Celebrating 65 Years
This year, in 2019 Box Elder Credit Union is Celebrating 65 Years in our amazing community! As part of our celebration, we will be doing 65 Acts of Kindness to show our appreciation to our members and to the community that supports us, making these last 65 years possible.
Keep an eye out throughout the year as we sprinkle kindness around. We hope you will join us and remember to be kind each day. If you have a story of kindness to share use the hashtag, #65ActsOfKindness.
#1 Box Elder County Sherrif
We appreciate our sheriff’s department so much! On Law Enforcement Day we wanted to show them we were thinking of them so we brought them some sandwiches and goodies to enjoy.
#2 Brigham Police Department
A big shout out to our men and women in blue. Thank you for all you do! We appreciate you. On Law Enforcement Day we brought the team some lunch.
#3 Tremonton Police Department
Another big shout out to our men and women in blue with the Tremonton’s Police Department. We enjoyed stopping by and providing lunch on Law Enforcement Day. We appreciate all you do!
#4 Garland Police Department
Our Garland Police Officers were all out on patrol when we stopped by, but we left them a big basket of sandwiches and goodies to enjoy when they returned. Thanks for all you do!
#5 Arlie P.
We put together what we call our “basket of sunshine” for one of our favorite people. Thanks for your support throughout the years Arlie! We think you are awesome.
#6 Karrie V.
We surprised Karrie with a “basket of sunshine” and to let her know we are thinking of her.
#7 Charlie S.
We couldn’t pass up the opportunity to spread a little kindness to this wonderful lady. Here is Marise, our Operations Supervisor giving Charlie a “basket of sunshine” from all of us here at Box Elder Credit Union.
#8 Margie M.
Look at these smiles! Isabel and Brooke from our Garland office had a great time spreading kindness by bringing a “basket of sunshine” to our good friend Margie. We love you, Margie!
#9 Janie S.
We love seeing a smile on this pretty lady’s face! Spreading sunshine and kindness is addicting!
#10 Crystal A.
We love this lady, and we knew she could use one of our “baskets of sunshine.”, so we surprised her. Did we all end up with some happy tears in our eyes? Yep!
#11 Dennis Vincent Memorial Run
We are honored to support the First Annual Dennis Vincent Memorial Run. Assistant Police Chief Dennis Vincent served his community with honor, and we are grateful for his service.
#12 Promontory School
We love our schools! Promontory School of Expeditionary Learning is fundraising for their Sensory Garden and Rope Course. How fun does that sound? So Fun!
#13 Bear River Baseball
Lets Play Ball! We are proud to support the Bear River High School Baseball Team and wish them a GREAT season!
#14 Senior Center Meals on Wheels
We are proud to support and sponsor the BINGO Fundraiser for the Brigham City Senior Center’s Meals On Wheels this year and in years past.
#15 Ryan and Sue G.
Your courage and strength inspire us, and we wanted you to know you aren’t just a member to us, but family. Presenting this “Sunshine Basket” to you was the highlight of our week!
#16 Sharon C.
Our Brigham City Tellers, Cindy, and Laura took a little field trip to surprise one of our members with a “Basket of Sunshine,” to let her know we love her and think she is awesome! We love these kinds of field trips!
#17 Marlene B.
This little lady is a ray of sunshine, so it was so much fun giving her a “Basket of Sunshine,” to let her know that we love and appreciate her! Spreading kindness every day. It can’t get better than this!
#18 Peggy G.
Sprinkling kindness to those around us each day is something we cherish here at Box Elder Credit Union. Enjoy your “Sunshine Basket” Peggy!
#19 Dennis U.
The “Sunshine Basket” strikes again! We loved putting a smile on Dennis’s face. And since he is such a thoughtful person himself, he delivered a “Thank You” card to us personally the very next day! Thanks for being so sweet Dennis.
#20 Box Elder County Children’s Justice Center
Our “Kindness Team” stocked up the Children’s Justice Center with snacks and soft, cuddly new stuffed animals and blankets to provide comfort to the children who visit the center. We appreciate everything the Children’s Justice Center does for our community.
#21 Bear River High School Softball
We are fans of our high school teams, and Bear River High School Softball team is no exception. What a great bunch of young women! Whether we are watching them on the field and cheering from the stands or we are providing the team with financial support, we will always be there.
We provide free shredding to our members and the community twice a year to help keep everyone’s identities safe through shredding. Here we are shredding it up and keeping our community safe!
#23 Box Elder Family Support Center
We were excited to give the Box Elder Family Support Center our 2019 Community Giver Award along with a check for $1000 to support them with all the good they do for families in our community.
#24 Community Easter Egg Hunts
Spring is here and with it comes baby animals, flowers blooming, and Easter egg hunts! The credit union enjoys being a sponsor for both the Brigham City & Tremonton community Easter Egg Hunts.
#25 Alberta W
A Sunshine Basket for one of our dearest friends. We consider her family, and it was an honor and pleasure to brighten her day.
#26 Blood Drive 1 & 2
Box Elder Credit Union partners with the American Red Cross and hosts several blood drives throughout the year. Blood has a short shelf life, so by giving blood consistently, you give the precious gift of life. We hosted our first two blood drives in February and April.
#27 New Hope Crisis Center
Our “Kindness Team” stocked up the New Hope Crisis Center with some food, toiletries, and hygiene products. Thanks for serving our community for 30 years! How can you help the crisis center? Click Here
#29 Sam B.
Our “Kindness Crew” has been out, around town surprising people with some gift cards. We hope you enjoy your Fiiz Gift Card, Sam! Have a great day!
#30 Jerald J. & Roxanna T.
Our “Kindness Crew” has been out, around town surprising people with some gift cards. We hope you enjoy your Maddox Gift Card! Have a great day!
