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Vacaville, CA – San Francisco Business Times just announced that Travis Credit Union ranked 35th on the 2020 Bay Area Corporate Philanthropists List.


Vacaville, CA – The Travis Credit Union Foundation's COVID-19 Relief program started its second phase on July 24, 2021. The Foundation launched an immediate philanthropic campaign to support 10 community organizations in five counties in order to alleviate long-term economic problems brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. Donations from the general public will be matched up to $10,000 by the Travis Credit Union Foundation, which will provide grants to each nonprofit from Napa, Solano, Contra Costa, Merced, and Yolo counties.


Free Shred Event and Vaccination Clinic at Travis Credit Union headquarters on August 7, 2021.

Protect your privacy and protect your health during the Travis Credit Union Community Event. Ensure your unwanted documents are properly disposed of at our free shredding event. While you’re there, we’ll offer a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic.


Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union recently awarded 20 local high school students the Mary Keith Duff Memorial Scholarship. TCU offers annual scholarships to assist its young members with the increasing cost of higher education and to reinforce its commitment to the financial success of our country’s future leaders.


Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union, serving 12 counties in the eastern region of the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Valley, elected Deborah Aspling to oversee the financial cooperative as Board Chair, effective at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders in April 2021.


Vacaville, CA – A week ago, the Travis Credit Union Foundation partnered with Buckingham Charter Magnet High School in Vacaville to put students’ financial savvy to the test. Through a hands-on, live budgeting simulation dubbed Mad City Money, students got a taste of what it is like to balance their finances in the real world—complete with occupation, salary, spouse, student loan debt, credit card debt, and medical insurance payments.


Travis Credit Union Experts Offer Advice

Vacaville, CA – At a pivotal time when more than half of Americans are feeling somewhat anxious about their financial situation due to the pandemic (NextAdvisor), there are steps you can take now in all the main areas of personal financial management to ensure that you are spending, saving, borrowing, and planning in a way that will enable you to take control of your financial life.


Vacaville, CA – For those seeking support in getting their finances back-on-track in 2021, Travis Credit Union is offering free online financial education on a variety of topics for all ages, open to members as well as non-members. The webinars featured for the month of March are listed below, with links to registration.


Vacaville, CA – On February 11, the Travis Credit Union Foundation announced two local students each received a $500 Youth Financial Wellness Scholarship to support their postsecondary education. The scholarships were announced during the annual Life after High School event, hosted in partnership by Travis Credit Union and the Solano County Office of Education.


Vacaville, CA – For those seeking support in getting their finances back-on-track in 2021, Travis Credit Union is offering free online financial education on a variety of topics for all ages, open to members as well as non-members. The webinars featured for the month of February are listed below, with links to registration.


Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union is proud to announce its continued partnership with the IRS and United Way of the Bay Area to provide the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. TCU partners with United Way every year as a part of our mission to lift our communities through financial wellness. Last year, Travis volunteers completed and filed nearly 200 returns totaling over $200,000.


Providing Grants for Clean Vehicles in the Bay Area

Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union and Community Housing Development Corporation have partnered to promote the launch of CHDC’s Driving Clean Assistance Program as part of the Light-Duty Financing Assistance in Disadvantaged Communities pilot project. This project allows CHDC to provide financial assistance of up to $5,000, enabling consumers to purchase advanced technology (plug-in, hybrid and battery electric) vehicles.


Michael J. Levy, General Counsel, Travis Credit Union, January 2021

Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael J. Levy in the new role of general counsel.


Vacaville, CA – January is Financial Wellness month, and Travis Credit Union has all the tools necessary to help those who are looking to reassess and reboot their relationship with money at the start of the New Year and the beginning of tax-filing season. As the pandemic has extended beyond a health crisis into an economic crisis, as well, a recent Harris Poll survey indicated many Americans wished they had better money management skills.


