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Press Releases

Desert Financial in the News

Desert Financial & Hometown Heroes Toy Drive

Docente de español, maestra del año en Arizona

Here are the leaders and institutions that define excellence in banking

Desert Financial Launches Adopt-A-Teacher 2021

Desert Financial, Fiesta Bowl create Kindness Arizona

Fiesta Bowl tour to bring kindness across Arizona in lieu of parade

Desert Financial Closing Branches Saturday, February 27th Giving Essential Employees Respite

Desert Financial Foundation Charity Golf Tournament Scores for Sick Kids at 1 Darn Cool School

How To Balance Patronage Dividends And Loan Loss Reserves

Stimulus: What Is the REAL Impact?

Desert Financial Pays $14 Million in Special Dividends

Ranking Arizona: 7 best places to work in 2021

Desert Financial Fiesta Bowl Kindness Arizona Caravan surprises GCU vaccine volunteers with breakfast

Driving the spirit of community across the state with Kindness Arizona

Desert Financial Fiesta Bowl Kindness Arizona Tour

Desert Financial Credit Union’s Kindness Arizona Campaign

PUSD Teacher’s Closet infused with $7K donation, 17 boxes of school supplies

State of ASU Men’s Basketball, 97.3 The Fan John Kentera, Jeff Meshey and Mike Nealy

Peoria teacher makes music with grant money

Desert Financial Credit Union and Arizona Sustainability Alliance Plant Trees in Prescott Valley Parks

Desert Financial CU Teams Up to Fund Whiz Kid's College Tuition at ASU

Antelope, Mountain Valley parks benefit from planting of 34 trees on Arbor Day

Desert Financial Credit Union welcomes Adopt-A-Teacher submissions

Desert Financial Credit Union and Arizona Sustainability Alliance Plant Trees in Prescott Valley Parks

YC’s Daniel’s Ride Fundraiser Ends with Tour de Hope