU members, and both traditional and non-traditional students are encouraged to apply. Learn more by visiting www.nwpluscu.com/scholarship.
    About Northwest Plus Credit Union
    NW Plus CU was founded in 1939 to provide financial services to the employees and family members of Frontier Communications, formerly known as GTE and Verizon. Today NW Plus CU is a full-service, not-for-profit member-owned financial institution open to anyone who lives, works, or worships in the State of Washington. Since our members are our owners, we return our profits to them in the form of higher savings rates, lower loan rates, reduced fees, and new products and services. NW Plus CU operates branches in six Snohomish and Skagit County communities: Everett, Murphy’s Corner, Marysville, Smokey Point, Stanwood and Burlington. NW Plus CU is a proud sponsor of many initiatives that make our communities better places to live. For more information, visit nwpluscu.com.