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Ideal CU Gives Over $9,200 During Virtual Community Appreciation Events

Virtual Community Appreciation Events 2020

(Woodbury MN – July 9, 2020) Ideal Credit Union’s popular Community Appreciation Events are going virtual this August, making it super easy to attend. Join Ideal online and on social media starting August 11 for fun, community giveback, and a chance to win cash prizes during all five virtual events, including two daily $500 grand prizes, one $250 grand prize and two $50 Bucky Bear youth prizes! All are welcome to join the fun. Registration is open for all five drawings now through August 7, 2020, at www.idealcu.com/virtualevents.

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Ideal CU Offering Social Media Marketing for Business Workshop

June 2020 Social Media Marketing Business Workshop

(Woodbury, MN – June 10, 2020) Ideal Credit Union will host a no-cost Social Media Marketing for Business workshop webinar on Tuesday, June 30 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Join Ideal’s Business Relationship Specialist Josh Anderson, and Linda Grubish, owner of That’s My Idea Marketing, who will share her expertise on using social media to successfully market your business. Topics will include:

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Ideal Accepts #CUs4U Challenge, Helps Buy Meals for East Side Elders

Ideal CU Brian Sherrick and Aesops Table Tony Mahmood

(Woodbury, MN – May 27, 2020) – Ideal Credit Union and President/CEO Brian Sherrick recently accepted a #CUs4U Challenge to give back to essential workers and support our local community. The idea for #CUs4C was started by Dave Boden at Hiway Federal CU, who challenged other Minnesota Credit Union CEOs to step up and show our appreciation to essential workers on the frontlines of this pandemic. “Credit unions have a history of going above and beyond in times of need and this challenge gives us an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of those everyday heroes who are going above and beyond for all of us,” Sherrick stated.

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Ideal CU Wellbeing Committee Launches ‘Make it an Ideal Day’ Positivity Challenge

Ideal Day bracelet

(Woodbury, MN – May 19, 2020) – Hoping to raise spirits and spread a little joy, Ideal Credit Union’s Wellbeing Champions Committee launched a four-week “Make it an Ideal Day” Positivity Challenge to help people remain positive in these uncertain times, and encourage employees and members to focus on something positive that happened in their day – each and every day. As part of the positivity challenge, participants receive a “Make it an Ideal Day” bracelet to wear as a reminder to stay positive throughout the day and look for the silver lining.

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