Strengthening our communities and improving the lives of our members.


Sponsorship Requests

UICCU is proud to sponsor many of the events and programs in the communities we serve. Our allocations committee meets monthly to evaluate the applications and determines funding based on eligibility and compliance within our donation guidelines. UICCU is unable to grant all application requests, but will certainly favor those that affect the good of our membership and the community. To make a request please submit a donation application.




2018 UICCU Give & Grow
Scholarship Recipients

University of Iowa Community Credit Union is proud to announce the recipients of the 2018 UICCU Give & Grow Scholarship Program. The program emphasizes the importance of giving back to our communities through volunteer hours and contributions to charities. UICCU has awarded a $1,000 college scholarship to each of six recipients. In addition, UICCU will donate $1,000 to the charity of the scholarship winner’s choice.

Congratulations to the 2018 recipients!

Abby L. 2018 Give & Grow Scholarship Recipient.
  • Abby Laures
  • High School: Cedar Falls High School,
    Cedar Falls 
  • Parents: Stephanie & Tom Laures
  • Charity: Family and Children’s Council
  • College: University of Iowa, Iowa City
Amanda B. 2018 Give & Grow Scholarship Recipient.
  • Amanda Barrett
  • High School: Kennedy High School,
    Cedar Rapids
  • Parents: Ed Barrett & Cathy Koebrick
  • Charity: Alzheimer’s Association
  • College: University of Iowa, Iowa City
Danica N. 2018 Give & Grow Scholarship Recipient.
  • Danica Nolton
  • High School: Grinnell Community
    Senior High School, Grinnell
  • Parents: Brian & Vicki Nolton
  • Charity: Children’s Cancer Connection
  • College: Luther College, Decorah
Ethan T. 2018 Give & Grow Scholarship Recipient.
  • Ethan Trepka
  • High School: West High School,
    Iowa City
  • Parents: Lori Enloe & Jim Trepka
  • Charity: World Wildlife Fund
  • College: Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Gwendolyn M. 2018 Give & Grow Scholarship Recipient.
  • Gwendolyn Miner
  • High School: Johnston High School,
    Johnston
  • Parents: Rod & Jyll Miner
  • Charity: Best Buddies – Johnson High School Chapter
  • College: University of Iowa, Iowa City
Kendal N. 2018 Give & Grow Scholarship Recipient.
  • Kendal Newman
  • High School: North Scott High School,
    Eldridge
  • Parents: Jayson & Joleen Newman
  • Charity: Make-a-Wish Iowa Foundation
  • College: University of Iowa, Iowa City

Statement of Commitment

At the University of Iowa Community Credit Union, members come first. We promise to offer honest and equitable financial products and services to every member, every time. We promise to treat every member with respect and dignity. We promise to strive to be a trusted financial adviser that our members can count on to assist them with achieving their financial dreams. We encourage you to learn more by downloading our Statement of Commitment.



Investment in our Community

UICCU employees volunteer countless hours every year in events throughout our communities. See our 2017 Community Involvement Review for more details. You can also visit our Facebook page for daily posts on UICCU sponsored events as well as updates on our involvement in the communities we serve.



Giving Back

Thank you for your membership. Your support allows us to give back to our communities. See our fact sheet to learn more. 



Outstanding Student of the Arts 

UICCU is proud to recognize Jonah Childs and Cy Wilson as this month's Outstanding Student of the Arts for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to West High School and Tate High School and award Jonah and Cy with a $250 scholarship. Review the ad below for a list of their accomplishments. 



May 2018

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • US Bank Show, 2017
  • Work selected for 2018-19 Educational Service Center Show
  • 2018 Hancher Show
Jonah Childs - Outstanding Student of the Arts May 2018.

Jonah Childs
Liberty High School
Class of 2018

The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Liberty High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

Cy Wilson has earned the admiration of all of us here at Tate. He is highly dedicated to his art work. His sense for composition, attention to detail and precision are stunning. Cy works with Charcoal and when he paints, he chooses a variety of canvases including skateboards, clothes, shoes or skin. Cy is aspiring to become a tattoo artist.

