SAN ANTONIO, Texas, October 15, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Firstmark Credit Union is proud to announce a multi-year partnership with the San Antonio Spurs, five-time NBA champions. The partnership gives the credit union additional visibility and expands its reach to help more people improve their lives.
âWe are delighted to partner with a high caliber organization such as our hometown of San Antonio Spurs,â said Nathanael Tarwasokono, President and CEO of Firstmark Credit Union. “We believe our values ââand culture align closely, and through a shared commitment to community service, we are thrilled to make a positive impact together.”
Spurs School Employee Appreciation Program
Starting in the 2021-22 season and through 2023, Firstmark will present the Spurs School Employee Appreciation Program, where San Antonio school employees enjoy exclusive access to discounted seats to all Spurs home games. RC Buford, CEO of SS&E, and Nathanael Tarwasokono, President and CEO of Firstmark Credit Union, kicked off the partnership by speaking together at an event for all Firstmark staff on Monday.
âTeamwork is a powerful thing and can multiply our impact,â said Buford. “We are delighted to join forces with Firstmark to celebrate and support deserving teachers in our city.”
Firstmark will recognize a total of ten local teachers in home games throughout the 2021-22 season. Each teacher will receive tickets to Spurs home games and a Spurs and Firstmark prize pack. Fans can nominate their favorite teacher online at spurs.com/firstmark.
In addition to enjoying exceptional service, Firstmark provides access to products that boost savings, homeownership and financial well-being, helping members achieve their dreams.
The power to make an impact together
Starting with a gradual rollout, the credit union introduced a new check product with a $ 1 The Impact Fee was donated to the Firstmark Credit Union Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 public charity dedicated to supporting the vital work of members of the educational community. The Power of the Dollar â¢ check, to be released later this month, includes an impact fee of $ 1 to help fund important educational initiatives on behalf of Firstmark members. To join the movement and share this collective cause, visit firstmarkcu.org/impact.
About the Firstmark Credit Union
Firstmark Credit Union has been helping people for over 88 years. The story of Firstmark began in 1932 at Fox Tech High School where ten teachers signed a charter to form the San Antonio Teachers Credit Union. Firstmark developed the original Ten Teachers $ 475 investment of nearly 100,000 members and more $ 1 billion in assets. Firstmark is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial institution dedicated to helping people improve their lives. For more information, visit https://www.firstmarkcu.org or call 210.442.0100.
SOURCE Firstmark Credit Union