Students and Educators to be honored at the 2019 Partners in Education Celebration

By | April 16th, 2019|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Education, Events, Financial Literacy, HiQ, News, Scholarship, Uncategorized, Youth Achievement|

Extraordinary student achievement and exceptional classroom teaching will be honored in grand style when Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation and Delaware County Intermediate Unit present the 2019 Partners in Education Celebration, the region’s premier academic recognition event, on Thursday, [...]

Excellence in Teaching Awards and Scholarship Recipients Announced

By | April 8th, 2019|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Events, Grants, News, Scholarship, Uncategorized, Youth Achievement|

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation is pleased to announce this year’s John D. Unangst Memorial Scholarship and Delaware County Excellence in Teaching Award recipients.   John D. Unangst Memorial Scholarship A $3,000 merit-based award bestowed upon five (5) high [...]

Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor Nominations Sought

By | January 22nd, 2019|Academic Achievement, Activities, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ, News, Youth Achievement|

The search is on for individuals to be considered for induction into the  Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor. The nomination form is available online and submissions are accepted until February 11. Mr. Ken Mobley, 2016 Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor Inductee The [...]

FMFCU Foundation Grant Will Bring Four Legged Pals to Prospect Park

By | December 21st, 2018|Academic Achievement, Charitable Giving, Charity, Credit Unions, Education, News|

FMFCU Foundation Executive Director, Rick Durante, presented another Teacher Mini-Grant check this week. Andrea Ricevuto, teacher at Prospect Park School in the Interboro School District, applied for an innovative grant to bring therapy dogs to her school. Ms. Ricevuto works with 75 [...]

ARCHBISHOP CARROLL, HAVERFORD, DELAWARE COUNTY CHRISTIAN, AND BONNER-PRENDIE SCORE WINS IN THE FIRST WEEK OF DELCO HI-Q

By | December 9th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Education, HiQ|

Delco Hi-Q’s 71st season kicked off at Ridley High School on Monday December 3, 2018. Delaware County’s academic competition may have recently turned 70 but it has not shown any signs of aging! Archbishop John Carroll High School, Back [...]

Delco Hi-Q Set to Start Season 71

By | November 27th, 2018|Academic Achievement, HiQ, Youth Achievement|

Delco Hi-Q, the oldest continuous academic quiz competition in the United States, is poised to begin its 71st consecutive season. The season kicks off when Ridley High School hosts Sun Valley and Archbishop Carroll High Schools on Monday, December 3rd. [...]

12 Teachers Awarded Nearly $5,000 in Mini-Grants

By | November 19th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Credit Unions, Education, Grants|

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation announces the award of mini-grants totaling nearly five thousand dollars to a dozen teachers across the region. In its inaugural mini-grant offering, the Foundation received 85 applications from kindergarten through twelfth grade teachers to [...]

Intelligent Branding- Showcasing Academic Talent

By | November 14th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Charitable Giving, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ|

"Hi-Q is not only a competitive representation of our individual abilities, but it also represents our school." The sentiment of Academy Park High School (Sharon Hill, Pa.) student Jordan McGowan, echoed by teammate Amel White, describes Delco Hi-Q, the nation's [...]

71st Delco Hi-Q Season Opens November 8, 2018

By | October 22nd, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ, News|

The 71st Season of Delco Hi-Q opens Thursday, November 8, 2018 when all 21 high school teams converge upon Marple Newtown High School for the annual practice session. Each season commences with the practice session, affording teams the opportunity to flex [...]

$3,000 Scholarships for High School Seniors

By | September 19th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Charity, Credit Unions, Education, Events, Scholarship|

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 John D. Unangst Memorial Scholarship, awarded by Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Foundation. Eligible high school seniors can apply for one of five (5) $3,000 awards! Apply HERE before the January 15, [...]