Cy Wilson - Outstanding Student of the Arts May 2018.

Cy Wilson
Tate High School
Class of 2018

The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Tate High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.



April 2018

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Participated in every West High main stage show and played a vital role both on and off the stage.
  • Dance Captain
  • Choreographer of original pieces for West High musicals.
  • West High set crew member
  • West High singer, dancer and actor
Joseph Verry - Outstanding Student of the Arts April 2018.

Joseph Verry
West High School
Class of 2018

The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to West High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.



March 2018

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Ensemble Large Group Speech All state Participant
  • Musical Theater Large Group Speech All State Participant
  • Multiple leading roles in various Regina musicals and plays including
    • Ryan Evans in High School Musical
    • Lord Illingworth in A Woman of No Importance
Andrew Thomsen  - Outstanding Student of the Arts March 2018.

Andrew Thomsen
Regina High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Regina High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp for two years. First chair in the top band for both years.
  • Member of the City High Wind Ensemble for 4 years.
  • Member of the City High jazz bands for 4 years
  • Member of the City High Marching Band for 4 years
  • Member of the City High Pep Band for 4 years
  • Member of the City High Symphony Orchestra for 4 years
  • Selected to participate in the Iowa All-State Music festival
  • Selected to participate in the University of Iowa Honor Band
  • Selected to participate in the SEIBA Honor Band
Caroline McReynolds  - Outstanding Student of the Arts March 2018.

Caroline McReynolds
City High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to City High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.



February 2018

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Band:
    • Honor Band (9-12)
    • Represented Iowa in Iowa Ambassadors of Music (10)
    • Section Leader (10-12)

  • Choir:
    • Honor Choir (9-10)

  • Speech:
    • All –State Individual Improv Performer (11)
    • State Large Group (10-11)
    • State Individual (9,11)
Nathan Butler  - Outstanding Student of the Arts Feb 2018.

Nathan Butler
Highland High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Highland High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Part of three drumlines
  • Captain of two drumlines
  • Lead in two Liberty High School plays
  • Drummer of an Illinois State Winning Jazz Band
  • Drummer for the first Liberty High School Show Choir
  • Captain of the first Liberty High School Drumline
Nathan Ward - Outstanding Student of the Arts Feb 2018.

Nathan Ward
Liberty High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Liberty High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.

January 2018

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • 4 Year All-Stater (trumpet) in the Iowa All State Band
  • Trumpet soloist at the Iowa All-State Band
  • 2-time ISU Honor Band participant
  • SEIBA Honor Band participant (French Horn)
  • Principal trumpet in the West High Wind Ensemble
  • Lead trumpet in the West High Jazz Ensemble
  • Trumpet player in the West High Symphonic Orchestra, Pit Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra
  • Trumpet play in the Ottumwa Symphony Orchestra
  • Raised $10,000 for the Iowa City Music Auxiliary through self-created fundraising program called Music Playathon
Junhee Lee - Outstanding Student of the Arts January 2018

Junhee Lee
West High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to West High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Best of Show 2016 Southeast Iowa Superconference Juried Art Show
  • Solo for Touring Choir
  • Solo for Mennonite Schools Counsel Choir Fest 2017
  • On Cast for Anne of Green Gables
  • On Case in Spring Children’s Dramas
  • Participated in the SEISC Art Workshops
Monet Slabach - Outstanding Student of the Arts January 2018

Monet Slabach
Iowa Mennonite School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Iowa Mennonite School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.