#31 Bear River Golf
Bear River High School has an awesome girls golf team, and it was so much fun supporting them and spreading some kindness their way! Go Bears!
#32 Buckin for Bucks
We are super excited to support Buckin’ for Bucks. Did you know it’s the biggest event of its kind in the Western US? Right here in our own backyard.
#33 Sylvia & Phil F.
Our “Kindness Crew” has been out, around town surprising people with some gift cards. Random acts of kindness come easily for the Kindness Crew. We hope we brightened your day, Sylvia & Phil!
#34 Taylor M.
Our “Kindness Crew” has been out, around town surprising people with some gift cards. Random acts of kindness come easily for the Kindness Crew. We hope we brightened your day, Taylor!
#35 Adrian & Michelle M.
A member of our “Kindness Crew” was out taking a walk and she surprised Adrian and Michelle with a gift card. Random acts of kindness come easily for the Kindness Crew. We hope we brightened your day!
#36 & #37 Mike S. & Ronald G.
We appreciate the men and women who unload our cars at Deseret Industries! One of our Kindness Crew surprised Mike and Ronald with gift cards recently. They had helped her, and she wanted to spread some kindness their way. Thanks, guys!
#38 Ruth H.
One of our Kindness Crew caught Ruth at Box Elder County Women In Business and surprised her with a gift card to Fiiz. One of the best parts of spreading kindness is the smiles we see on people’s faces.
#39 Madson Foundation – Suicide Prevention
It was an honor and a pleasure to give to the Madson Foundation for the Community Suicide Prevention event, which is planned to take place in the fall and be presented by Collin Kartchner.
#40 Little Valley Days Car Show
Supporting our community is important to us. It was fun to donate some items for those participating in Mantua’s Little Valley Days Car Show.
#41 Brandon T.
One of our Kindness Crew spotted this Dad while shopping and surprised him with a gift card to Maddox. Maybe someone will spot you next!
#42 Traveling Family
Our CEO surprised this American Fork Family passing through Brigham City on their way to Idaho for a family reunion with some drinks. Hopefully, the cold drinks helped this mom and dad from being asked too many times, “Are we there yet?”
#43 Becky Y.
One of our Kindness Crew surprised Becky with a gift card to Buzzbru. Becky is a super sweet lady who dedicates her time to help with the Festival of Trees each year, which benefits Primary Children’s Hospital.
#44 Tanya & Family
One of our Kindness Crew caught Tanya and her kids while they were headed into the grocery store. They were shy about getting their picture taken, but they were pleasantly surprised to receive a gift card to Peach City!
#45 Shayna C. and Family
The Kindness Crew caught this adorable family playing at the park and enjoying the beautiful day. We hope they enjoy their $20 gift card to Peach City.
#46 Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
We are proud to support our local chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation with a donation that will help replant habitat in the areas burnt from wildfires in Box Elder County for wildlife to enjoy again.
#47 Megan N.
Our Kindness Crew strikes again! We surprised Megan with a gift card, and by the smile on her face, you can tell it went over well.
#48 Jon M.
The Kindness Crew has been up on the north side of the county where we surprised Jon with a gift card. We have an awesome Kindness Crew who likes to get out there and sprinkle kindness throughout our community.
#49 Letti T.
Our Kindness Crew spotted Letti and her son at the park and surprised them with a gift card to Buzz Brew!
#50 Jami H.
Jami and her son were enjoying a cool evening air at the park when our Kindness Crew surprised them with a gift card to Fizz.
#51 Crystal P. and #52 Charlotte C.
Our kindness crew caught Charlotte and Crystal on their nightly run and surprised them with a couple of gift cards to Fizz. With this hot weather we’ve had, it will be a refreshing treat!
#53 Discovery Elementary
Box Elder Credit Union gave Discovery Elementary PTA 2 Lagoon tickets to help raise money during their Autumn Carnival. Our beginnings were connected to education, and we continue to support our local schools.
#54 Habitat for Humanity
Box Elder Credit Union supports and gives to Habitat for Humanity Northern Utah because we would like to see everyone in our community have a safe and secure place to call home.
#55 Friends of the Fair
We support our youth who show and sell their animals at the Box Elder County Fair. Every year we donate to Friends of the Fair so all of the youth participating can benefit from our donation.
#56 Peach Days
We are a proud sponsor of our communities annual Peach Days celebration. We have donated to Peach Days every year and enjoy supporting and being a part of this fun event.
#57 – Peach Queen Scholarship Pageant
We love giving and supporting the young ladies who participate in the Peach Queen Scholarship Pageant. This year we had the honor of sponsoring an amazing young women, Miss McKenzie Bierer!
#58 BR Valley Scholarship Pageant
We are proud to support the Bear River Valley Scholarship Pageant and the young intelligent and talented women who compete for this scholarship.
#59 Pregnancy Care Center
We are happy to sponsor and donate to to Brigham City Pregnancy Care Center and their 6th Annual Bingo Night Fundraiser. We appreciate all they do in our community!
#60 – New Hope Crisis Center
This year we get to support the New Hope Crisis Center in their annual Reindeer Games event. This fundraiser helps our community by providing programs and assistance to those in need.
Box Elder Credit Union truly believes in being community-minded. Through the last 65 years, we’ve been dedicated to giving back to our community through a wide variety of sponsorships and educational programs.
Our whole staff enjoys that we are people helping people. And very often we prefer not to toot our own horn when it comes to spreading kindness. But this year, you will be hearing about our #65ActsofKindness because we hope you will join us by spreading kindness and remember to be kind. We all have a story, and we could all use a little more kindness in our days. So join us. Share your stories about kindness with us and use the hashtag #65ActsofKindness.