Credit union foundation launches grant program
The charitable arm of a credit union in the region is now taking applications for its new grant program.
The Advia Foundation of Parchment-based Advia Credit Union said organizations and individuals can now apply for its new Advancing Lives Grant through the Advia Foundation.
Organizations may apply for up to $10,000 and individuals may apply for up to $500 in grant money.
“The Advia Foundation invests in programs and services that enhance financial literacy, further education and improve the overall quality of life in our community,” said Nancy Loftis, VP of marketing and PR and Advia Foundation president.
“The Advancing Lives Grant will enable the Advia Foundation to fund programs and services that are driving change in those areas.”
Applying for the grant
Funding priorities, eligibility requirements, the grant making process, and the application can all be found at adviacu.org/foundation.
Grant applications will be reviewed quarterly. The next application deadline will be Feb. 1.
All questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org and additional information can be found on adviacu.org/foundation.
Advia Credit Union
With roots dating to 1938, Advia Credit Union provides personal and business banking services.
It has 29 locations and 150,000 members in Michigan, Wisconsin and Illinois.
The credit union also provides more than 30,000 fee-free ATM locations through its co-op network and select retail outlets.
Advia has 600 employees and more than $1.7 billion in assets.