December 2017

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • ICCSD Band Program, August 2010- May 2017
  • City High Drumline and Marching Band, August 2014-May 2017
  • City High Speech, August 2012- present
  • Individual Speech, 2012-2014, won 1st place (2014) Individual Speech Duo Interpretation
  • Large-Group Speech, 2013-present
  • City High Show Choir, August 2013- present
  • Select Women’s Ensemble, August 2014- present
  • Leader of SWE 2017-2018 elected by previous leader and director
  • City High Ambassadors, May 2017- present
  • City High Spring Musicals,
  • Mary Poppins (Ms. Lark), February 2015- April 2015
  • Grease (Ensemble), February 2016- April 2016
  • Guys and Dolls (Maybell), January 2017- April 2017
  • City High Fall Play,
  • To Kill A Mockingbird (Scout Finch), August 2016- November 2016
  • Charlotte’s Web (Narrator #1), August 2017-November 2016
Keaton Scandrett - Outstanding Student of the Arts December 2017.

Keaton Scandrett
City High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to City High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.



November 2017

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • 2-time member of Iowa All-State Choir
  • 3-time member of Iowa State University Honor Choir
  • Ensembles/Activities include: Concert Band (clarinet and drum major), Jazz Band (Bass), Bella Voce (auditioned choir), Treble Clef Choir, state champion jazz choir, solo/ensemble, lead/principle roles in “Annie”, “Little Mermaid”, “James and the Giant Peach”, and “Little Women”
Faye Duster - Outstanding Student of the Arts November 2017.

Faye Duster
Solon High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Solon High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Orchestra Solo and Ensemble participant 2017 Score I
  • First Chair Viola, 2013 - present
  • RVC Honor Band, 2013, 2015, 2016
  • First Chair Trumpet, 2015 - present
  • First Chair Horn 2012-2014
  • Speech All State Large Group Musical Theater 2016
  • Individual Musical Theater 2017
  • Madrigal Choir and RVC Honor Choir 2016 & 2017
  • Drama - Lead set designer - 5 productions
  • Performer - 13 productions at Regina & in the community
  • Visual Art - AP 2-D Art
  • Plays trumpet, mellophone, F Horn, Violin, Viola, Bugle, Guitar (acoustic & electric) and ukulele
Carolina Icardi - Outstanding Student of the Arts November 2017.

Carolina Icardi
Regina High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to Regina High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.



October 2017

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Marching Band Drum Major
  • SEIBA Honor Band Member
  • Multiple time RVC Honor Band Member
  • Trumpet Section Leader
  • Outstanding Soloist Award
  • Lead Role in School Play
  • Founder of – “Hannahs’ Musical Hope” non-profit organization to provide instruments to students who cannot afford them.
Hannah Kerchner - Outstanding Student of the Arts Oct 2017

Hannah Kerchner
West Branch School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to West Branch School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

About Madison

  • Madison is a new addition to the West High School AP arts program. She is a talented artist who is an essential part of their program. She is respected by both teachers and her peers.
Madison Molina - Outstanding Student of the Arts Oct 2017

Madison Molina
West High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to West High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.



September 2017

Outstanding
Student
of the Arts

Accomplishments:

  • Member of the City High Wind Ensemble for 4 years (principal chair for 2 years)
  • Member of the City High Drum Line for 3 years (drum line captain for 2 years)
  • Member of the City High Jazz ensemble for 3 years
  • Member of the City High Symphony Orchestra for 2 years
  • Member of the show choir combo for 2 years
  • Member of the pit orchestra for the musical for 3 years (directed pit for 2 shows)
  • Member of the City High Jazz Co0mbo for 3 years
  • Iowa All-State Orchestra pianist in 2016
  • First alternate (piano) to the Iowa All-State Jazz Band
  • Attended the Birch Creek Jazz Program in Door County, WI for 2 years (jazz piano)
Levi Pugh - Outstanding Student of the Arts September 2017

Levi Pugh
City High School
Class of 2018

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The UICCU is proud to recognize and honor students selected by the faculty of area high schools for excellence in debate, music, drama or studio arts. UICCU will donate $400 to City High School and award the student with a $250 scholarship. This is our way of recognizing today’s youth and tomorrow’s leaders.