Virtual Member/Community Appreciation

The Virtual Fun Continues Today!

Follow along on this page and on social media for fun, prizes and community giveback August 11 - 20

Ideal Credit Union is excited to celebrate YOU this August during our virtual Member and Community Appreciation Events. Follow along on this page and on our Facebook Page for fun, community giveback, and your chance to win cash prizes during our virtual events!

Each event will begin at 9:00 AM with a special video message from the branch manager. All videos, including the cash prize winner announcements and food shelf donations, will be posted live to Facebook first, and then be available on this page shortly after. Be sure to register below for your chances to win!



$6,250 in Grand Prize Cash Giveaways*

During each event (excluding Wednesday, August 12), we will be announcing two $500 cash prize winners and one $250 cash prize winner. That's a total of 10 $500 prize winners and 5 $250 prize winners throughout the celebration! Register one time to be entered in all five event drawings.

Register Now

See Official Rules

$500 in Bucky Bear Youth Giveaways*

So that all ages can join in the fun, we’ll also be announcing two $50 youth prize winners (17 and under) during each event (excluding Wednesday, August 12). Register your child one time for a chance to win in all five drawings! Please note: Parent or guardian must enter for child and be responsible for accepting cash prizes on their behalf.

Register Now

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Donations to local food shelves

To help our neighbors in need, a $500 donation will be made to each of the following local food shelves:

  • Hugo Good Neighbors (Hugo Branch Event)
  • Neighbors, Inc. (Inver Grove Heights Branch Event)
  • The Open Door (Eagan Branch Event)
  • North St. Paul Area Food Shelf (North St. Paul Branch Event)
  • Christian Cupboard (Woodbury Branch Event)
  • Valley Outreach (Stillwater Branch Event)

Celebration Schedule

Each event will begin at 9:00 AM live on Facebook with a special message from branch managers. The events will continue with a donation to local food shelves at 12:00 PM and cash prize drawings at 12:30 PM!

Tuesday, August 11

Hugo Branch

Wednesday, August 12

Inver Grove Heights Branch
No cash prize drawing will be held during this event

Thursday, August 13

Eagan Branch

Tuesday, August 18

North St. Paul Branch

Wednesday, August 19

Woodbury Branch

Thursday, August 20

Stillwater Branch

*No purchase necessary. Limit one (1) entry per person per day. Eligibility: 18 years of age and older for Grand Prize Giveaways; 17 years of age and younger, and registered by a parent and/or guardian for Bucky Bear Youth Giveaways. Non-member entrants must be Minnesota or Wisconsin residents and, upon winning, will be required to open a Share Savings account at Ideal Credit Union before receiving any cash prize. Random drawings will be held prior to the event and announced live on social media at 12:30 pm during each virtual event. Winners will be notified by email or phone either the same day or the following day. Prize winners will also be announced on Ideal CU’s website, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Offer excludes Ideal CU employees and accounts on which an employee is joint. Offer also excludes Business Members, Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee Members. Must not have caused a loss to Ideal CU.

Grand Prize Giveaway Official Rules

Bucky Bear Youth Giveaway Official Rules

2020 - 21 Holiday Hours

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 20th
All locations closed.

President's Day
Monday, February 17th
All locations closed.

Good Friday
Friday, April 10th
All locations open regular business hours
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Memorial Day
Monday, May 25th
All locations closed.

Independence Day
Saturday, July 4th
All locations closed.

Labor Day
Monday, September 7th
All locations closed.

Columbus Day
Monday, October 12th
All locations closed.

Veterans Day
Wednesday, November 11th
All locations closed

Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 26th
All locations closed.

Day after Thanksgiving
All locations are open regular business hours
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Christmas Eve
Thursday, December 24th
All locations open until 1:00 p.m.
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Christmas Day
Friday, December 25th
All locations closed.

New Year's Eve
Thursday, December 31
All locations open regular business hours
Lobby - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Drive-thru - 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

New Years Day (2021)
Friday, January 1st
All locations closed