Tag Archives: children

The Burden Of Back To School Costs

St. Michael's Credit Union are ready to help with the burden of back to school costs. As children in Mahon and Blackrock enjoy their freedom from school, parents are already preparing to shoulder the burden of the back to school spend which has now averaged €1,209 per child. The latest research by the Irish League of Credit Unions...
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Your First Stop For Third Level Education Loans

With third level education costs continuing to spiral in Ireland, the financial pressure of putting a child through college has taken its toll on household budgets. Last year’s survey of third level costs by the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) showed that a substantial 60% of parents were falling into debt to fund third...
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2017 Student Bursary €1,500

St. Michael's Credit Union are delighted to announce the relaunch of the Tony Burke Bursary. The bursary is now worth €1,500 to a Leaving Cert student attending any recognised third level institution. We invite all Leaving Cert students to apply for the bursary, who are members of St. Michael’s Credit Union or eligible to become a...
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Rockies Partnership Announcement

St. Michael’s Credit Union are proud to be the main sponsor of The Rockies Academy over the next three years. This is a major commitment by the credit union to further develop our partnership with a local sporting organisation that has proudly served the community since 1883. The Rockies hold more Senior County Hurling titles...
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Winners of 2017 All Ireland Schools Quiz

Congratulations to all 400 finalists who took part in the grand final of the All Ireland Schools Quiz on Sunday, April 2nd. A fantastic afternoon was enjoyed by all at the RDS Arena in Dublin. After 12 nail-biting rounds, Donard National School, Co. Wexford, representing Enniscorthy Credit Union, and Kilmacrennan National School Co. Donegal, representing...
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O’Donovan Brothers are New CU Youth Ambassadors

New Youth Ambassadors

Olympic silver medallists Gary and Paul O’Donovan have been unveiled as the new Credit Union Youth Ambassadors for the Irish League of Credit Unions. They  were officially announced as Ambassadors at the ILCU’s Youth and Marketing Conference in Athlone on Saturday 25th February. Delegates from credit unions across the island of Ireland were...
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Schools Quiz 2017

On Monday of this week, we held the annual Credit Union Schools Quiz at Blackrock Hurling Club. Well done to all the teams that took part in this year's quiz and made it such a fun morning. There were some challenging questions included in the quiz that even had all the adults scratching their heads!...
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Art Competition Prize Presentation

On Friday we were delighted to welcome the young local artists for our Art Competition prize presentation. We had a total of 11 artists receiving 10 prizes for their artwork this year. We hope that those in first place can continue to progress through the levels of the competition. The stages of the competition progress...
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Christmas Loan Competition

We are currently running a Christmas Loans competition with fantastic prizes! Any member who takes out a Christmas loan before the 16th of December will be automatically entered into the draw. They will have the chance to win one of three prizes.

The Prizes

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Art Competition Winners 2016

Thanks to all the entrants to this year's Art Competition! The walls at St. Michael's Credit Union is now covered brilliant artwork. Josef Keys chose the finalists and we also have a staff pick. The finalists will be receiving a prize for their artwork and the notification letters are in the post. All the of this...
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