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Delta Community’s Financial Education Center Earns Statewide Honors

Credit Union Receives Desjardins Award for Adult and Youth Financial Education in Georgia

ATLANTA (August 29, 2019) – Delta Community Credit Union (, Georgia’s largest credit union with $6 billion in assets, has been recognized for the outstanding educational opportunities afforded by its comprehensive Financial Education Center (FEC). This innovative financial resource offers a wide array of free on-site workshops and resources, in addition to online courses.

Teens and Money Workshop

For a third consecutive year, Georgia Credit Union Affiliates awarded the Delta Community FEC with the Desjardins Adult Financial Education Award, and for a second consecutive year the Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award. These honors are presented to credit unions that show leadership in adult and youth financial literacy education and initiatives.

“We appreciate this recognition by our peers and value every opportunity to serve our members and the broader communities where they live,” said Delta Community CEO Hank Halter. “We look forward to expanding the resources we offer so that consumers continue to have easy access to free financial literacy training and education.”

Each year, Delta Community’s Financial Education Center offers hundreds of free workshops covering diverse topics such as car and home buying; retirement readiness; investment and career planning; managing credit; and paying for college.

About Delta Community Credit Union

Delta Community Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative with a mission of providing better service and value on the products consumers use to manage household expenses and save for the future. Founded in 1940, Delta Community is Georgia’s largest credit union with more than 394,000 members, three out-of-state branch locations and 26 branches in metro Atlanta. It welcomes anyone living or working in metro Atlanta as well as employees of more than 140 businesses including Chick-fil-A, Delta Air Lines, RaceTrac and UPS. Visit to learn more about opening an account at Delta Community or follow the Credit Union on Facebook at and Twitter at @DeltaCommunity.