Nominate a Hometown Hero

Nominate a local hero!

United Financial Credit Union wants to recognize and celebrate our Hometown Heroes, those who have prevented life-threatening situations from occurring, come to the aid of another or contributed to the safety, security, and resiliency of our community/country. Someone who goes above and beyond the call of duty.

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. United Financial Credit Union will select one hero each month to celebrate.


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.