Press Releases

For all media inquiries, please contact Meredith H. Siemens at 843.569.4359 (Charleston) or 800.845.0432, ext. 4359 (Nationwide).

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
28 Sep 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Moncks Corner financial center, located at 456 North Highway 52, Moncks Corner, South Carolina.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Ranked #2 Nationally for its Asset Class
20 Sep 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union has been named one of the 2017 Best Credit Unions to Work For. Credit Union Journal has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify companies that have excelled in creating quality workplaces for employees. South Carolina Federal ranked in the #2 spot within their asset class and #7 overall.

Scott Woods Elected to CUNA Class C Board Seat
23 Aug 2017

Scott Woods, President and CEO of the $1.6 billion South Carolina Federal Credit Union has been elected to the open Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Class C Board Seat. Class C representatives are elected at-large nationally and include those credit unions with more than 141,000 members.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Named #6 Among 2017 Best Places to Work
08 Aug 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union was recognized for the 5th year as one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in South Carolina. In the Large Employer (250+ employees) category, South Carolina Federal placed #6, out of 28 companies recognized. The competition, now in its 12th year, is put on by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, Best Companies Group, and SC Biz.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
01 Aug 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Northeast Columbia financial center, located at 2350 LeGrand Road Columbia, South Carolina.

Scott Woods Makes Bid for CUNA Class C Board Seat
18 Jul 2017

Scott Woods, President and CEO of South Carolina Federal Credit Union, is campaigning for the CUNA Class C Board Seat, an opening made available in late May.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
12 Jun 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Oakbrook financial center, located at 9999 Dorchester Road Summerville, South Carolina.

South Carolina Federal Announces New Volunteer Appointments
16 May 2017

Mary Whited was named chairwoman of the board. Whited has been active as a member of the South Carolina Federal Credit Union supervisory committee since 1996 and was elected to the board of directors in 1999. This is her second term at the helm of the seven member, volunteer board, chairing initially from 2003 to 2005.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Offers $9,000 Reward to Fight Fraud in State
10 May 2017

South Carolina Federal, through Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry, in an effort to combat fraud in our state, is offering a $9,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the suspects/s. The fraud is not linked to a breach of any financial institution’s secure data.

South Carolina Federal Hosts Adopt-a-Pet Event & Donation Drive
08 May 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is going to the dogs (and cats)!  We are pleased to team up with the Charleston Animal Society to find forever homes for pets in need within our community.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
02 May 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its James Island financial center, located at 1317 Folly Rd. in Charleston, South Carolina.

Michael Blanton Joins South Carolina Financial Solutions
07 Mar 2017

Michael Blanton has joined Investment Solutions through CFS*, the investment subsidiary of South Carolina Federal Credit Union, as the newest CFS* Financial Advisor. He will serve as a dedicated resource for the Moncks Corner, Naval Weapons Station and Oakbrook financial centers.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Announces 7th Annual Scholarship Competition
31 Jan 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces its 7th Annual smpl. Scholarship Competition. The smpl. program provides financial education and community engagement opportunities for 15 to 25 year olds throughout the region. The scholarship will award a total of $7,500 to three deserving students for use toward their college educations.

Matt Alexander, Supervisory Committee Member, Named to 2018 Liberty Fellowship Class
05 Jan 2017

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce, Supervisory Committee member, Matt Alexander’s designation as a Class of 2018 Liberty Fellow. The Liberty Fellowship class is comprised of 21 individuals, selected from across industries and regions, each exhibiting an understanding of the challenges facing our state and the leadership skills necessary to initiate dialogue, exploration and take action for the good of South Carolina.

South Carolina Federal Celebrates 80th Anniversary with Free Charleston Member Event
17 Oct 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union has spent 2016 celebrating 80 years of member service. To top off the festivities, the credit union is inviting members to join them on October 27, 2016 for a day at the Coastal Carolina Fair, free of charge!

South Carolina Federal Celebrates 80th Anniversary with Free Columbia Member Event
10 Oct 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union has spent 2016 celebrating 80 years of member service. To top off the festivities, the credit union is inviting members to join them on October 20, 2016 for a day at the South Carolina State Fair, free of charge!

