Pelican State CU Giving Cash to Members at Grand Opening

PRAIRIEVILLE, LOUISIANA – To celebrate Pelican State Credit Union’s new branch at 17026 Airline Highway in Prairieville, Louisiana, the credit union is hosting a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and giving away $25 cash to each member who stops by and completes a branch scavenger hunt on Thursday, May 25.  From 9 am – 2 pm, the credit union will be giving members old and new the chance to leave with $25 cash after completing a scavenger hunt during their grand opening celebration. Pelican will also be serving breakfast, lunch and refreshments from local businesses, and all attendees will have a chance to win a brand new TV.

The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will begin at 10 am. Breakfast from Frank’s will be served to all guests starting at 9 am, brunch from Ruffino’s and City Café Baton Rouge will begin at 10:15 am, and lunch from Rouse’s will be served from 11 am – 2 pm. There will also be refreshments from the Louisiana Lemonade truck from 9 – 11 am.

It pays to be a member of Pelican! Each year, the credit union gives away thousands in cash and prizes to members across the state. Members also benefit from free one-on-one credit counseling and a variety of convenient products and services.  For information about becoming a Pelican member, please contact Prairieville Branch Manager Johnette Mauldin at 225-408-6468 or visit

About Pelican State Credit Union

For over 60 years, Pelican State Credit Union has been providing financial services to individuals and their families throughout the state of Louisiana. The credit union is dedicated to improving the lives of its members through safe, competitive products and educational services. Pelican was originally chartered as the Department of Hospitals Credit Union, located in downtown Baton Rouge, to serve Louisiana charity hospitals, mental health centers and state office personnel. Pelican has since grown into one of the largest state chartered credit unions in Louisiana now serving over 43,000 members nationwide. For information, visit



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