Insights for June 2015

June 2015
Volume 13 Issue 6
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Sat., July 4
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Financial Status
as of April 30, 2015 
Assets: $4.8B
Deposits: $4.2B
Loans: $3.3B
Members: 317,391
Insights is a monthly newsletter for the members of
Delta Community Credit Union.
Delta Community Sponsors Service Above Self Golf Tournament
Delta Community was a proud sponsor of the fifth annual “Service Above Self Invitational” held on May 11 at the Cherokee Country Club in Roswell, Ga.

The tournament raises money to support the Shepherd Center’s SHARE Military Initiative, which treats service members who sustained traumatic brain injuries or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) during the Afghanistan and Iraq conflicts.
Former SHARE patient Ward Taft
and Delta Community CLO Bob Walsh
In the past four years, the tournament has raised more than $225,000 to support the SHARE Military Initiative at Atlanta's Shepherd Center.
High School Apprentice Program Makes the Grade with Students
Delta Community’s High School Apprentice Program provides seniors with the opportunity to work at a Credit Union branch after attending classes during the day.
Lindsey Tonthat works at our Peachtree City - Wisdom Road branch.
Apprentice Lindsey Tonthat 
(Peachtree City - Wisdom Road branch)
Students typically work 20 hours during the week for the Credit Union, gaining valuable work experience and confidence.

This program illustrates how Delta Community reaches out to help those in the communities it serves. Some students have been able to make the transition to full-time employment with Delta Community once graduated. 
In July, 18 high school students will enter the program, working at Credit Union branches throughout metro Atlanta during the 2015-16 school year.
May Philanthropic Fund Grant Awards
Representatives from Delta Community presented ACE's Maria Peck (left) and the Salvation Army's Sonya Milner and Leisa Smith (right) with checks.
Representatives from Delta Community presented ACE’s Maria Peck (left) and the Salvation Army’s Sonya Milner and Leisa Smith (right) with checks from the Philanthropic Fund.
Delta Community’s 2015 Philanthropic Fund awards continued in May, with the following two organizations: 
  • Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs (ACE) was awarded a $2,000 grant. ACE is a nonprofit organization providing capital and business support services to business owners in all of metro Atlanta and 68 North Georgia counties.
  • The Salvation Army (Metro Atlanta Command) received$1,000 grant. Funds will benefit children participating in the Boys & Girls Clubs in metro Atlanta and the “Money Matters” financial literacy program.
Learn more about our Philanthropic Fund at   
2015 Scholarship Award Winners
Congratulations to our 2015 scholarship award recipients:
  • Janeen Thomas - Fayetteville, Georgia
  • Matthew May - Dallas, Texas
  • Micayla Hersey - Sharpsburg, Georgia
  • Ross Borthwick - Burlington, Kentucky
  • Adriana Amyette - Lawrenceville, Georgia
2015 marks the 10th anniversary of Delta Community's scholarship program.
2015 marks the 10th anniversary of
Delta Community’s scholarship program.
The Credit Union's annual scholarship program awards a total of $20,000 in scholarships (three $5,000 awards and two $2,500 awards).

For more information about this year's winners and our scholarship program,
click here or visit
A Better Bill Pay Experience
Enhancements to our Online Bill Pay this month will make it even easier for you to pay your bills online. Some of the changes you'll notice when using the service include:
  •  More payee details in the Payment Center
  •  A new look to the payments calendar
  •  Easy access to an all new Help Center
  •  A newly refreshed calendar
  •  A simplified filter/sort payment feature
Delta Community Now on Instagram
Delta Community is now on Instagram. Our Instagram profile offers members a unique, "behind-the-scenes" view of the Credit Union and the opportunity to engage with us in a personal way.
Members can now follow us on Instagram @DeltaCommunity.
We encourage all members to follow us on our social media platforms. You can find us on the following social media sites:  

Instagram: @DeltaCommunity
Twitter: @DeltaCommunity
Delta Community Sponsors New Junior Achievement BizTown
Delta Community and Georgia United Credit Union are jointly sponsoring a Junior Achievement (JA) BizTown "storefront," located on the campus of Discovery High School in Gwinnett County, Georgia.

The BizTown opens in August and will provide students with simulated business experience such as developing budgets, depositing paychecks and making purchasing decisions.

This venture, expected to serve 12,500 students annually, is another example of how Delta Community promotes financial literacy in the communities it serves. 
Car Loan Savings Continue in June
Thinking about buying a new or used car? Delta Community is offering low rates on car loans through June 30, 2015.

Take advantage of rates as low as 1.59% APR on new cars, or as low as 1.79% APR on used cars.*
A Car Loan with Delta Community offers:
  • Easy online application
  • Affordable payment options
  • No prepayment penalties
To learn more or apply, visit

*Rates subject to change. Annual Percentage Rate (APR) will be based on creditworthiness, term of loan and age of vehicle.
Delta Community Retirement & Investment Services Establishes Relationship with LPL Financial
Delta Community Retirement & Investment Services now has a relationship with LPL Financial, the nation’s largest independent broker-dealer.*
The relationship strengthens the Credit Union’s ability to provide members with access to comprehensive brokerage, wealth management and retirement planning services.

To learn more about Delta Community’s Retirement & Investment Services, click here or call 404-677-4890 to schedule an appointment with a member of their team.
*As reported in Financial Planning Magazine, 1996-2014, based on total revenue.

Securities offered through LPL Financial, member FINRA/SIPC. Insurance products offered through LPL Financial or its licensed affiliates.