At Directions Credit Union, we are not only dedicated to improving the lives of our members, but of all those people like you that make our communities strong through education. We are proud to support our teachers, students and school systems as they navigate new ways of working, learning and embracing the day-to-day challenges that come with the coronavirus pandemic.

To show our support, Directions is running a Directions Cares for Classrooms contest. The contest will award three prizes of $10,000 each. To enter, fill out the form on this page before February 28thWinners will be announced on or before March 31st, 2021.

This contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations, including but not limited to laws related to eligibility to receive prizes. The winner must also comply with their employer’s rules, regulations and policies on accepting prizes. Directions Credit Union reserves the right to not award any prize if they feel none of the entries are voted to be worthy. Only staff, faculty, and administrators employed in elementary, middle or high schools in the following counties are eligible: Ashland, Crawford, Fulton, Huron, Knox, Lucas, Richland, Tuscarawas, Wayne, Wood, Monroe (MI), Lenawee (MI)

We are interested in contest entries that will provide an impactful solution to the challenges educators face during the COVID 19 pandemic. Directions Credit Union will select a winner based on the following criteria:

  • Innovation
  • Impact
  • Implementation

To read the full list of rules, please click here.

With any questions or concerns, please contact:

Jenni Paramore, Community Outreach Education Manager CCUFC

Please fill out this form and click "submit" below after you have read the rules and completed each question carefully.


Financial Education Program

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