Vacaville, CA – While the challenges of 2020 are unprecedented, there were more opportunities this year than in Travis Credit Union’s 70-year history to create value for our members and local community. In a nine-month span, Travis Credit Union implemented multiple financial relief initiatives for members and distributed more than three million dollars to community partners providing essential services, all while serving and advocating for our members and neighbors in new and creative ways.


Vacaville, CA – Although the pandemic has slightly changed how Travis Credit Union gives back to our community this holiday season, it hasn’t impacted our level of support and commitment to ensure programs we’ve partnered with for years are still provided for and championed. As we have done for many years, TCU reached out to the community through many different programs, including participation in the Children's Miracle Network Holiday Stocking Campaign, the Travis Air Force Base Festival of Trees Auction and Christmas Wish 2020, among others.


Vacaville, CA – The Travis Credit Union Foundation announced that it raised over $1M for the COVID-19 Relief Initiative, which was matched by Travis Credit Union, for a total of $2M which will be distributed to 83 local community organizations, many who are providing resources and services to individuals and families impacted by the pandemic. Travis Credit Union matched every dollar raised by the Travis Credit Union Foundation up to $20,000, for a maximum of $40,000 total per agency. The campaign culminated on September 30.


Webinars to Educate Students and Families on Available Financial Aid Resources

Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union is looking to increase the number of high school students in Yolo County who complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or Dream Act Application. The applications are required from students seeking federal or state financial aid to support their post-secondary education.


Webinars to Educate Students and Families on Available Financial Aid Resources

Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union invites students in grades 8–12 and their families to attend upcoming Zoom webinars focused on college financing. The free webinars are timed to coincide with the release of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or FAFSA) for the 2021–2022 school year.


Online Event to Celebrate the Start of 2020-2021 School Year for Local Youth

Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union invites students and their families to attend a free virtual Back-to-School Rally, scheduled for Wednesday, September 16 from 4-5 p.m. The Zoom event is also the culmination of TCU’s month-long Back to School Challenge, where students who complete the weekly online financial education activities are entered into a drawing to win the Grand Prize, a new laptop.


‘Funds will support local relief efforts now and through the remainder of the fire season’

Vacaville, CA – The Travis Credit Union Foundation is immediately accepting donations to address urgent local needs due to the LNU Complex Fire, the second largest in California history. With four more months of potential fire season to go, many of our community members have already been forced to evacuate or have lost their homes.


Vacaville, CA – For the sixth time and second consecutive year, Travis Credit Union has won the "Air Force Distinguished Credit Union of the Year Award."


Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union has launched a new webinar series, focused on the financial wellness pillars of Plan, Save, Spend and Borrow. These free financial education presentations will address timely and relevant issues, including ‘Budgeting through Covid-19’ and ‘Rebuilding after a Financial Crisis.’ The webinars offered (also available in Spanish) are available for adults as well as youth.


Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union has been recognized as part of Forbes’ annual list of America’s Best-In-State Banks and Credit Unions 2020. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The awards list was announced on June 23, 2020 and can currently be viewed on the Forbes website, Forbes.com.


Vacaville, CA – Travis Credit Union recently awarded 20 local high school students the Mary Keith Duff Memorial Scholarship. TCU offers the annual scholarships to assist its young members with the increasing cost of higher education and to reinforce its commitment to the financial success of our country’s future leaders.

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Contact: Damian Alarcon
Director of Corporate Relations
Travis Credit Union
Phone: (707) 469-4985

Headquartered in Vacaville, California, Travis Credit Union is a not-for-profit cooperative financial institution serving those who live or work in Alameda, Colusa, Contra Costa, Merced Napa, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, and Yolo Counties. Currently, Travis Credit Union is the 14th largest credit union in California with more than 203,000 members and more than $3 billion in assets. As one of the leading financial institutions in Solano, Contra Costa, Yolo and Merced Counties, Travis Credit Union's strength lies in its faithful commitment to its members and the community; its solid, secure history; and its long-standing track record of dedicated service.