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, [...]

The Dream Job that Began as an Internship

By | August 23rd, 2018|Academic Achievement, Activities, Career, Credit Unions, Education, Financial Literacy|

With an aptitude for mathematics, Zak Tobias had always thought he would one day work with numbers but as a young boy, he may not have fully understood how. Fortunately for Zak, a convenient high school internship helped him figure [...]

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 [...]

DELCO HI-Q TO INDUCT TWO TO THE HALL OF HONOR

By | April 3rd, 2018|Academic Achievement, Awards & Recognition, Credit Unions, Education, Events, HiQ|

Nether Providence Alum Tom Spock and Former FMFCU CEO John D. Unangst Tom Spock '78, chairman of the Swarthmore College Board of Managers, pictured in Bryant Park on Wednesday, June 10, 2015, in New York, NY. (Laurence Kesterson / staff [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]