First Credit Union (FCU) has been named one of the 2015 Best Credit Unions to Work For. Credit Union Journal has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify companies that have excelled in creating quality workplaces for employees.

This survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best credit unions. The list is made up of 45 credit unions. The full Best Credit Unions to Work For list was featured in the September issue of Credit Union Journal and is available online at

Among the comments included in the survey, employees noted several highlights including:

  • Promote employees from within the credit union
  • Exceptional benefits
  • Annual wellness event on-site
  • University of First Credit Union
  • Employee appreciation day
  • Cafe-like employee break room that includes quiet areas, flat screen TVs

“We are honored to be named to the list of the Best Credit Unions to Work For,” said Jay Curtis, President and CEO of First Credit Union. “Our employees go above and beyond to serve our members every day, and it’s only right to treat them well. Being recognized for it is an added bonus.”