Reading is More Fun with Friends

On Friday, February 25, 2017, over one hundred students gathered at the Pottstown Middle School to participate in the Pottstown Reading Olympics. Representatives from Diamond CU, including the mascot Chip, were on hand to cheer the students on. Both Chip and the Pottstown Trojan Man were there to support the students. They even got some … Continue Reading

Spreading Holiday Joy to Local Charity Organizations

Holiday traditions are a great way for Diamond employees to blend hard work with fun, like in the funny video at the bottom of this page. But, it’s also a great way to spread joy throughout the community. Diamond employees gave back a lot this season, as individuals, teams, and even swallowing their pride for an … Continue Reading

20 Successful Years with the Reading Health System

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Diamond Credit Union’s partnership with the Reading Health System (RHS). Diamond members enjoyed the festivities at the Diamond branch located inside the G1 building of The Reading Hospital with giveaways and special events throughout the year to commemorate the milestone. In November, a formal luncheon with the executive … Continue Reading

Running for the Health of Berks County

Hundreds of runners gathered in Reading on Sunday, October 16, 2016 for the annual Reading Hospital Road Run, including the first ever Reading Hospital Half Marathon! Why are we Running? The Reading Health System is a household name in Berks County. But, do you know ‘The Friends of the Reading Hospital?’ The Friends are a … Continue Reading

Who Knew Golfing in the Dark Would be a Great Fundraiser?

The Diamond Credit Union Relay Team did! On Thursday, October 20, 2016, Diamond Credit Union held the second Annual Glow Golf Fundraiser at Golden Oaks Golf Club, in Fleetwood, Pa. Over 60 golfers came out for the second annual event which raised over $5,500 for the American Cancer Society Relay For Life. What is Glow … Continue Reading

Local Students Get Real Life Lessons from Diamond CU

One of the core values at Diamond Credit Union is a commitment to giving back to the local community. Promoting financial literacy and preparing students for life after high school is a big part of that commitment. Recently, the Diamond Team had a few opportunities to help local students develop life-long skills. Pottsgrove Reality Fair TriCounty Area … Continue Reading

Designer Bag and Jewelry Bingo for a Cure!

On Sunday, October 2, over 130 people came out to the Grill Fire Company in Reading, Pa. to play bingo for chances to win designer purses and jewelry. The second annual Winner’s Choice Bingo event was held by Diamond Credit Union in support of the American Cancer Society Relay For Life and raised over $3,000 … Continue Reading

James Hufford Retires in Style from Diamond Credit Union

James “Jim” Hufford, Diamond Credit Union Business Services Manager, is retiring after thirty years in the field of commercial lending. Jim joined Diamond in 2011 when the Business Services Department was still relatively new. He is credited with building Diamond’s Small Business portfolio exponentially and providing indispensable guidance and leadership to his staff. For the past … Continue Reading

Helping Boyertown School District Kick Off the Quarter Mile Fundraiser

The Boyertown Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) had a great idea to cut down on the number of fundraisers held throughout the year while still collecting enough money to support the school. The idea was the Quarter-Mile Fundraiser and the goal is to collect quarters throughout the year leading up to a one-mile-long line … Continue Reading

Diamond CU is the Best Bank, Credit Union, & Financial Planning

Thank YOU for voting Diamond Credit Union the top choice in all three financial categories during the 2016 Reading Eagle Readers Choice Awards! We’re so thankful for the support of this amazing community who sees Diamond as a valued alternative to big banks. We see this as a strong indication that we are providing you … Continue Reading

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