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SAFE donates 3,300 masks to Sacramento area nonprofits

“Stay SAFE”. A simple, potentially overused phrase. For example, when my teenagers leave home for the day, I easily say, “I...

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on July 8, 2020 at 8:57 AM
SAFE helps college students with emergency assistance

How many of us have used the term “starving college student” affectionately when reminiscing about college? Those were the...

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on April 1, 2020 at 12:37 PM
Program provides career assistance for veterans

On the fourth floor of the library building at Sierra College in Rocklin is a special place reserved for student veterans....

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on January 22, 2020 at 10:47 AM
Big Brothers Big Sisters help Sacramento area kids

Here are a few alarming facts about kids in Sacramento:

  • Nearly 23 percent live in poverty, according to the February 2019...
Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on October 17, 2019 at 3:31 PM
These kids are ready to serve YOU

This summer at SAFE Credit Union headquarters a special group of young people from Mesa Verde, Rio Linda, and Cordova high...

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on August 12, 2019 at 4:28 PM
Kids get taste of future financial quandaries in Reality Fair

When was the last time you needed to figure out the area of a triangle? When was the last time you conjugated the verb “to...

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on August 6, 2019 at 7:32 AM
Taking the plunge for Make-A-Wish®

One of the many, many things I enjoy about working for SAFE is the company culture. I consider myself very lucky to work for...

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on September 28, 2017 at 1:00 PM
Folsom Community Volunteer Day
“You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.”~ Winston Churchill

Employees at SAFE Credit Union...

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on September 12, 2017 at 8:43 AM
Why work-based learning can create a more qualified workforce

The professional skills gap across the United States, and certainly in our region, remains seemingly intractable. According...

Amanda Merz
By Amanda Merz
on July 5, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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