On Monday, May 12th, HiTel FCU had announced their Bishop Branch relocation on the 11th floor of the Hawaiian Telephone Company Building. Employees who came to visit the newly opened branch received a special treat – pop-a-licious popcorn! There was a popcorn bar set up, and there were toppings galore from Arare Mochi Crunch and Fruikake to Raisinets and Gummy Bears. Everyone had a blast adding goodies to their popcorn. In addition, members who made any transaction at the teller window received a leather key chain in appreciation of their membership. The branch is strictly for Hawaiian Tel employees as the credit union can serve all their money needs at a convenient location. However, in just a few weeks, the Downtown Walmart Branch will soon be opening on Fort Street to service the public.
The famous Harlem Globetrotters entertained people of all ages at the Neal Blaisdell Center on Saturday, April 26th. It was a day full of pre-game festivities followed by a delightful exhibition game. When the doors first opened, HiTel FCU had a table set up for a drawing to win two side line tickets, and the lucky winners were announced just minutes before the game.
Both our athletic mascots took the court as they were announced as “Honorary Globetrotters Team Captains!” Yoko and Kalea received a certificate of appreciation and had a paparazzi photo shoot with some key members including players, coaches, and their mascot Globbie.
On Saturday, March 22nd our team of eager employees joined with the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Hawaii to kick off an exciting day full of activities and live entertainment at McCully Shopping Center. HiTel FCU set up a booth with their famous spin the wheel passing out a variety of prizes to the community. Other members of the group lined up along Kapiolani and McCully collecting donations by generous donors. The credit union alone had raised over $5,200 prior to the event. We would like to thank everyone who donated both their time and monetary donations to help the children of Hawaii. To view more pictures from the event, check out our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/hitelfcu
HiTel FCU’s Annual Meeting and Dinner will be held on Saturday April 19, 2014 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Coral Ballroom. Tickets will only be sold at the King Street Branch from Friday, February 14th until Friday, March 28th. Members who purchase a full table of ten will get a complimentary Hilton HawaiianVillage parking pass for that evening. The meeting will begin promptly at 5:00pm and dinner to follow at 6:00pm.
Ticket prices are $25 per member and $40 per non-member. All forms will be processed as soon as they are received so don’t wait! Visit our website at hitelfcu.com to print out a form – fax, mail or bring it into any of our branches.
Live entertainment by The Dukes of Surf will surely put a boogie into your step as they take you back to the golden days with a fresh take on a classic sound that is unique for today’s day and time. Visit their website at http://thedukesofsurf.com/ for more information
Mark your calendar and save the date for UCP’s 27th Annual Great Hawaiian Rubber Duckie Race on Saturday, March 22, 2014. HiTel FCU will participate in the pre-race festivities at McCully Shopping Center from 9:00am to 12:30pm. The race will promptly begin at 1:27pm from the Kalakaua Ave. Bridge. There is a $5 donation to Adopt-A-Duck and winners may win a variety of prizes from local sponsors. Hope to see you all there!
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