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Receives Regulatory Approval to Expand (Release to Florence Markets)
26 Sep 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union, the Lowcountry’s oldest and largest locally owned financial institution, is pleased to announce expansion plans for 2016 and beyond. This begins with the addition of its service to Florence DuPont Employees Federal Credit Union members and families.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
19 Sep 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, September 24, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Georgetown financial center, located at 1701 High Market Street in Georgetown, South Carolina.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Receives Regulatory Approval to Expand
15 Sep 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union, the Lowcountry’s oldest and largest locally owned financial institution, is pleased to announce expansion plans for 2016 and beyond.  

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Named #4 Nationally in Credit Union Journal’s “2016 Best Credit Unions to Work For” Rankings
07 Sep 2016

 South Carolina Federal Credit Union is honored to be recognized nationally by the Credit Union Journal as the #4 credit union in the country for creating a quality workplace for its employees.

South Carolina Federal Hosts School Supply Drive for Lowcountry Orphan Relief
15 Aug 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union will be hosting a school supply drive to benefit Lowcountry Orphan Relief. Charleston-area financial centers will be outfitted with bins for community donations until August 31st.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Named #5 Among 2016 Best Places to Work
04 Aug 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union was recognized for the 4th year as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in South Carolina. In the Large Employer (250+ employees) category, South Carolina Federal placed #5, out of 24 companies recognized. The competition, now in its 11th year, is put on by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce, Best Companies Group, and SC Biz.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
18 Jul 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, July 23, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Sam Rittenberg financial center, located at 1945 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. in Charleston, South Carolina.

 

South Carolina Federal Backs Lowcountry Alzheimer’s Association
11 Jul 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is proud to add the Alzheimer’s Association – South Carolina Chapter as its 2016 rotating seat of the South Carolina Federal Credit Union Foundation.

South Carolina Federal COO, Troy Hall PhD, Named Lowcountry Orphan Relief Chairman
13 Jun 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce, Chief Operating Officer, Troy Hall PhD’s appointment to board chairman of Lowcountry Orphan Relief (LOR).

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Introduces Bank at Work Scholarship
04 May 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union awarded $2,500 in scholarship prizes to five area students as a piece of its Bank at Work initiative.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
03 May 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, May 14, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Summerville financial center, located at 1000 North Main Street, Summerville, South Carolina.

South Carolina Federal Adopt-a-Dog and Food Truck Rodeo
20 Apr 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is going to the dogs!  We are pleased to team up with Doc Williams SPCA and the Charleston Animal Society to find homes for dogs in need within our communities.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
08 Mar 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, March 19, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Rivers Avenue financial center, located at 6265 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, South Carolina.

South Carolina Federal Unveils 2016 80th Anniversary Celebration
19 Jan 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union, the oldest, locally-owned financial institution in the tri-county, is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2016. The year’s festivities will include member appreciation events at each of their 17 financial centers located in Charleston, Georgetown and Columbia as well as community-wide celebrations in the fall.

South Carolina Federal Announces Sixth Annual Scholarship Competition
15 Jan 2016

South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces its Sixth Annual smpl. Scholarship Competition. The smpl. program provides financial education and community engagement opportunities for 15 to 25 year olds. The scholarship will award a total of $7,500 to three deserving students to use for their college education.

Akira Jacobs Named 2015 CUaware Protégé Competition Winner
09 Nov 2015

Akira Jacobs, a benefits coordinator for South Carolina Financial Solutions, was named winner of the 2015 CUaware Protégé Competition, highlighting rising industry professionals, age 35 and under. The event was hosted Saturday, October 24th, during the Carolinas Credit Union League Leadership Conference, held in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

South Carolina Federal Hosts Food Drive for Flood Relief
19 Oct 2015

South Carolina Federal Credit Union will be hosting a food drive to benefit those impacted by the recent South Carolina flooding. All financial centers will be outfitted with bins for community donations between October 19th and November 20th, 2015.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
19 Oct 2015

South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, October 24, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Goose Creek financial center, located at 82 Bridgetown Road, Goose Creek, South Carolina.

South Carolina Financial Solutions Acquires Chastain Insurance Agency
22 Sep 2015

South Carolina Financial Solutions announces the acquisition of the Chastain Insurance Agency. The operation, based in Seneca, South Carolina has been meeting insurance needs in the area for 60 years.

