We believe in giving back to our community. Alabama Teachers employees and volunteers work to provide credit union resources to consumers through financial education, event participation, and sponsorships. We are dedicated to the credit union philosophy of "people helping people" and are committed to our members as we all teach — and learn — together.

Some highlights of our community commitment include:

  • International Credit Union Day
  • First Friday, Downtown Gadsden
  • Centre Fall Festival and Kids Fun Run
  • Northeast Alabama Heart Walk - American Heart Association
  • Superman 5k
  • Kickoff Classic for the Kids Golf Tournament
  • Relay for Life
  • Noble Street Festival

Our Commitment

Alabama Teachers is happy to help non-profit groups and their fund raising efforts in communities surrounding our branch offices whenever possible. Because we have several offices in our communities, many requests are received each week. We ask that you follow our guidelines and provide us with advanced notice.

Donations Guidelines Request Form

Again, thank you for considering Alabama Teachers when planning your event. We appreciate opportunities to sponsor worthy causes throughout the communities that we serve. Good luck with your activities!

Let it Snow!

Until January 31, 2017

Location: Gadsden , AL

Children will be able to play in the snow pit, dive into the snowball area, slide on the rink for sock-footed skaters, climb through the obstacle course, and enjoy the rest of Imagination Place!

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Festival of the Cranes

January 14, 2017 to January 15, 2017

Location: Decatur , AL

Festival of the Cranes at Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge. Over 14,000 Sandhill cranes along with several pairs of Whooping cranes, spend the winter at Wheeler NWR. Events include viewing the cranes up close, birding workshops and nature walks, kid's activities, sponsor booths, live raptors.

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GCAA Art Market

January 14, 2017

Location: Gulf Shores , AL

The Gulf Coast Arts Alliance Art Market features original arts and crafts created by local and regional artists. Visitors can expect to see paintings in oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel and mixed media. In addition, the artists will feature pottery, photography, jewelry, woodcrafts and other original art. Delicious food available!

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Winter Excursion

January 14, 2017

Location: Fort Payne , AL

The Winter Excursion- North East Alabama up to 7 hours The Winter Excursion is a mystery trip that includes hiking, bouldering, sightseeing, navigation, survival, teambuilding, waterfalls, and just plain fun. You will need to bring a small backpack, compass, flashlight, change of socks, warm clothes, camera, trail mix, water, small first aid kit, emergency blanket and emergency poncho.

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Mardi Gras in Mobile

January 28, 2017 to February 28, 2017

Location: Mobile , AL

Mobile is not only recognized as celebrating the first known American Mardi Gras celebration in 1703 (yes, even before New Orleans), but also as home to "America's Family Mardi Gras." Delighting both young and old from around town and across the nation, this magnificent celebration lasts more than two and a half weeks and culminates on Fat Tuesday, the day before Lent. For weeks, the streets of downtown Mobile are filled with the sights and sounds of live marching bands, brilliantly colored floats and, of course, crowds of parade-goers. The floats are glowing spectacles manned by masked riders festooned in satin and sequins, and armed with crowd-pleasing "throws" such as beads, MoonPies, doubloons and candy. Mardi Gras must be experienced to be fully understood, and Mobile is the perfect place.

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