GRAND BLANC — The Flint Firebirds hosted the Flint Chapter of Credit Unions on March 14, at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center.
This was the inaugural “All Credit Union Night” sponsored by Dort Federal Credit Union, ELGA Credit Union, Financial Plus Credit Union, Flint Area School Employees Credit Union, SageLink Credit Union and Security Credit Union.
All fans with a credit union debit card, credit card or other proof of membership received a buy on get one free ticket. The credit unions also joined with the Flint Firebirds to promote literacy. The Firebirds and the credit unions asked fans to bring a new or gently used book to be placed in one of seven “Free Little Libraries” that are located throughout Genesee County and Shiawassee County.
At the end of the first period an employee from each of the credit unions joined together in a friendly game of bubble ball on the ice. — G.G.