Philadelphia Union II Names Sun East Federal Credit Union Official Partner
Multiyear partnership will include official jersey sponsorship, community initiatives, and game day activations
CHESTER, Pa. (March 5, 2020) – Philadelphia Union II and Sun East Federal Credit Union today announced a multiyear partnership which includes making Sun East the official jersey sponsor of Union ll. Sun East Federal Credit Union will appear on both the home and away jerseys beginning with the 2020 USL Championship season, while also sponsoring game day activations and financial literacy initiatives throughout the year.
"We are excited to bring Sun East Federal Credit Union into the Philadelphia Union family. Much like the Union II, Sun East has strong local roots and an unwavering commitment to improving our community,” said Tim McDermott, Philadelphia Union President. “Sun East has been doing great work in the region for more than 70 years and we are eager to help expand those efforts.”
"Partnering with Philadelphia Union II was a chance to align with an organization that shares Sun Easts’ goals of educating and preparing youth and families for a positive and productive future,” Said Sun East President and CEO Michael Kaczenski. “Just as Philadelphia Union II champions the dreams of young soccer players to help prepare, educate, and further their sports and career aspirations; Sun East champions the financial dreams of the families who live and work in our local communities.”
"From youth education to high-yield savings programs and first-time buyer options to retirement planning, Sun East is dedicated to the cooperative spirit of helping members reach their financial goals.” added Kaczenski.
Sun East’s presence will extend beyond the jersey sponsorship and into Union ll game day and social media. Sun East will host this season’s Autograph Alley, a robust concourse activation at home matches and sponsored giveaways. Union II social media will feature the Starting Xl, Save of the Match and Save of the Month posts all sponsored by Sun East.
Sun East Federal Credit Union
Sun East Federal Credit Union, founded in 1949, is a full-service, not-for-profit financial cooperative providing financial education and serving the savings, borrowing, and mobile banking needs of nearly 55,000 members, 1,200 employers, and multiple other organizations in Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. Sun East has over $635 million in assets with branches throughout the area, nationwide ATM access, online and mobile banking. For more information, call 877-5-SUNEAST, visit www.suneast.org, or follow on Facebook @SunEastFCU.