The company will operate as Chastain Insurance Agency in Seneca and under the South Carolina Financial Solutions name in other markets, as they grow additional business. Products and services offered will include all personal lines, commercial lines, flood and umbrella liability policies.  

David H. Harper Joins South Carolina Federal Credit Union
17 Aug 2015

David Harper has joined South Carolina Federal Credit Union as Senior Business Services Officer.

South Carolina Federal Hosts School Supply Drive for Lowcountry Orphan Relief
31 Jul 2015

South Carolina Federal Credit Union will be hosting a school supply drive to benefit Lowcountry Orphan Relief. Charleston-area financial centers will be outfitted with bins for community donations from August 3 – 31st.

South Carolina Federal Credit Union Awards $7,500 in Scholarships
28 Jul 2015
  • Megan Hunt received the 1st place prize of $4,000. Hunt is a rising senior at Clemson University, where she majors in Genetics and Biochemistry.
  • Antonio Rojas-Rodriguez received the 2nd place prize of $2,500. Rojas-Rodriguez recently graduated from Stratford High School and will attend College of Charleston in the fall.
  • Samantha Bantly received the 3rd place prize of $1,000. Bantly recently graduated from South Carolina Governor’s School for Arts & Humanities and will attend Virginia Commonwealth University’s Art Foundation program in the fall. 
  • South Carolina Federal Credit Union Donates to Mother Emanuel Hope Fund
    20 Jul 2015

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union announced a $10,000 gift to the Mother Emanuel Hope Fund. These funds will be donated directly to the Emanuel AME Church in ways best determined to benefit the surviving families and the Church.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
    15 Jul 2015

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, July 18th, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Glenn McConnell financial center, located at 3460 Shelby Ray Court, Charleston, SC.

    Meredith H. Siemens Selected 40 Under 40
    07 Jul 2015

    Meredith H. Siemens has been selected as a 2015 Forty Under 40 winner by the Charleston Regional Business Journal, nominated by members of the Charleston community.

    Rodney E. Druschel Named South Carolina Federal Credit Union Board Chairman
    27 May 2015

    Rodney E. Druschel, CPA was recently elected Chairman of the Board of Directors at South Carolina Federal Credit Union, a $1.3 Billion credit union headquartered in North Charleston, South Carolina.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
    13 Apr 2015

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, April 18th, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at its Summerville financial center, located at 1000 North Main Street.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Chooses CUSO Financial Services, L.P. as New Broker Dealer to Grow Investment Program and Enhance Technology
    01 Aug 2014

    CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (CFS), a full-service broker dealer and SEC Registered Investment Adviser that provides customized investment and insurance solutions to credit unions, announces South Carolina Federal Credit Union (South Carolina Federal) has chosen CFS as its new broker dealer to help grow its managed investment program and expand technological offerings for its more than 150,000 members. The South Carolina Federal management team selected CFS because of its expertise in serving credit unions, its sophisticated and integrated technology systems, and its overall dedication to investment program growth built on collaboration and proven best practices.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosting Free Document Shredding Event
    09 Jun 2014

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free document shredding event on Saturday, June 21, from 9 a.m. – 1p.m., at their East Cooper financial center, located at 910 Houston Northcutt Blvd. in Mt. Pleasant.

    Robert E. Bendetti Jr. Named Volunteer Advisor to South Carolina Federal Credit Union
    04 Jun 2014

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union has selected Robert E. Bendetti Jr. to serve as the newest Volunteer Advisor to its Board of Directors.

    Matt Alexander Joins Supervisory Committee at South Carolina Federal Credit Union
    04 Jun 2014

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s Board of Directors appointed Matt Alexander as its newest member of the Supervisory Committee.

    Optimal Talent Solutions® Offers Comprehensive Talent Management Software Suite to Smaller CU’s
    28 Apr 2014

    Human capital is a credit union’s strongest asset.  The ability to hire, train, evaluate, promote, compensate, and retain employees is a full time job and one that is vital to success. Recognizing this, Optimal Talent Solutions®, a talent management and human resources consulting group headquartered in North Charleston, SC, is working with an industry leading software provider to offer top-of-the-line talent management systems to smaller credit unions at a fraction of the cost.

