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, [...]

Garnet Valley Wins National Hi-Q Championship

By | April 16th, 2019|HiQ, Uncategorized, Youth Achievement|

The 2018-2019 Garnet Valley High School Delco Hi-Q team won their second ever National Hi-Q Championship in a competitive contest against regional Hi-Q champions. Teams from Marinette High School, Wisconsin, Alma Bryant High School, Alabama, and Stanwood High School, Washington [...]

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 [...]

Final Round of Regular Season Starts with a Chichester Win

By | January 24th, 2019|Education, HiQ, News, Uncategorized, Youth Achievement|

CHICHESTER TAKES THE WIN WITH A SEASON PERSONAL BEST SCORE Delco Hi-Q round three kicked off at Sun Valley High School on January 23rd. The Vanguards hosted neighboring Chichester and Academy Park High Schools. Sun Valley struck first with a [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

Sentimental & Memorable Celebration

By | April 27th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Charity, Credit Unions, Education, Events, Financial Literacy, HiQ, News, Scholarship, Youth Achievement|

Special recognition of the 70th anniversary of Delco Hi-Q, a tribute to longtime retired Hi-Q Quizmaster Tom McCarthy, and the posthumous induction of FMFCU CEO John D. Unangst into the Delco Hi-Q Hall of Honor made the 2018 Partners in [...]

Special Features Make 2018 Partners in Education Celebration a Standout Year

By | April 10th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Charity, Credit Unions, Education, Events, Financial Literacy, HiQ, News, Scholarship, Youth Achievement|

Special recognition of the 70th anniversary of Delco Hi-Q, a tribute to longtime retired Hi-Q Quizmaster Tom McCarthy, and the posthumous induction of FMFCU CEO John D. Unangst into the Hi-Q Hall of Honor make the 2018 Partners in Education [...]

2017-2018 All Delco Hi-Q Team

By | March 12th, 2018|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education, HiQ, News, Youth Achievement|

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union and the Delaware County Daily Times created the All Delco Hi-Q Team as a way to recognize the outstanding efforts of one member from each of the county’s 21 Delco Hi-Q teams. Each member of [...]

Marple’s Cyclone Routs Competition; Nor’easter Forces Postponement

By | January 9th, 2018|Activities, Education, HiQ, Youth Achievement|

While arctic weather blew a tepid Hi-Q competition into the New Year, a Nor’easter forced cancelation of two competitions. Marple Newtown High School hosted the first meet of 2018, routing competitors Academy Park and Interboro with a commanding lead that [...]