TopLine Federal Credit score Union Wins Two Statewide Awards for

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TopLine Federal Credit score Union, a Twin Cities-based member-owned monetary companies cooperative, was named a winner of each the Youth and Grownup Desjardins Monetary Training Awards, sponsored by the Minnesota Credit score Union Community (MnCUN) and the Credit score Union Nationwide Affiliation (CUNA). These awards acknowledge credit score unions for superior youth and grownup monetary teaching programs benefiting the credit score union’s members and communities.

TopLine was acknowledged in each the Youth and Grownup classes for the credit score union’s digital youth and grownup monetary training workshops. Attributable to COVID-19 the best way TopLine supplies monetary training periods needed to change from onsite in-person hosted occasions to digital e-learning periods. In 2020/21 TopLine made the dedication to proceed our monetary training periods (not cancel any periods), and transition courses to a digital format, which was no small feat. Presenters needed to be taught to current and facilitate in another way, together with re-designing all presentation supplies to regulate to delivering to a distant viewers. For each our youth and grownup monetary literacy workshops, TopLine created movies on key monetary ideas, integrated new survey and ballot instruments to proceed engagement from members, created and supplied a digital Private Cash Administration Information for youth and prolonged our attain by transitioning our sign-up platform to Eventbrite.

Statewide successful award entries had been then despatched to Credit score Union Nationwide Affiliation (CUNA) to compete in opposition to statewide winners from throughout the nation. Entries had been judged by the CUNA Awards Committee this fall and TopLine was additionally honored with honorable point out on this nationwide competitors for youth monetary literacy efforts, and will probably be acknowledged through the 2022 Governmental Affairs Convention in Washington, DC.

“We’re honored to be acknowledged for our dedication in our efforts to higher educate youth and adults in our communities on private finance,” mentioned Tom Smith, TopLine Federal Credit score Union President and CEO. “Encouraging our communities to be taught extra in regards to the significance of monetary literacy is a real privilege, and we are going to proceed to supply free monetary training programming to profit our members and communities.”

“The Desjardins award winners illustrate how credit score unions stay the “folks serving to philosophy” by way of their on a regular basis operations, neighborhood service and training,” MnCUN President & CEO Mark Cummins. “We’re happy with the work that they do to enhance their members’ monetary well-being and communities as an entire.”

TopLine provides a wide range of monetary literacy workshops for youth and adults all year long. Please go to or name 763-391-9494 to examine for upcoming periods or to rearrange a particular session on your group.

The Minnesota Credit score Union Community is the statewide commerce affiliation that works to make sure the success, progress and vitality of Minnesota credit score unions. For extra info, go to

Credit score Union Nationwide Affiliation (CUNA), based mostly in Washington, D.C., and Madison, Wisconsin, is the premier nationwide commerce affiliation serving America’s credit score unions. The not-for-profit commerce group is ruled by volunteer administrators who’re elected by their credit score union friends. For extra info, go to

TopLine Federal Credit score Union, a Twin Cities-based credit score union, is Minnesota’s 13th largest, with belongings of greater than $625 million and serves practically 46,000 members. Established in 1935, the not-for-profit cooperative provides a whole line of monetary companies, in addition to auto and residential insurance coverage, from its 5 department places — in Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Maple Grove, Plymouth and in St. Paul’s Como Park — in addition to by cellphone, cell app and on-line at Membership is accessible to anybody who lives, works, worships, attends faculty or volunteers in Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott or Washington Counties and their instant relations. Go to us on our Fb web page at To be taught extra in regards to the credit score union’s basis, go to

Vicki Roscoe Erickson
Senior Vice President, Advertising and marketing & Communications
TopLine Federal Credit score Union

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