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 [...]

Education—the Best Investment of All

By | August 8th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education, Financial Literacy, HiQ, Scholarship, Youth Achievement|

by Chloe Niu, Wharton Student & FMFCU Intern Knowing where and with whom to invest is difficult. A plethora of promotions and interest rates from various financial institutions threatens a storm of confusion, but there is an investment that has proven [...]

Now Accepting 2018 Scholarship Applications

By | July 18th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Education, Events, Scholarship, Youth Achievement|

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 John D. Unangst Scholarships awarded by Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU). Eligible high school seniors can apply for one of eleven $1,500 awards at fmfcu.org/scholarship. John D. Unangst scholarships are awarded [...]

When Families Talk Openly About Money, It Pays

By | July 7th, 2017|Education, Financial Literacy, Youth Achievement|

Chloe Niu, Wharton Student & FMFCU Intern Children deposit saved coins into Coin Counter at Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union Saving, spending, sharing, and earning are four simple words essential to greater objectives like success and independence. According [...]

The Credit Union Difference

By | April 10th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Charitable Giving, Education, Events, Financial Literacy, HiQ, News, Scholarship, Youth Achievement|

Imagine setting out to do something good in your community and the service you provide is so valuable that the demand for it rapidly increases to the point you’re nearly overwhelmed. Demand for services is good, right? But what if [...]

Haverford HS Wins 2017 National Hi-Q Championship

By | March 30th, 2017|Academic Achievement, Activities, Education, Events, HiQ, Youth Achievement|

Hi-Q National Champions with Rick Durante, Executive Director (far left), Rachel Murray, Coordinator (2nd from left), and Quizmaster Tom McCarthy (far right). Haverford High School, the 2017 Delco Hi-Q Champions, won their second ever National Hi-Q Championship in [...]