Insights for February 2016

February 2016
Volume 14 Issue 2
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Insights is a monthly newsletter for members of Delta Community Credit Union.
$10,000 Awarded for Education, Financial Literacy
Delta Community's Philanthropic Fund grants resumed in January, with investments made in the following organizations:
  • Communities in Schools of Marietta-Cobb received a $5,000 grant for its Reality University program, which gives young students a better appreciation of the link between academic and financial success. 
  • Girls, Inc. received a $5,000 grant for their Economic Literacy program, which teaches young women how to save, manage and invest money.
Representatives from Communities in Schools of Marietta-Cobb (left) and Girls, Inc., received checks from Delta Community's Philanthropic Fund in January
Throughout 2016, a total of $80,000 will be awarded to 17 worthwhile organizations in metro Atlanta. Learn more about the Philanthropic Fund.
"Carry Back" Contributions Deadline is April 18
For many, the end of the year can be a busy and stressful time. Holiday celebrations, visits with family and friends and end of year deadlines make it easy to forget some important things - like making a contribution to your Individual Retirement Account (IRA) or Health Savings Account (HSA).
If you did not make a contribution prior to Dec. 31, 2015, there is still time. You actually have until April 18, 2016 to make a  contribution.

Read our blog and learn more about "Carry Back" Contributions.
2016 Scholarship Program
Delta Community annually awards $20,000 in scholarships to members pursuing their first undergraduate degrees.

The application period for the 2016 Scholarship Program opens in early March.

For more information about our Scholarship Program, including updates on when applications can be submitted, visit the Scholarships page on our website.
Valentine's Day 2016: What We All Really Want
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, finances may not be the first thing on your mind. That's unfortunate, because how we handle our money plays a significant role in our health, well-being and even the success of our romantic relationships.
Annual Meeting
Delta Community's Annual Meeting will be held Monday, March 21, 2016, in the lobby of the Virginia Avenue branch, located at 1025 Virginia Avenue, Atlanta GA 30354.

Financial Status
as of Dec. 31, 2015
Assets: $4.9B
Deposits: $4.3B
Loans: $3.5B
Members: 332,279

Holiday Closings
Mon., Feb 15
Presidents Day
All branches closed

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