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Affinity Plus and The Fillmore Partner to Expand Music Access in Minnesota

March 3, 2020 GMT

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 3, 2020--

Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union announced they are the presenting sponsor of The Fillmore Minneapolis, opening Feb. 12. It’s now officially named The Fillmore Presented by Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union.

In addition to presenting Minnesota’s newest venue, Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union is making a commitment to Minnesota’s music and performing arts community, including:

“By sponsoring the newest premier music venue in the state, we’re investing in our community in a meaningful and specific way, especially for those who love live music and events,” said Dave Larson, President and CEO of Affinity Plus. “We have always believed in giving back, and we are thrilled to support students who want to further their education, especially when it comes to pursuing a career in the music industry. We look forward to seeing the impact of The Fillmore venue as well as our scholarship program flourishing.”

Nurit Smith, executive director for the Music Forward Foundation said, “We are honored to be partnering with Affinity Plus on this new scholarship for Minnesota youth focused on careers in the music industry. It’s important to ensure that all young people have access and opportunity into this substantial multi-billion dollar industry. And with this scholarship launch, together we will help turn a young person’s passion for music into a profession.”

To learn more about Affinity Plus, please visit www.affinityplus.org.

About Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union

Based in St. Paul, Minn., Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, financial cooperative that puts people first above profits. Members of Affinity Plus receive maximum value through competitive rates, minimal fees, and unique, member-centric products and programs. Established in 1930, Affinity Plus has 28 branches located throughout Minnesota and is owned by more than 200,000 members. Affinity Plus has over $2 billion in assets. Additional information is available at www.affinityplus.org or by calling (800) 322-7228.

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CONTACT: Hillary Kline

Senior Public Relations Specialist

hkline@affinityplus.org

KEYWORD: MINNESOTA UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: FINANCE ENTERTAINMENT BANKING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES EVENTS/CONCERTS OTHER EDUCATION MUSIC PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION

SOURCE: Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union

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