PenFed Credit Union Donates $10,000 To Offutt AFB Association


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PAPILLION, Neb., Feb. 22, 2017 – PenFed President and CEO James Schenck today presented a $10,000 check to the Offutt Air Force Base Top 3 Association Executive Council. The check presentation ceremony took place at PenFed’s branch in Papillion.

“On behalf of PenFed’s 1.5 million members, our Board of Directors and our 2,500 employees, I want to express our gratitude for the competence, commitment and mentorship your association provides our junior service members,” said PenFed President and CEO James Schenck. “The Top 3 Association contributes to the professional development and careers of some of our finest service men and women, stationed here. It is truly an honor to support this organization and its work.”

PenFed Credit Union CEO James Schenck presents $10000 check to Offutt Air Force Base Top III Association Executive Council

Pictured from left to right are: MSgt Thomas Sweet, MSgt Ronald Sherard, PenFed Credit Union President and CEO James Schenck, MSgt Glynnis Young, SMSgt Wesley Poindexter and TSgt Paul Erickson.

PenFed Board of Directors Member Bill Vinson, PenFed Executive Vice President and COO Tammy Darvish and PenFed Papillion Branch Manager Susan Knott joined the event.

PenFed is a member of the Offutt Air Force Base Advisory Council. The Top 3 Association, a non-profit organization located at Offutt Air Force Base, provides professional development, leadership classes, continuing education and recognition events for Airmen and Non- Commissioned Officers stationed at Offutt Air Force Base.

PenFed has operated in the Greater Omaha area since 1992 with two centers serving PenFed members worldwide and a full-service branch in Papillion. PenFed employs more than 500 people locally. “PenFed is proud to continue serving as a philanthropic leader within the communities we serve around the nation,” said Schenck.

Since opening its Papillion branch in 2016, the PenFed Foundation has donated more than $40,000 to veterans and community organizations in the Greater Omaha Area, including: American Legion Post 339 for the homeless veterans food bank; Top III Association on Offutt Air Force Base; and Eastern Nebraska Veterans Home.

About PenFed Credit Union
Established in 1935 as the War Department Credit Union, PenFed Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in the country, serving more than 1.5 million members worldwide with more than $21 billion in assets. Our long-standing mission has been to provide superior financial services in a cost effective manner, while being responsive to members’ needs. PenFed Credit Union offers market-leading mortgages, automobile loans, credit cards, checking, and a wide range of other financial services with its members’ interests always in mind. PenFed Credit Union offers many paths to membership, including numerous employee groups and association affiliations. No military service is required to join. PenFed Credit Union is federally insured by the NCUA and is an equal housing lender. To learn more about PenFed Credit Union, visit, like us on Facebook and follow us @PenFed on Twitter. Interested in working for PenFed? Check us out on LinkedIn. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/V/D.

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