Commissioner Stewart Honors McCoy Federal Credit Union for their Commitment to Lancaster Elementary School
Orlando, Fla., June 29, 2018 - On June 13, 2018, Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart honored nearly 50 Florida businesses from around the state with the Commissioner's Business Recognition Award. The award recognizes businesses for their extraordinary contributions to public education in Florida.
"I am pleased to present these businesses with the Commissioner's Business Recognition Award in appreciation of their ongoing commitment to Florida's students," said Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart. "Strong partnerships between the education and business communities are essential to student success, and I hope more businesses will take advantage of this mutually-beneficial opportunity."
During the awards ceremony, Commissioner Stewart highlighted McCoy Federal's initiatives to help Lancaster's students, parents, faculty and staff:
In Orange County, McCoy Federal Credit Union contributed backpacks for every student at Lancaster Elementary School, and donated gifts for each member of 120 homeless families.
To view a list of awarded businesses and organizations, visit Commissioner's Business Recognition Awards (PDF).
The Commissioner's Business Recognition Awards are administered by the Florida Department of Education and the Florida Education Foundation to encourage successful alliances within the business community and among local school districts for the benefit of Florida's students.
About the Florida Education Foundation
As a valued partner to public education, the Florida Education Foundation's mission is to invest in high achievement for every student to contribute to Florida's globally competitive workforce. The Foundation is the direct support organization for the Florida Department of Education. For more information, visit Florida Education Foundation.
About McCoy Federal Credit Union
McCoy Federal Credit Union, established in 1954, is a leading financial institution in Central Florida with over $595 million in assets and serving more than 63,000 members with 14 locations. The credit union delivers full range of financial solutions with value, convenience, and exceptional service for consumers and small businesses. As a strong, member-owned financial institution, McCoy Federal prioritizes people over profits and is committed to improving the financial lives of our members and the communities we serve. Membership is open to businesses and individuals living or working in Orange, Seminole, Osceola and Lake Counties. For more information about McCoy Federal Credit Union visit www.mccoyfcu.org. Federally insured by the NCUA. Equal Housing Lender.