Overseas

Andrews Federal Expands its Borders in Europe with New Hainerberg Branch

Andrews Federal Credit Union recently opened its newest branch location in Hainerberg, Germany on April 17.

Located near the Hainerberg Housing Area just outside the city of Wiesbaden, the branch is within the confines of the Community Bank; a new approach within the Military Banking system. It will feature traditional retail banking, as well as hi-tech solutions to cater to the needs of the diverse member demographic in the surrounding region.

Andrews Federal Supports Tri-Border Volunteer Recognition Ceremony

Andrews Federal Credit Union recently supported the 5th annual Tri-Border Volunteer Recognition Ceremony at the USAG Schinnen Community Activity Center on Tuesday, April 14.

At this joint ceremony, volunteers from the Tri-Border community including NATO Geilenkirchen Air Base, USAG Benelux-Schinnen and JFC Brunssum were recognized.

Andrews Federal Credit Union Sponsors Air Force Awards Banquet

Andrews Federal Credit Union sponsored the 2014 Air Force Awards Banquet, held at the S.H.A.P.E. Club, in SHAPE, Belgium. 

The event honors Airmen within the U.S. Air Force in Belgium, for their accomplishments in 2014. Several Junior Airmen, Non-Commissioned Officers and Captains received recognition for their hard work in 2014. 

Andrews Federal to Sponsor USAG Benelux Brussels Tri-Border Intramural Basketball Tournament

Andrews Federal Credit Union sponsored the USAG Benelux Tri-Border team from Schinnen, JFC Brunssum and Geilenkirchen Air Base for the USAG Benelux Brussels Tri-Border Intramural Basketball Tournament.

The tournament supports and promotes sports and recreation throughout the US military Benelux and Tri-Border communities.

International Basketball Tournament at S.H.A.P.E.

Andrews Federal Credit Union recently sponsored the Annual International Basketball Tournament. This year, nine teams competed for the championship, including: Canada, USA, Lithuania, Latvia, France, Italy, Belgium, Great Britain, and Kuwait.

Summer Block Party for Tri-Border Community

Andrews Federal Credit Union and US Army Morale, Welfare, Recreation (MWR) sponsored a FREE Summer Block Party for all Tri-Border community members in collaboration with Safety Stand Down Day.

Guests enjoyed a high wire show by Geschwister Weisheit, live music and award-winning BBQ.

U.S. Army Ball at S.H.A.P.E.

Andrews Federal Credit Union sponsored the annual U.S. Army Ball, held at the SHAPE Club, in S.H.A.P.E., Belgium. 

The evening was more than an opportunity for service members to dress up and enjoy some great music, dancing, and amazing food, it was also meant to be a time of reflection on the theme of choice, “70 Years in Europe since World War II.” 

17th Annual SHAPE Fest

Andrews Federal Credit Union participated in the 17th Annual SHAPE Fest, held on S.H.A.P.E., located outside of Mons, Belgium. 

SHAPE Fest is an annual event, designed to support the orientation of newcomers, augment installation command and community information programs, and generate camaraderie among staff and family members.

Volvo VIP Event

Andrews Federal Credit Union’s Kym Shutley, Brussels Branch Manager  and Josh Barrett, Chievres Branch Manager , were invited guests for the Volvo VIP Evening at Egmont Palace in Brussels, Belgium.

The event celebrated the 50th anniversary of Volvo Car Ghent, as well as debuted the new Volvo XC-90; marking a new chapter in the history of Volvo. 

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 5K Walk/Run

Andrews Federal Credit Union sponsored the Schinnen Community Domestic Violence Awareness Month 5K Walk/Run. They provided educational materials regarding financial rights and responsibilities to military and civilian personnel, as well as their dependents

The event was an initiative by the USAG Benelux Schinnen ACS Department to educate military personnel against Economic/Financial Abuse.

Five Days of Christmas

Andrews Federal Credit Union, in partnership with MWR and AFN Benelux, served as a sponsor for the Five Days of Christmas. 

Each day, the Armed Forces Radio (AFN) host would read a question on the radio, and the first caller with the correct answer would be the winner for that day. A total of five winners each won a $40 Visa® gift card donated by Andrews Federal Credit Union.

Stars & Stripes Reader's Choice Award

Andrews Federal Credit Union received the Stars & Stripes Reader’s Choice Award. The independent news outlet surveyed readers in at least 60 business categories to select their favorite service providers. With more than 5,000 entries received, Andrews Federal Credit Union was chosen as the top financial institution hands down.