Press Releases

  • GREATER IOWA CREDIT UNION CELEBRATES THE SUCCESS OF SMALL-DOLLAR LOAN PROGRAM

    posted October 18, 2023 in Press Releases

    Greater Iowa Credit Union (GICU) celebrates the success of its small-dollar loan in partnership with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. The partnership is part of the Financial Wellness at Work program that provides financial education, one-on-one financial coaching, and financial security resources, such as the small-dollar loan program, to Iowa State University faculty and staff. This program, which was introduced last year, has seen success in providing ISU employees with accessi

  • GICU Launches Greater Iowa Insurance Services

    posted July 12, 2023 in Press Releases

    Greater Iowa Credit Union (GICU) is proud to announce the launch of Greater Iowa Insurance Services, an innovative insurance platform designed to meet the diverse insurance needs of its members. With the introduction of this new service, GICU continues its commitment to providing comprehensive financial solutions and outstanding member service.

  • GICU Unveils New Brand Identity

    posted November 7, 2022 in Press Releases

    Greater Iowa Credit Union announced a new logo reflecting the credit union's redefined strategy focused on the future of banking. The timing of the change aligns with a significant transformation that has been taking place throughout the organization over the last few years. The new brand identity embodies the renewed sense of purpose of all its employees.

  • GICU Named Best Credit Union in Des Moines for Millennials

    posted July 27, 2022 in Press Releases

    The Ascent, a subsidiary of Motley Fool, named Greater Iowa Credit Union as the best credit union in Des Moines for millennials

  • Financial Wellness Partnership

    posted July 7, 2022 in Press Releases

    Iowa State University Extension and Outreach announced a new small-dollar lending partnership with Greater Iowa Credit Union, a central Iowa-based credit union serving more than 36,000 members. The partnership is part of the Financial Wellness at Work program and provides education and resources to Iowa State University faculty, staff, and postdocs.

  • Greater Iowa Credit Union Celebrates 90th Anniversary

    posted June 24, 2022 in Press Releases

    Greater Iowa Credit Union is celebrating 90 years of serving the community and its members. Created by buildings and grounds crew employees at Iowa State University in 1932, the credit union has grown over the years to serve 33 counties in Central and Western Iowa. From its nine founding members, it has now grown to over 36,000 members and over $660 million in assets.

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