Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union Receives Chamber 2016 Large Business of the Year Award
Summerville, SC – The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce’s Award program is designed to recognize the dedication, achievement and entrepreneurial spirit displayed by exceptional local businesses. Recipients of the 2016 Chamber Awards were announced at the Chamber’s Economic Forecast Luncheon, Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony presented by Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union.
Congratulations to the 2016 Large Business of the Year, Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union. Heritage Trust is a $510 million-dollar institution that has been a part of the greater Charleston area since 1955. Founded originally as the Charleston Air Force Base Credit Union, the organization now serves 43,000 members. Heritage Trust’s main Operations Center is in Summerville and its 12 branches are spread throughout the Charleston, Dorchester, Berkeley, and Colleton counties
Heritage Trust continues to invest in education and the development of future talent through partnerships with all four local school districts. They have created full-functioning, student-run branches, support regional career academies and participate in local charitable events, such as Summerville Relay for Life, Dorchester Habitat for Humanity, Dorchester Seniors, and Francis R. Willis SPCA.