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News and Press Releases

  • 3/20/24 – Arizona Financial Local Causes grant helps combat food insecurity at Mesa Public Schools (Mesa Independent)
  • 3/17/24 – Arizona Financial Local Causes helps feed Mesa kids (Mesa Tribune)
  • 2/23/24 – Arizona Financial highlighted for our Local Causes grants program (AZCentral)
  • 2/20/24 – Arizona Financial establishes the Kelvin Smith Small Business Grant in partnership with Local First Arizona in memory of late Board member (Arizona Digital Free Press)

  • 2/9/24 – Mohammed Ahmad, Arizona Financial AVP of Business Banking, shares simple strategies for small businesses to safeguard capital and support growth (In Business Magazine)

  • 12/5/23 – Arizona Financial highlighted for Local Causes program (Daily Independent)
  • 10/26/23 - Arizona Financial highlighted for $200 Free Checking Account bonus offer ( ( (
  • 9/14/23 – Arizona Financial highlighted for Local Causes program (Daily Independent)
  • 8/22/23 – Amy Hysell, Arizona Financial President/CEO, recognized as one of the “Most Influential Women in Arizona Business" for 2023 (AZ Big Media), (AZ Big Media), (AZ Big Media)
  • 7/31/23 – Arizona Financial renews partnership with Phoenix Rising FC (Phoenix Business Journal) (Arizona Digital Free Press)
  • 7/25/23 – Daniela Ruiz, Arizona Financial Avondale Branch Service Manager, named a 2023 YP Lead by GoWest Association (GoWest Association)
  • 6/20/23 – Arizona Financial recognized by Forbes in “America’s Best Credit Unions In Each State” (Forbes)
  • 6/16/23 – Arizona Financial highlighted for Local Causes grant to The Barn House (AZFamily)
  • 6/16/23 – Jason Paprocki, Arizona Financial EVP/Chief Strategy Officer, is interviewed on Good Morning Arizona to highlight Local Causes grant program (AZFamily)
  • 6/15/23 – Arizona Financial is mentioned for the Local Causes grant program (Glendale Independent)
  • 6/9/23 – Arizona Financial named “Best Places To Work in Arizona for 2023” by Ranking Arizona (AZ Big Media)
  • 5/30/23 – Arizona Financial salutes 100 Club of Arizona at “Boots and Badges” Gala   (Arizona Digital Free Press)
  • 5/9/23 – Mohammed Ahmad, Arizona Financial Director of Business Banking, is interviewed on Good Morning Arizona to highlight partnership with Local First Arizona and their We Rise program for Black entrepreneurs in Arizona (Arizona’s Family)
  • 5/7/23 – Arizona Financial is proud to support K-12 Foundation at their annual banquet recognizing Educators and Students in Lake Havasu (River Scene Magazine)
  • 4/1/23 - Rachel Galvez, Arizona Financial Marketing Partnerships Manager, offers helpful tips for saving for kids’ summer camps (Raising Arizona Kids)
  • 3/14/23 - Eric Givens, Arizona Financial VP/Research & Development, shares credit union trends to watch in 2023 (AZ Big Media)
  • 3/8/23 - EDAC Booster Club receives a $2,500 grant from Arizona Financial Credit Union’s Local Causes Community Fund (Online Publication)
  • 3/1/23 - Arizona Financial is proud to support Dsquared’s mission to prevent homelessness for the Serious Mentally Ill population (In Business Magazine)
  • 2/2/23 - Arizona housing market update: Why it’s a good time to buy (Phoenix Business Journal)
  • 1/10/23 - Arizona Financial Credit Union issues $6 million member bonus payout (Press Release)
  • 1/4/23 - Arizona Financial Credit Union Appoints Amy Hysell New President & Chief Executive Officer (Press Release)