We’re excited to offer our support to a local team that shares many of the same values we honor as a cooperative.
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB)
June 06, 2017
Phoenix-based cooperative Arizona Federal Credit Union announced today they have joined Phoenix Rising Football Club as their exclusive financial partner. Through this collaboration with the fast-growing soccer team, Arizona Federal builds upon its rich tradition of local community involvement and creating partnerships that resonate with current and future credit union members.
Besides increasing awareness of the credit union among the team’s passionate fan base, Arizona Federal will be working with Phoenix Rising FC to expand the reach of the credit union’s financial education initiatives – with the goal of helping younger consumers build better financial habits that they can carry with them through the rest of their lives. The sponsorship includes participation in youth soccer camps and other charity events.
“Partnering with Phoenix Rising offers us the chance to became more involved in the community, and we’re excited to offer our support to a local team that shares many of the same values we honor as a cooperative,” said Jason Paprocki, chief operating officer and executive vice president at Arizona Federal Credit Union.
“Their current fan base is mainly comprised of younger, tech-savvy consumers,” Paprocki added. “These are members of our community who are graduating with record-breaking student loan balances and are missing important money management skills. We can help them learn those skills.”
“The leaders of Arizona Federal Credit Union have been passionate supporters of Phoenix Rising FC since we launched our inaugural season early this year,” said Phoenix Rising FC Club Governor Berke Bakay….