West Jordan, Utah (PRWEB) July 11, 2012
Mountain America Credit Union has joined the Ken Garff Automotive Group as co-title sponsor of the Success in Education Foundation’s “Keys to Success” program.
The Keys to Success program recognizes Utah high school students for improving academically or setting and reaching goals with their teachers. Recognized students receive Key Cards, which can be redeemed online for a variety of prizes, including the chance to win one of five new cars during a KUTV News broadcast.
“Mountain America has a strong history of supporting financial education for youth, preparing them for wise money management as adults,” said Sterling Nielsen, president and CEO of Mountain America Credit Union. “With our partnership with Ken Garff Automotive Group, we will be able to continue this educational tradition and help even more young people.”
Robert Garff, chairman of the Success in Education Foundation, agrees that community support for education is critical. “Education is one of the key ways to transform individuals and communities,” Garff said. “If we focus on educating our children, we invest in our own future. It’s a team effort, and we are thrilled to partner with Mountain America to make a positive difference.”
About Mountain America Credit Union:
Mountain America Credit Union has 71 branches in five states and offers a variety of financial products and services for consumers and businesses. With roots dating back to the 1930s, Mountain America Credit Union has become a tradition for many members. Today the credit union serves more than 373,000 members and has more than $3 billion in assets. Mountain America Credit Union has been honored five times as one of “Utah’s Best Companies to Work For” by Utah Business magazine. Visit http://www.macu.com for more information.