    Jim Fede Named President of Innovatus Benefit Solutions, LLC
    25 Feb 2014

    James W. Fede (Jim) joined the South Carolina Financial Solutions team in early 2014 as the President of Innovatus Benefit Solutions, LLC.

    South Carolina Financial Solutions Unveils Innovatus Benefit Solutions™, LLC
    24 Feb 2014

    Established in late 2013, Innovatus Benefit Solutions™, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s Service Organizations (CUSO), headquartered in Charleston, SC.

    Credit Union Employees Pledge More Than $129,000 to Local Nonprofits
    03 Feb 2014

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union employees pledged $129,453 to 10 local nonprofits and South Carolina Federal’s Employee Relief Fund.

     

    smpl. Powered by South Carolina Federal, Announces 4th Annual Scholarship
    16 Jan 2014

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces its fourth annual scholarship competition, awarding a total of $7,500 to three deserving students to use for their college education. 

    South Carolina Federal Credit Unions Collect for Million Meal Mission
    09 Dec 2013

    Beginning today, through December 31, Charleston-area South Carolina Federal Credit Union branches are collecting non-perishable canned foods in conjunction with 103.5 WEZL’s TJ’s Million Meal Mission project. The mission benefits Lowcountry Food Bank and aims to provide a million meals to lowcountry residents in 2013.

    Relief Fund Check Presented to Georgetown City Fire Department
    21 Nov 2013

    On Tuesday, South Carolina Federal Credit Union employees presented a check in the amount of $2,800 to the Georgetown City Fire Department. The donation was in response to the fire that devastated buildings along Front Street in historic Georgetown on September 25, 2013.

    South Carolina Federal’s Bonnie Ciuffo Nominated “Woman Worth Watching”
    04 Nov 2013

    Profiles in Diversity Journal named Bonnie Ciuffo in their “12th Annual Women Worth Watching Awards” issue. Ciuffo is President of South Carolina Financial Solutions, LLC.

    Fund Established to Aid in Georgetown Fire Relief
    10 Oct 2013

    An account has been established at South Carolina Federal Credit Union to benefit the residents and businesses effected by the fires that destroyed buildings in historic Georgetown on September 25, 2013.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Announces New 25-and-Under Program
    12 Sep 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is launching a new 25-and-under program, smpl. (pronounced “simple”), as an initiative to arm young people with the knowledge to navigate through their financial futures with ease.

    South Carolina Federal Names New VP of Business Services and Consumer Lending
    05 Sep 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union has named Trey Gantt as VP of business services and consumer lending.

    Brian Wagner Joins South Carolina Federal Credit Union
    21 Aug 2013

    Brian Wagner has joined South Carolina Federal Credit Union as mortgage sales manager, effective May 28.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Announces its Military-Friendly Program
    12 Jun 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union realizes and values the dedicated service of our local military personnel. In appreciation of their efforts, SC Federal is offering special pricing to active-duty military members through its new Military-Friendly Program.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Hosts Free Events at Naval Weapons Station Branch
    30 May 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is celebrating the grand reopening of its Naval Weapons Station branch, located at 1001 Jefferson Avenue in Goose Creek, with two free events in June.

    Credit Unions Support Lowcountry Orphan Relief
    29 May 2013

    The Charleston Chapter of Credit Unions will join forces to direct their charitable giving in 2013—hosting a back-to-school drive, benefiting Lowcountry Orphan Relief.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Awards $7,500 in Scholarships
    20 May 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union awarded $7,500 in scholarship prizes to three students.

    South Carolina Financial Solutions, LLC Offers Colocation Services
    20 May 2013

    South Carolina Financial Solutions, LLC is pleased to offer colocation services. The facility meets the requirements of a tier 4 data center and boasts 15,000 square feet of raised floor space, which can be configured with different levels of controlled access. The data center is powered and cooled with an N+1 design from each Generator and UPS to the dual power feeds for each rack. Meeting rooms, testing facilities and a large tech workroom are dedicated to the staging and repair of hardware that includes data center quality cooling, line dried air system and redundant UPS power. The facility also utilizes a 3 zone, FM-200 fire suppression system. There is an OC-48 sonnet ring telecomm connection available for your data connections. This facility is state of the art, continually advancing since going live in 2009.
    Sanjay Malhotra Joins South Carolina Federal Credit Union
    06 May 2013

    Sanjay Malhotra has joined South Carolina Federal Credit Union as Vice President, Regional Sales, effective April 15.

