Army Emergency Relief Fund Donation

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 emergency aid either from a […]

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We Care Pregnancy Center of Benson AZ

From left to right: Amanda, Center director of We Care in Benson and Arcelia, Branch Manager of American Southwest Credit Union in Benson. Donation Check transfer

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 pregnancy.  They offer resources and […]

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ASCU at Innovations In Education

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 for teachers full of financial […]

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Donation to the Douglas Art Association

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 library.  The wood floors and […]

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Arizona Based Credit Union Opens 2022 With Donation To EAC’s Foundation

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 Credit Union (ASCU) opened the […]

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Donation to Cochise Education Foundation

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 expressed her gratitude for the […]

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Financial Education Workshop

Our financial education program was kicked off this year with a workshop in Douglas AZ.  Special thanks to Angie Luna who works for the Youth Quest Program in Cochise County. Angie brought the students together, arranged transportation and the location for the workshop, arranged catering and everything else needed to make sure the students were […]

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Miss Sierra Vista Scholarship Foundation

We value our youth at American Southwest Credit Union and this year, we’ve made a $1000 donation to the Miss Sierra Vista Scholarship Foundation.  These girls represent the community of Sierra Vista and develop a community service platform.  During their time in the program, they each spend time promoting their community service projects and serve […]

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Donation to SAT

$10,000 to the Sheriff’s Assist Team Here is a list of the accomplishments and areas of support given by SAT  88-Crime for Cochise County ACO Support  Assist Detention Personnel  Background Investigations  Cold Case Investigations  Crime Scene Investigations  Crime Scene Security  Crowd Control  DUI Task Force Support  Emergency Evacuation Notifications  Merchants’ Emergency Data Cards  Neighborhood Legal […]

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2019 Sheriff’s Charity Ride

American Southwest Credit Union, in partnership with the Annual Cochise County Sheriff’s Charity Ride was a huge success this year!  Together we were able to raise $30,000 for local Cochise County charities.  The 2019 beneficiary charities were: Border Animal Rescue, Civil Vision Warrior Healing Project, and the Willcox Quarterback Club.  Border Animal Rescue (BAR) helps […]

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2019 Cochise County Sheriff’s Charity Ride: Saturday November 2nd

Charity Ride : November 2, 2019

Our 2019 Cochise County Sheriff’s Charity Ride is coming up next weekend, Saturday November 2nd.  Registration begins at 8:00 am at American Southwest Credit Union. Our charities this year are:  Border Animal Rescue, Civil Vision Warrior Healing Project, and the Willcox Quarterback Club.  This year we are able to give thousands of dollars to each […]

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