4th Quarter Member Newsletter

    Sep 29, 2015

    ORNL FCU Announces B.A. Candler Scholarship Award Recipients

    Aug 12, 2015

    Free Community Shred Day

    Jul 28, 2015

    2015 Feast with the Beasts

    Jul 7, 2015

    ORNL Federal Credit Union is proud to continue its presenting sponsorship of the Knoxville Zoo’s Feast with the Beasts. The event is one of the Zoo’s biggest fundraisers and money raised goes to help feed and care for the animals they keep. This is an adult event that gives guests the opportunity to sample some of Knoxville’s finest restaurants while enjoying live bands on three different stages.

    All ORNL FCU branches will be selling discounted tickets to this year’s event being held on Saturday, August 15th. ORNL FCU branches will be selling tickets through August 15th or until their ticket supply is depleted.

    ORNL FCU Branch Ticket Price Breakdown:

    • Regular Ticket Price - $65
    • ORNL FCU Member (purchased by August 15th) - $60
    • Knoxville Zoo Member (purchased by August 15th) - $60
    • Buy 9 tickets and get the 10th one free - $585

    Additional Details:

    • Regular ticket price is $65. ORNL FCU members and Zoo member receive $5 off for a ticket price of $60. Member must show proof of either membership and it should be recorded properly on the log.
    • Only ONE discount applies per ticket, meaning only one $5 off discount, even if both an ORNL FCU member and Zoo member.
    • Ticket prices go up to $70 the day of the event, so buy early!
    • Sales conclude at close of business on Saturday, August 15th.
    • Attendees to the event MUST be 21 or older and BRING ID.

    Brand Ambassador Program

    Jul 1, 2015

    We are all owners. And we all want to be part of a healthy, thriving Credit Union. As passionate supporters of the credit union movement and philosophy, ORNL FCU members such as you are essential to the long-term prosperity of all credit unions. That’s why ORNL FCU empowers members to tell their stories and share with others why they are a member of ORNL FCU.

    The Brand Ambassador Program is a network of ORNL FCU members who are passionate about ORNL FCU, our community, and the credit union movement. Brand Ambassadors share the advantages of credit union membership with their family, friends, neighbors, co-workers, etc. while helping ORNL FCU better understand the financial needs of members and the community.

    We want to hear from you!

    If you want to be an advocate for ORNL FCU and its future, apply for ORNL FCU's Brand Ambassador Program. Your ideas will make a significant impact on the future growth of ORNL FCU and your efforts will benefit all members of ORNL FCU.  Click here for more information.

    3rd Quarter Member Newsletter

    Jun 29, 2015

    Nominations Sought for Board of Directors

    Jun 18, 2015

    There are three positions on the Board of Directors to be filled in 2016, each of which is for a three year term. In order to be considered for nomination, a Qualified Member must return a signed and completed Credit Union Volunteer Application by hand delivery or by mail no later than August 7, 2015. Applications may be obtained by contacting Ashley Pegram at either (865) 425-2700 or apegram@ornlfcu.com.

    Ashley Pegram, Executive Coordinator
    221 S. Rutgers Avenue
    P.O. Box 365
    Oak Ridge, TN 37831-0365

    The appointed Nominating Committee, chaired by Leigha Edwards, will select the nominees from the Applications and provide those names to the Secretary of the Board no later than August 21, 2015.

    After the Nominating Committee has made its selections, an opportunity will also be available for Qualified Members to seek nomination to the Board of Directors by petition. Information about the nomination by petition process will be provided at a later date.

    If there are more than three candidates selected for the three available positions, an election will be held prior to the Annual Meeting. Information about the election will also be provided at a later date. Election results will be announced at the 68th Annual Meeting of the Members on March 3, 2016.


    Free Home Buying Seminar

    May 29, 2015

    Click here to register and learn more about our free home buying seminar to be held at our Lenoir City branch on Tuesday, June 23rd from 6:00pm - 7:30pm. 


    Adopt your Duck at any ORNL FCU Branch today!

    May 19, 2015

    Quack, quack! It’s that time of year again! ORNL Federal Credit Union is the official credit union sponsor of the Boys & Girls Club of the Tennessee Valley Duck Race, being held on Saturday, July 4th at World’s Fair Park. You can adopt your duck at any of ORNL FCU’s 32 convenient branch locations through Friday, July 3rd.

    Proceeds from the duck adoptions go to provide educational, vocational, and character development opportunities for area youth. ORNL FCU is proud to support the Boys & Girls Club in their efforts to enable young people to reach their full potential as productive, caring, and responsible citizens.


    $5 = 1 adoption/duck in the race!

    $10 = 2 adoptions/ducks in the race and a choice of a souvenir duck (any size, but only ONE)

    $20 = 4 adoptions/ducks in the race and a t-shirt


    Grand Prize- $10,000 cash

    1st - $5,000 cash

    2nd- 2,500.00 Pilot Gas Card

    3rd- $ Cub Cadet 42’ Lawn Tractor


    Free Community Shred Day

    May 4, 2015