Wednesday, May 14, 2014 (FARMERS BRANCH, Texas) – Frank and Sandra Saiz could have opened an account anywhere, but they chose Alliance Federal Credit Union (FCU), one of the Cornerstone Credit Union League’s (Cornerstone) newest Juntos Avanzamos credit unions. The Saizes’ will share their story May 29 at a special flag-raising ceremony honoring the Lubbock-based credit union’s receipt of the Juntos Avanzamos designation.
“Juntos Avanzamos” means “together we advance,” and this designation is awarded by Cornerstone to credit unions that have successfully completed a rigorous application process that confirms they have the capacity, commitment, and compassion to serve the financial needs of Hispanic families. At the ceremony on May 29, Cornerstone officials will present Alliance FCU with a Juntos Avanzamos flag.
MEDIA OPPORTUNITY: Members of the media and area credit unions are invited to accompany Alliance FCU leaders for a press conference and flag-raising ceremony:
DATE/TIME: Thursday, May 29, 10:30 a.m.
2220 34th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79411
SPECIAL DIGNITARIES AND GUESTS:
Bishop Placido Rodriguez
Mayor Glen Robertson
Alliance FCU Board Member Rojean Brewer
Frank and Sandra Saiz
Being a part of the Together We Advance “family” means that Alliance FCU offers top-quality services to Hispanic members. The credit union currently offers, among other products and services:
Credit-building loans and lines of credit
Literature in Spanish
24-hour automated service line and ATM services in Spanish