Gene Day

On Saturday May 20, Educators Credit Union celebrated former CEO and president, Eugene Szymczak’s life alongside the community at Gateway Technical College in Racine. The SC Johnson Student Life Center was filled with Gene’s family, friends, co-workers and tables full of organizations that Gene was passionate about for a non-profit expo. As the expo came to a close, everyone took … Read more »

Educators Credit Union Honors Scholarship Winners

On Wednesday, May 10th, twenty-six students were recognized for receiving $2,000 scholarships from Educators Credit Union at a reception at the Crowne Plaza Milwaukee. The scholarship is open to high school seniors who are Educators Credit Union members. Our scholarship committee reviewed 400+ applications, selecting students based on academic achievements, community service, and demonstration of one or more of Educators’ … Read more »

Meet Neil!

Neil is our Business Development Officer here at Educators Credit Union. Contact him to see the unique ways he can help your business grow by calling 262.321.7408 or by emailing him at nstaeck@ecu.com.

Employee Highlight – Meet Anna!

Continuing with our video series highlighting our employees here at Educators, we have interviewed Anna! Meet Anna! Anna is a Member Finance Representative at the Prospect branch in Milwaukee. Make sure to say hello to Anna the next time you see her!

Teacher Appreciation Week – Meet Mrs. Betker!

Educators Credit Union values teachers. In order to honor teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week, we interviewed teachers that are Educators members to get to know them a little bit better. On deck today is Allyson Betker, who has spent her entire 11-year teaching career at Washington Park High School in Racine. Mrs. Betker teaches marketing and business. She also is … Read more »

Arts@Large and Educators

Educators Credit Union is partnering with Arts@Large in Milwaukee. Arts@Large is a non-profit organization that builds the skills necessary for art educators to engage K-12 students in arts infused learning. Their mission is to ensure that every child receives an education that uses the arts to motivate them to high academic achievement. Arts@Large engages students in art programs with project-based … Read more »

Educators High School Branches and Co-Op Tellers

Educators Credit Union supports financial literacy for the youth by hiring students who are enrolled in their business co-op programs within their high school to be tellers at various branches. These students are typically juniors or seniors and are hired on not only to be tellers, but to learn how a financial cooperative works and is structured. Throughout working at … Read more »

Reality Check Days with Educators

Educators Credit Union sponsors an event called Reality Check Day at several high schools throughout Wisconsin. This year, Victor Frasher (Educators’ director of community engagement) and several volunteers put on over ten Reality Check Day events. This event aims to demonstrate what real life is like once students leave the classroom and are thrown into the real world of finances. … Read more »

Junior Achievement of Wisconsin and Educators

Educators Credit Union financially supports the Junior Achievement of Wisconsin (JA) located in Milwaukee. Educators also coordinates many volunteers for their programs as well. The JA Kohl’s Education Center is home to JA Biztown and JA Finance Park. These programs give more than 20,000 students the opportunity to learn about entrepreneurship, budgeting, savings, and debt each year. Junior Achievement has … Read more »