2018 Delaware County Excellence in Teaching Awards

By | March 6th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education, Events, News|

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union and the Delaware County Daily Times are happy to announce this year’s recipients of the Delaware County Excellence in Teaching Award. Outstanding educators are nominated by peers, students, parents, family, etc. A panel of Education [...]

Playoff Positions Hinge on Hi-Q’s Final Regular Season Competitions

By | February 12th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Credit Unions, HiQ|

The regular season of Delco Hi-Q has come to a close with the final meets held last week and today, two of which were rescheduled several times due to extenuating circumstances. Strath Haven’s home meet with Haverford and Archbishop Carroll [...]

One Point Separates Two of the Top Teams

By | February 2nd, 2018|Academic Achievement, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ|

Four competitive match-ups go down in Delco Hi-Q’s Season 70 logbooks. A successful appeal by Archbishop Carroll put the Patriots ahead of host Bonner & Prendie in Monday’s competition. In fact, Bonner & Prendie held the lead until the very [...]

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Announces the Passing of John D. Unangst

By | January 22nd, 2018|Charity, Credit Unions, Education|

Below, please find an official FMFCU press release regarding this sensitive matter. Please direct questions to TomK@fmfcu.org. Chadds Ford, PA - Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU) announces the passing of President and CEO John D. Unangst over the weekend. [...]

To Date Penncrest Holds Season High Score

By | January 15th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ|

With nearly two-thirds of the 70th Season of Delco Hi-Q complete, competition intensifies. Penncrest High School holds this season’s high score so far after earning 65 points in their second match, besting Marple Newtown’s season high by just one point. [...]

Home Court Advantage for Garnet Valley HS

By | December 22nd, 2017|Academic Achievement, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ|

With home court advantage, Garnet Valley High School’s Hi-Q team dominated their first match of the 2017-2018 season. The Jaguars staved off rivals Strath Haven and Penncrest by commanding an early lead and retaining it. The task was no walk [...]

Last Year’s Champs Battle Uphill to Retain Title

By | December 15th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ|

Last year’s Delco Hi-Q and National Champs, Haverford High, fought valiantly to fend off Radnor High, the 2016-17 first runner up, but the latter pulled ahead in the second half of Wednesday’s match. Haverford, which hosted Radnor and Springfield, started [...]

12 Students Face-Off Against Local Stars in Celebrity Hi-Q

By | November 6th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Charitable Giving, Charity, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ|

High School Students Compete Against Local Celebrities in Academic Challenge Camaraderie and challenge are the most appealing aspects of team sports, especially when the playing field is an academic arena. As a senior member of Academy Park High School’s Delco [...]

2018 Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations

By | October 19th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education|

Colleagues celebrate Murray Schiff of Tinicum Elementary School Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU) and Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) in conjunction with Partners in Education Foundation and Delaware County Daily Times are accepting nominations for the 2018 [...]

Trending: Financial Well-being in the Workplace

By | October 2nd, 2017|Credit Unions, Education, Financial Literacy|

Undue stress has a negative effect on health and a net-negative effect on the workplace. Certified Employee Benefits Specialist Stephen Miller cited a number of studies around the effects of financial stress on the workplace in his 2016 SHRM report [...]