    Three South Carolina Credit Unions Awarded $50,000 Collaboration Grant
    16 Apr 2013

    Three South Carolina credit unions, Health Facilities Federal Credit Union, Greenwood Municipal Federal Credit Union and Spartan Federal Credit Union, were awarded a $50,000 collaboration grant provided by the National Credit Union Administration's (NCUA) Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives (OSCUI).
    Meredith H. Siemens Joins South Carolina Federal Credit Union
    10 Apr 2013

    Meredith H. Siemens has joined South Carolina Federal Credit Union as Vice President, Corporate Communications, effective January 22.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Supports MUSC Children’s Hospital
    08 Apr 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union employees and members raised $10,034.79 for MUSC Children’s Hospital through the 2013 Change Bandits Campaign.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Named “Best Financial Institution”
    14 Mar 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union was named “Best Financial Institution” by Charleston City Paper as part of the 16th Annual Best of Charleston awards.

    South Carolina Credit Unions Utilize Optimal Talent Solutions™
    13 Feb 2013

    Three credit unions have utilized Optimal Talent Solutions™ and its suite of talent management services. SAFE Federal Credit Union, Health Facilities Federal Credit Union and Greater Abbeville Federal Credit Union, all of South Carolina, were able to extend member services by engaging the Charleston-based consulting group (an arm of South Carolina Financial Solutions™).
    Credit Union Sponsors James B. Edwards Elementary School
    28 Jan 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union presented James B. Edwards Elementary School with a sponsorship check of $2,291.31 on January 24, 2013.

    Credit Union to Host Free Paper Shredding Event
    11 Jan 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is hosting a free paper shredding event on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 9 a.m. – noon, at the Southampton branch, located at 1620 Highway 17 in Mt. Pleasant.

    Credit Union Launches Technology Image Campaign
    07 Jan 2013

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union has launched an image campaign entitled “Save Real Time™,” to bring awareness to several LifeSimplified™ technology products.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s Website Gets New Look
    27 Dec 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s website, scfederal.org, has a new look to allow members and website visitors a better user experience.

    Credit Union Employees Pledge More than $125,000 to Local Nonprofits
    28 Nov 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union employees pledged $125,242 to 10 local nonprofits and South Carolina Federal’s Employee Relief Fund through the South Carolina Federal Credit Union Foundation.

    Young & Free South Carolina Helps Students Collect Food
    26 Nov 2012

    Young & Free South Carolina, powered by South Carolina Federal Credit Union, partnered with the Lowcountry Food Bank Student Food Drive, helping students from seven high schools collect 23,732 pounds of food.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Sponsors Annual Holiday Drive
    13 Nov 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is sponsoring a holiday drive to benefit Lowcountry Orphan Relief and Epworth Children’s Home through December 14.

    Credit Union Celebrates One Year Anniversary of Glenn McConnell Branch
    02 Oct 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is celebrating the one year anniversary of its Glenn McConnell Branch, located at 3460 Shelby Ray Ct. with several events in October.

    South Carolina Federal Contributes $30,800 to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
    20 Sep 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union raised more than $30,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, which benefits MUSC Children’s Hospital in Charleston and Palmetto Heath Children’s Hospital in Columbia.

    Are You the Last Fans Standing?
    13 Sep 2012

    Young & Free South Carolina, powered by South Carolina Federal Credit Union, is partnering with local high schools to provide free financial education and engagement for students during fall 2012.

    Credit Union CEO Re-Elected to Chair First Carolina
    04 Sep 2012

    Scott Woods, President and CEO of South Carolina Federal Credit Union, has been re-elected Chairman of the Board of Directors for the First Carolina Corporate Credit Union.

    Credit Union Sponsors BIZ Camp for Young Entrepreneurs
    27 Jul 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union partnered with Paul Smith of BIZ Camp to host free entrepreneur camps for high school students for two weeks in July.

    Credit Unions Support Lowcountry Orphan Relief
    24 Jul 2012

    The Charleston Chapter of Credit Unions raised more than $2,700 and collected school supplies and clothes during a Back-to-School Drive benefitting Lowcountry Orphan Relief (LOR).

