Blog Posts - Baptist Health South Florida FCU

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Monday, 29 September 2014 08:41

2014 Credit Union of the Year

Baptist Health staffBaptist Health South Florida FCU was awarded the 2014 Credit Union of the Year in the up to $100 million in assets category by The League of Southeastern Credit Unions. 

The award was presented, during the Southeast Credit Union Conference and Expo (SCUCE) in Orlando.


From Left: Blanca Lobato, SVP Lending; Michael Raley, President/CEO; Alex Aspuru, VP Operations

Sunday, 07 September 2014 13:47

iPad Winner

iPad WinnerThe Credit Union sponsored and iPad drawing with Community Newspaper and Danny Berry's Diamond Backs Baseball to expand social media awareness for the youth baseball program.  Mr. Raley, President/CEO, presented the winner with the iPad.


Sunday, 07 September 2014 13:44

Habitat for Humanity

habitat-2014The Credit Union teamed up with Habitat for Humanity and First Equity Mortgage Bankers Inc. (FEMBI) to provide a family with a new home and a new washer and dryer. 


Monday, 14 July 2014 11:49

DVD Player Winner

dvdwinnerDuclos Phillip, a Credit Union member and a Baptist Health employee, won a DVD player for using a shared branch facility last fall. His name was randomly drawn from all of our members who used a Shared Branch facility last fall.


The prize was provided by Florida Credit Union Shared Services, Inc.

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:48


imag0651Congratulations To Michael Raley President/CEO!


Baptist Health South Florida FCU was selected as one of the " Top Credit Unions" by South Florida Business Journal which is quite a honor. The Board of Directors presented Mr. Raley with a award on behalf of the Board, Management and Staff. Thank you for all your hard work and contributions in making Baptist Health South Florida FCU a successful credit union.

From Left: Philipp N. Ludwig (BHSFFCU Board Chairman), Michael H. Raley (President / CEO)

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:48

9000th Member

cimg1521Josette Elyse'e was honored as the 9000th member!


She had this to say. "Thank you to everyone for the warm greetings and presentation that took place at the Credit Union (Baptist Branch)...this is a great establishment and you take pride in the services that you provide to the employees and their family members. After today's presentation, being here for only 5 weeks, I now know that I have no regrets in working here.

From Left: Blanca Lobato (VP/COO), Hugh Gallagher (Vice Chairman of the Board), Josette Elyse'e (New Member), Martha Garcia (Board Member), Lalita Bhagwandeen (Baptist Branch Manager)

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:47

2011 Outstanding Service Awards

emp20recognition20blogDiana Almeida (Head Teller / MSR) was recognized by the Credit Union and the League of Southeastern Credit Unions for her outstanding service and dedication. She has been with the Credit Union for over 5 years. She is very energetic, willing to help others and a pleasure to work with. She is number one in sales and sets a very high standard for others to try and beat. This has earned her the nickname, "Queen of Sales".


Lillian Lamas-Valdes (Assistant Vice President) was also recognized by the League for her outstanding service and dedication. Over the past 4 years, Lili has proven to be self-motivated, highly organized and prideful of her work. She is an asset to the Credit Union and sets an example for others employee to folow.

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:46

20 Years of Credit Union Service

blancaBlanca Lobato, Vice President / Chief Operations Officer, recently celebrated 20 years of dedicated and outstanding service to this Credit Union.


Thank you Blanca for the love and dedication you have shown for the members, volunteers and staff of Baptist Health South Florida Federal Credit Union.

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:13

2011 Corporate Run

corprun1The Credit Union participated in the 2011 Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run with our sponsor, Baptist Health South Florida. It was a day full of fun and fitness. 


From left to right: Diana Almeida (Head Teller/MSR), Lalita Bhagwandeen (Branch Manager), Kelvin Alvarez (MSR), Kathie Kinkaid (Branch Manager), Ernesto Mancebo(MSR), Alex Aspuru (VP/CIO), Lourdes Prieto (Branch Manager)

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:04

Congratulations to the HDTV Winner!

tv-winnerEva Joseph from Homestead Hospital won a 2011 SONY 40" HDTV. Her name was randomly drawn from over 1,300 members who had signed up to receive e-Statements from the Credit Union.


From Left: Susie Garcia (Assistant Branch Manager), Eva Joseph (CU Member), Kathie Kinkiad (Homestead Branch Manager)

Monday, 14 July 2014 10:54

WKBH Employee Orientations

orientation blogThe Credit Union attended 7 employee orientations between March and April 2011, especially to welcome the many new employees for West Kendall Baptist Hospital. We are pleased to welcome them and make them aware of all the wonderful products and services the Credit Union has to offer.