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Ascension Credit Union Celebrates 50 Years

Ascension Credit Union recently celebrated their 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting! Attended by over 350 members that enjoyed FUN, FOOD AND FELLOWSHIP… PLUS over $5,000 in Cash Prizes and Giveaways! 

We extend our profound appreciation and deep gratitude to our Loyal Members! Forward-Thinking Founders! Committed Volunteers! and Dedicated Employees (Past and Present)! As the only local community financial institution (Bank or Credit Union) in Ascension Parish, Ascension CU has touched countless lives by adopting a community-centered approach. As we reflect on our past achievements, we remain committed to embracing the future... with our fresh tagline: "YOUR COMMUNITY…YOUR CREDIT UNION!" 

For Making Our Special Event Special - A Huge Thanks to: Juan Fernández, President/CEO of Louisiana Credit Union League; and from America’s Credit Union’s President/CEO Jim Nussle and Engagement Consultant, Sedric Brinson.

ACU’s MAJOR ACCOMPLISHMENTS - PAST 10 YEARS: Increased Assets from $55M to over $100M; Loans from $25M to $77M; Reached 10,000 in Memberships; Opened two (2) new Branches in Donaldsonville & Prairieville; Obtained CDFI certification - Received over $2M in grants; Extended over 14,000 Loans totaling over $224M; Established a Mortgage Department and Small Business program; Increased their Net Promoter Score (NPS) to 83.8! AND For 7th year in a row (2017 – 2023), Won the “BEST OF ASCENSION” people’s choice award: BEST CREDIT UNION & BEST MORTGAGE LENDER!