    Credit Union CEO to Serve on National Association Committee
    06 Jul 2012
    Scott Woods, President and CEO of South Carolina Federal Credit Union, has been elected to serve on the Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) Committee for the Credit Union National Association.

    Credit Unions Support Lowcountry Orphan Relief
    27 Jun 2012

    The Charleston Chapter of Credit Unions announced that chapter credit unions will team up behind a single charitable cause in 2012--Lowcountry Orphan Relief Back-to-School Drive.

    South Carolina Federal Announces New Checking Products
    11 Jun 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces a new line of checking products based on the way the majority of credit union members do their banking. Because credit union members are part of a locally owned, not-for-profit cooperative, they will be able to choose which checking account best meets their needs—Premium, Simple or Self-Service.

    Troy Hall Accepts Excellence Award from Charleston Southern University
    06 Jun 2012

    Charleston Southern University presented Troy Hall, Chief Operations Officer of South Carolina Federal Credit Union, with the Outstanding MBA Student of the Year Award.

    Credit Union Awards $7,500 in Scholarships
    31 May 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union awarded $7,500 in scholarship prizes to three students.

    South Carolina Federal’s Bonnie Ciuffo Wins National Award
    01 May 2012

    The National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) named Bonnie Ciuffo as the Professional of the Year. Ciuffo is Chief Information Officer of South Carolina Federal Credit Union and President of South Carolina Financial Solutions, LLC.

    New CUSO to Offer Benefits Packages to Businesses
    17 Apr 2012

    CU Benefit Solutions™ in service as of April 2, 2012.

    New CUSO to Offer Talent Management/HR Services
    03 Apr 2012

    Optimal Talent Solutions™ in service as of April 2, 2012.

    South Carolina Federal Names Two Mortgage Loan Officers
    03 Apr 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union has named two new mortgage loan officers, Trey Stone and Cregg Glover.

    Credit Union Supports MUSC Children's Hospital
    02 Apr 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union employees and members raised $8,960.57 for MUSC Children’s Hospital through the 2012 Change Bandits Campaign.

    Rick Kirkpatrick Joins South Carolina Federal CUSO
    29 Mar 2012

    Rick Kirkpatrick, LUTCF, FSS, CLU, has joined South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO), Insurance Solutions, LLC, as Senior Insurance Agent.

    Troy Hall Appointed to Lowcountry Orphan Relief Board
    14 Mar 2012

    Troy Hall, Chief Operations Officer of South Carolina Federal Credit Union, has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Lowcountry Orphan Relief.

    South Carolina Federal Announces Scholarship Competition
    31 Jan 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces its second annual scholarship competition, awarding a total of $7,500 to three deserving students to use for their college education.

    South Carolina Federal Sponsors Junior Achievement
    10 Jan 2012

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union presented Junior Achievement of Coastal South Carolina with a sponsorship check of $5,000 on January 4.

    Charleston Area Chapter Credit Unions Meet to Extend Bank Transfer Day
    06 Jan 2012

    Several local Charleston credit union marketing professionals joined forces on January 5, 2012 at 11:05 a.m. to collaborate and plan the extension of Every day is Bank Transfer Day™.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Sponsors East Cooper Entrepreneurial Women
    29 Dec 2011

    December 29, 2011 – South Carolina Federal Credit Union is the platinum corporate sponsor for East Cooper Entrepreneurial Women through August 31, 2012.

    South Carolina Federal Sponsors SCORE
    21 Dec 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union will serve as the 2012 title sponsor for Charleston Coastal Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) for the third consecutive year.

    South Carolina Federal Announces Best Mortgage Guarantee
    08 Dec 2011
    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is offering the Best Mortgage Guarantee...find out more at scfederal.org/mortgage.
    Two Ashley Ridge High School Students Win Limo Party and $500
    29 Nov 2011

    Two Ashley Ridge High School students won a limo party and a $500 gift card from Young & Free South Carolina, powered by South Carolina Federal Credit Union, for being the Thursday Night Lights Last Fans Standing.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Sponsors Annual Holiday Drive
    22 Nov 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union is sponsoring a new sock and underwear drive to benefit Lowcountry Orphan Relief from November 15 to December 31.

