In March we were privileged to attend the Governor’s Prayer Breakfast! It was a great opportunity to hear from some of the elected officials of our state, as well as LSU Head Coach, Coach Ed Orgeron.
March Gold Star
We are proud to award our March Gold Star Award Recipient, Dawn Vaughan! Dawn is over Parkway’s Special Education Department. She is known for being someone who goes above and beyond for her students, and for always working behind the scenes. She has made an impact on the lives of students that others may have given up on.
CUNA Government Affairs Conference
In February part of our team spent time in Washington D.C. learning about the special interests, and advocating for Credit Unions just like ours. Every year we send representatives from our credit union to attend the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference, also known as GAC. We are very thankful for opportunities like these to make our voices heard to our country’s decision makers!
Bossier Parish Schools Maintenance Team Luncheon
I don’t know what we love more…Cookie Cake, or the fantastic Maintenance Team from Bossier Parish School Board. In February we had the opportunity to help recognize these MVP’s for their courageous efforts during the aftermath of the tornadoes that devastated Benton Middle School.
February Gold Star
We had the joy of awarding our February Gold Star Recipient Mr. Robert Gallant! Mr. Gallant was nominated by students who had so many kinds words to say about his impact on their lives. We are proud of teachers like Mr. Gallant who go the extra mile to show students that they are important, and can do whatever they put their mind to!
LifeShare Blood Drive
In February we held a blood drive with LifeShare Blood Center. We are so proud of those who came to give the gift of life! As donors left we were sure they got a sweet treat by having Nothing Bundt Cakes available! It was a great day to be a part of the Bossier Federal team.
Bossier Chamber of Commerce 72nd Annual Gala
Bossier Federal had the honor of attending the Bossier Chamber of Commerce 72nd Annual Gala. The Bossier Chamber honored local businesses for their contributions to the economy, and culture of our community. While we were there our very own Jill Valentine was awarded the Bossier Chamber Diplomat of the Year Award. We are proud of Jill, and the business community of Bossier for being so amazing!
Everyday Hero January 2020
Bossier Federal Credit Union announced the first Every Day Hero Award Recipient of 2020 on KTBS 3 News! We were able to honor a young girl named Kaylie Brazzel from Princeton, Louisiana for her bravery in a time of crisis. When Kaylie’s neighbor fell in his front yard from a heart attack, Kaylie called 911 and stayed with him until he was taken to the hospital. Her neighbor fully recovered, and is now doing much better. Congratulations Kaylie!
Instructional Coach Luncheon with Bossier Parish Schools
Bossier FCU got the honor of catering lunch in for the Bossier Parish School Board Instructional Coaches in January. We are so thankful for how these instructional coaches support the Bossier Parish School System, and help impact the administration, staff, and the students in our local school districts.
LSU Game Day at the Branches
Our branches were representing their Tiger Pride at the branches on National Championship Game Day! We are so proud of the LSU Tigers for bringing home the National Championship title!
January Gold Star 2020
We are happy to congratulate Mr. Charles Scott from Plain Dealing High School for being chosen as the January 2020 Gold Star Recipient! Mr. Scott is on the custodial staff at Plain Dealing High School, and brings a positive attitude and smiling face every where he goes on the school campus! Mr. Scott was nominated by the students he cares for every day.
December Gold Star 2019
Congratulations to Teresa Carey of Bossier Elementary School for being the December 2019 Gold Star Award Winner! Teresa is a Cafeteria Manager who is celebrated as a loving and caring part of the Bossier Elementary team! She has served generations of students and teachers alike, always making sure everyone is taken care of. Teresa Carey is a shining example of love to every person who walks through the cafeteria doors.
November Gold Star 2019
Coach Jared Stowell of Benton Middle School was awarded with the November 2019 Gold Star Award! Coach Stowell was nominated by students, parents of students, and fellow teachers for his tireless efforts to make Benton Middle a safe place to be for all students. Coach helped a student with special needs be able to experience his dream to make a touch down at a Benton football game. We are so proud to have people like Coach Stowell molding the students of our community.
October Gold Star 2019
A big congratulations to Ms. Vanessa Bradshaw of Princeton Elementary for being the October 2019 Gold Star Award recipient! Ms. Bradshaw is an amazing help no only to the students of Princeton Elementary, but to the teachers, staff, and parents that walk in the doors every day.
September Gold Star 2019
Congratulations to our Bossier Schools Gold Star Award Winner for September 2019, Mrs. Kathy Ivie, Kindergarten Teacher! She is truly inspirational and has a heart to serve her school and her students! The school presentation was amazing and unique, since we presented at a “House Meeting”! Plus, her family was able to surprise and celebrate with her and present three beautiful bouquets!
Everyday Hero Third Quarter of 2019
Bossier Federal Credit Union announced our third Everyday Hero of 2019 on KTBS 3 News! Our third quarter 2019 Everyday Hero is an inspirational young man from Marshall, Texas. He received a new bicycle and helmet after reaching his reading goal in third grade. Instead of keeping the earned bike, he decided to gift it to a friend. His teachers and principal nominated him for his servant’s heart and caring spirit. Congratulations to Logan J!