Nominate a Hometown Hero

Nominate a local hero!

Do you know someone that goes above and beyond to make your community better? If you know someone who you feel is a Hometown Hero, please submit a nomination on our website. United Financial Credit Union wants to recognize and celebrate our Hometown Heroes, those who have come to the aid of another or contributed to the safety, security, and resiliency of our community/country.

Community Safety and Security

The nominee must be a professional or volunteer serving as a law enforcement official, fire fighter, first responder, 911 Dispatcher or in the medical/healthcare field. The nominee exhibited heroism in his or her response to an emergency, on or off-duty, or is involved in an ongoing activity in which a commitment is made to the safety, security, and resiliency of the community through acts of courage in an identified need.


The nominee is a member or veteran of the Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, or National Guard who has exhibited heroism in their response to an emergency situation on or off duty.


If you know someone who you feel is a Hometown Hero, please submit a nomination.

Nominate a local hero

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Rules & Regulations:
Persons nominating Hometown Heroes (“Nominators”) as well as the Nominees themselves must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and currently residing in  the lower peninsula of Michigan. Nominators and Nominees grant United Financial Credit Union the use of their names and likenesses for publicity and commercial purposes. One (1) winner will be selected each month. United Financial Credit Union reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any reason. All taxes and any other incidental expenses on prizes are the sole responsibility of each winner. United Financial Credit Union reserves the right to change or terminate this contest at any time.