Charity of the Year – 2021

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Charity of the Year 2021 Every year we choose a Charity of the Year on behalf of our members, and provide funding with thanks to the MFCU Community Fund.  This year we are pleased to support St. Michael’s House, a charity that provides a wide range of services for individuals with intellectual disabilities. This charity supports…

Member Talk August 2021

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Member Talk August 2021 Catch up with Member First Credit Union with our 2021 Member Talk newsletter. Have a read about our community initiatives, our amazing loan options and our new online banking services! To stay up to date with everything MFCU throughout the year, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram via the links…

20+ MFCU sponsored defibrillators and counting!

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20+ MFCU Sponsored Defibrillators and counting! We’d like to let our members know about our recent updates to our MFCU Defibrillator programme. saving money is nothing compared to saving lives Member First Credit Union have now donated more than 20 defibrillators to our local communities! We’re doing our best to cover all areas of the…

MFCU funds puppy in training Ulreeka

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MFCU funds Puppy in Training Ulreeka We’d like to let our members know about our recent donation to Irish Guide Dogs as part of our MFCU Community Fund. To learn more about this amazing charity and how you can help funding puppy training for other puppies like Ulreeka, please continue reading. ULREEKA’S STORY Ulreeka is…

Paddy Gerrard Memorial Scholarship Scheme 2021

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Paddy Gerrard Memorial Scholarship Scheme 2021 Every year, MFCU offers support for our local students as a part of our Community Fund. This year, we have decided to dedicate this Scholarship Scheme to Paddy Gerrard, a founding member of Swords and District Credit Union, to honour his passing in 2021. Paddy Gerrard was a founding…

Best of Luck to Kellie Harrington!

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Here at Member First Credit Union, we’d like to wish Kellie Harrington all the best with her Olympic fight against her Italian rival Rebecca Nicoli in Tokyo tomorrow. Kellie Harrington has had an amazing boxing career to date, winning the gold medal in the lightweight division at the Women’s World Boxing Championships in 2018. She…

MEGA CHRISTMAS MEMBER GIVEAWAY

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MEGA CHRISTMAS Member Giveaway Adding some more joy to the holiday season. ho ho ho! All members are automatically entered into this draw for free! Consider it a ‘Big Thank You’ from us for your continued support. GIVEAWAY WINNERS DAY #1 DAY #2 DAY #3 DAY #4 DAY #5 DAY #6 DAY #7 DAY #8 DAY…

Financial Problems and Mental Health

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This Mental Health Day, we want to talk to you about your mental and financial health. While mental health is not always directly related to our financial position, debt and financial issues can often cause mental health problems. According to data collected by Money and Mental Health Policy Institute (2019), half of the people with…

Scholarship Scheme Winners 2020

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We’re delighted to announce the winners of our 2020 Scholarship Scheme, where we help our local student members fund their Third Level Education. This year once again sees a wide variety of courses, with everything from Medicine and General Nursing to Enterprise Computing. Below you’ll find a list of our winners.   Don’t forget, if…

School Savings Scheme continues

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This year has been difficult for us all, not least our young members who are working hard at school each day. The MFCU School Savings Scheme was established over 20 years ago, and sees us collect money from our young savers every week. In return, our local schools receive a grant of €1,000 each from…