    High School Students Collect 29,266 Pounds of Food
    22 Nov 2011

    Young & Free South Carolina, powered by South Carolina Federal Credit Union, partnered with the Lowcountry Food Bank Student Food Drive, helping students from 15 high schools collect 29,266 pounds of food.

    Credit Union Donates Teachers' Supplies to Georgetown Schools
    23 Sep 2011

    South Carolina Federal's Georgetown branches donated teachers' supplies to three local elementary schools.

    Credit Union Wins Diversity Award
    06 Sep 2011

    South Carolina Federal won the 2011 Laura M. Fleming Diversity Award.

    Are You The Last Fans Standing?
    01 Sep 2011

    Young & Free South Carolina, powered by South Carolina Federal Credit Union, is the Social Media Sponsor of Thursday Night Lights.

    Credit Union Raises $33,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
    31 Aug 2011

    South Carolina Federal raised more than $30,000 for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.

    Credit Union Sponsors BIZ Camp for Young Entrepreneurs
    20 Jul 2011

    Charleston area high school students learn about entrepreneurship and the skills needed to run their own businesses during BIZ Camp.

    South Carolina Federal Partners with The Boeing Company
    19 Jul 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union installs ATM at The Boeing Company site located in North Charleston.

    Credit Union Sponsors BIZ Camp for Young Entrepreneurs
    30 Jun 2011

    Columbia area high school students learn about entrepreneurship and the skills needed to run their own businesses during BIZ Camp.

    Marino Cecchi Joins South Carolina Federal Credit Union
    14 Jun 2011

    Marino Cecchi joins South Carolina Federal Credit Union as Vice President of Mortgage.

    Young & Free SC Contributes $16,000 to Water Missions International
    13 Jun 2011

    Young & Free SC, powered by South Carolina Federal Credit Union, raised more than $16,000 through Project Water.

    Rick Gunter Joins South Carolina Federal CUSO
    08 Jun 2011

    Rick Gunter joins South Carolina Federal Credit Union's new CUSO as Senior Insurance Agent.

    Credit Union Wins International Citation
    25 May 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s Employee Learning Center received the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) Excellence in Practice Citation in the Learning Technologies category.

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Announces New CUSO
    17 May 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union announced a new credit union service organization (CUSO) called South Carolina Financial Solutions, LLC.

    Credit Union Announces Scholarship Winners
    16 May 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union awarded a total of $7,500 in scholarship prizes in honor of its 75th anniversary.

    Credit Union Joins Armed Forces Financial Network
    06 May 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union partners with the Armed Forces Financial Network to provide more fee-free ATM access worldwide.

    Young & Free South Carolina to Host Art Show Fundraiser
    02 May 2011

    Project Water Art Show Fundraiser on May 5 at the Music Farm to benefit Water Missions International.

    South Carolina Federal Announces New Board Chair
    29 Apr 2011

    Major Kelvin Brown elected to serve as South Carolina Federal Credit Union's Board Chair.

    Young & Free South Carolina is on a Mission to Raise $25,000
    05 Apr 2011

    Young & Free SC's Project Water will benefit Water Missions International.

    Credit Union Employees Packed 3,600 Bags of Food
    04 Apr 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union Employees are recognized for volunteer service.

    Credit Union Announces New Branch Manager
    16 Mar 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces Jannie Freeman as Branch Manager of the Naval Weapons Station location.

    Credit Union Announces New Leadership at Goose Creek Branch
    16 Mar 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union announces Gina Lovon as Branch Manager of the Goose Creek location.

    Credit Union CEO Re-Elected to CSU Board
    10 Mar 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union President and CEO Scott Woods is re-elected as CSU Board Chairman.

    Credit Union Launches New Look to Online Banking
    03 Mar 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union's online banking gets a makeover.

    Credit Union Shows Support of MUSC Children’s Hospital
    11 Feb 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union presented a $28,000 check to MUSC Children's Hospital.

    School Supply Drive Benefits Area Students
    21 Jan 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union's holiday project benefitted Georgetown area teachers and students.

    School Supply Drive Benefits Columbia Area Students
    21 Jan 2011

    South Carolina Federal Credit Union's  holiday project benefitted Columbia teachers and students.

    Consider Donating Rewards Points to Charity
    05 Jan 2011

    Choose from 25 Local Nonprofit Organizations to Donate your CURewards® Points.

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