We donate thousands of dollars each year to local charities because we care about people. Plus, our employees can get paid, up to 8 hours per year, for volunteering in their communities. Giving back to people is just part of who we are as a not-for-profit organization.
July 27, 2022
We love what the Real Wishes foundation does in our community. Their annual event "Dancing Like the Stars" is a really great fundraiser. We are donating this basket of bath and beauty products for their silent auction on August 13th. Value $100.read more.
July 26, 2022
Thanks Walden Grove HS for coming to our Sahuarita/Green Valley branch to pick up your check! We love helping out when we can. #girlsbasketball, #stronggirls, #creditunionfamily #donate #sahuarita #greenvalleyread more.
Love being a part of Green Valley Rotary Club. They are great people and always willing to lend a helping hand. We know this small donation will be used for their charity or outreach projects. We are proud to be part of this wonderful group! read more.
June 24, 2022
Mental Illness is often overlooked in our communities. ASCU is donating $250 to the SE Arizona chapter of National Alliance of Mental Illness to help out.read more.
April 8, 2022
Tom Wiederstein picks up a donation from ASCU in support of their Vernon White Golf Tournament. The Tournament will be held on June 5, 2022 at the Mountain View Golf Course on Ft. Huachuca.read more.
Anna picks up a check for Operation Toothbrush, a 501c3 Charity right here in Sierra Vista. Operation Toothbrush provides toothbrushes and personal hygiene kits for homeless veterans. You can find out more about them at: HOME | Toothbrush (operationtoothbrushusa.com) read more.
April 1, 2022
This poor kitten was found on the highway near Benson, but she's getting better and better every day! Thanks to Benson Animal Hospital for staying late on a Friday to see her.read more.
February 10, 2022
Yesenia, our branch manager in Green Valley/Sahuarita, is always reaching out. Whether it be helping out with projects for the Rotary of Green Valley, meeting with local volunteers and charity groups, or helping our members with their financial goals, she is always willing to lend a helping hand. read more.
February 9, 2022
Another successful Rage Against Scams workshop at the Sierra Vista Library. We love providing people with insight into scams and fraud and concrete ways to protect themselves.read more.
February 3, 2022
We always want to give back to the community when we can. Ft. Huachuca is such an integral part of our community and Cochise County. This year we wanted to help out the Army Emergency Relief Fund. Their mission is to help US Army soldiers and their dependents. They provide…read more.
February 1, 2022
American Southwest Credit Union is at a Rotary Club meeting! Yesenia will officially join with the Green Valley Rotary Club soon! Rotary is a community service organization that connects a diverse group of professional people. It brings people together that want to give back.read more.
January 27, 2022
Supporting our local charities is one of the ways we contribute to our communities. This year American Southwest Credit Union is proud to make a $500 donation to We Care Pregnancy Center. The goal of We Care of Benson is to support both women and men in times of unexpected…read more.
January 26, 2022
American Southwest Credit Union was an exhibitor and a presenter at the Innovations In Education Conference presented by the Cochise County Superintendent's Office. We presented a program called "Money Moves, How Money Affects Your Relationships and Ability for Long Term Success." We also gave out free curriculum "Money Moves" binders…read more.
Douglas is a town with a lot of history and we are proud to be a part of it! Today we stopped by the Douglas Art Association and gave them a small donation to help with their building repairs. The Douglas Art Association has the perfect location in the old…read more.
January 11, 2022
L-R: Ron Curtis, ASCU Director of Commercial Lending; Jay Williamson, ASCU CEO and President; David Udall, EAC Foundation Executive Director; Ryan Rapier, EAC Foundation Director of Alumni Relations and Development [EAC – Submitted photo]. GilaValley Central Reports: "Signaling their commitment to higher education in Southeastern Arizona, representatives from American Southwest…read more.
January 10, 2022
American Southwest Credit Union believes in and supports higher education. Representative Kristin Gray from American Southwest Credit Union (ASCU), presents a check for $1,000 to the the Cochise Education Foundation. Foundation board member Eric Petermann, and Jacqui Clay, Cochise County School Superintendent, were present to receive the donation. Jacqui Clay…read more.
December 2, 2021
We are proud supporters of our military families. This year we donated to the Chaplains Tithes and Offerings Fund on Ft. Huachuca. This fund helps enlisted and in-need military families with food for the holidays. Thanks Ft. Huachuca, for making this possible! read more.
November 10, 2021
We love being a title sponsor for the Cochise County Sheriff's Charity Ride every year, raising money for local charities in Cochise County. The Sheriff's Department did an amazing job raising money to support these charities. This year the charities received $10,000 each for a total of $40,000 given! The…read more.