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Inspirus Credit Union hosts youth day to educate young savers, in celebration of National Credit Union Youth Month

SEATTLE, April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspirus Credit Union will host a day of financial literacy education, fun and games to engage with young savers and inspire local students this weekend.

Bring your son, daughter, niece or nephew for a kid friendly welcome to the world of savings at Inspirus Credit Union on Saturday, April 29 to celebrate Credit Union Youth Month and further their financial understanding. 

Inspirus Credit Union welcomes parents, students, educators, and more to the credit union on Saturday in support of youth financial education. The event will take place from 9 am – 1 pm at each of their three branch locations.

"We invite the community into our branches next Saturday to celebrate our youth and support their knowledge of financial literacy," said Inspirus Vice President of Branch Operations Patsy Gayda. "We are passionate about helping students build strong financial futures, and this is a fun way for us to introduce our youngest savers to the world of finance."

Inspirus will have engaging educational materials to celebrate credit union youth month including:

  • Activity books for kids that have games and brain teasers all relating to money and finance
  • A fishing wall where families can win fun prizes, anything from candy and small toys to Inspirus swag
  • Light refreshments to snack on throughout the day

Inspirus Credit Union is accepting book donations from April 24 to 29, to give to Kindergarten through sixth grade students at local elementary schools.

The three credit union branches are located respectively in Tukwila, Lynnwood and Spokane, Washington.

Tukwila Branch: 5200 Southcenter Blvd., Seattle, Washington
Lynnwood Branch: 3405 188th St. S.W. #201, Lynnwood, Washington
Spokane Branch: 5123 E. 3rd Ave., Spokane Valley, Washington

About Inspirus Credit Union

Founded in 1936 by a Seattle math and journalism teacher, Inspirus serves 80,000 members across Washington who share a passion for education. With $1.1 billion in assets, Inspirus operates branches in Seattle, Spokane, and Lynnwood. Its philanthropy model includes education-giveback programs that allow members to direct charitable contributions to schools in their communities. Inspirus employees donate upwards of 1,000 volunteer hours each year in support of education. For more information, visit inspirusCU.org.

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