Delta Credit Union Announces Call for Philanthropic Fund Program

The Georgia Council on Economic Education is one of 20 nonprofits that received a 2021 Delta Community Grant. It received $ 10,000 to train K-12 educators to better teach financial literacy.

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Delta Community Credit Union (, Georgia’s largest credit union with $ 8.5 billion in assets, will accept applications for its 2022 Philanthropic Fund grant program effective July 1, 2021.

Throughout 2022, the program will distribute a total of $ 125,000 to nonprofits committed to youth health and wellness and financial literacy and education, including science-based programs. , technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEM / STEAM).

“Our philanthropic fund is part of our commitment to community investing and a way for Delta Community to broaden its impact,” said Hank Halter, Managing Director. “The program has enabled us to support the commendable missions and efforts of over 165 organizations working alongside the credit union to improve the quality of life and the opportunities available in the communities where we are privileged to operate.

Since its first distributions in 2014, the Delta Community Philanthropic Fund has invested more than $ 750,000 in nonprofit organizations that provide education, skills training and health and social services to tens of thousands of people. people in the Atlanta metro area.

The application window for the Delta 2022 Community Philanthropic Fund opens on July 1, 2021 and ends on August 31, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. ET. Applications should be submitted through the online portal at

In addition to its philanthropic fund, Delta Community invests in local communities through school sponsorships, scholarship programs, and support from chambers of commerce, industry partners and civic organizations.

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