Tag Archives: education

Bursary Winner

Congratulations to Timi Olanrewajy the winner of this year's Tony Burke Student Bursary! The bursary was presented to his father as Timi was unable to attend the draw on Saturday. Thursday last week was International Credit Union Day and as part of the celebrations of credit unions and their members, we held our bursary was that week.

The Bursary Draw

Representing...
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Computer Classes

St. Michael's Credit Union is again delighted to be involved in the Age Action computer classes. These classes provide training in computers, smartphones and the Internet for people over 55 in our community.

This Year's Classes

  The classes begin this coming Monday (25/09/2017) at our offices. Students from Ursulines will once again be the class tutors. The girls...
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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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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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Launch of 2017 All Ireland Schools Quiz

25,000 budding geniuses across Ireland are getting ready to show off their brain power for the 26th All Ireland Credit Union Schools’ Quiz. Every year, primary schools across the country compete in the hugely popular event. Which culminates in the national finals on Sunday, April 2nd in Dublin’s RDS. This year a...

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Final Computer and Device Class

The final class of the Age Action computer and device series took place on Monday the 17th of October. A presentation of completion certificates was also held on the day. Our manager Roland was present to make a number of the certificate presentations. There was also a couple of words from Joan O' Leary...

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Art Competition 2016

Calling all budding Picassos and da Vincis to submit their entries for this year’s Art Competition with this year's theme being;

“Dreams are made of this...”

The closing date for submission is this Friday the 28th of October.

The Competition

The Credit Union National Art Competition is now in its...

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