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Win Tickets to Guitars & Stars

April 26, 2018

As sponsors of Guitars & Stars 2018, The Summit is giving away 2 pairs of VIP tickets and 3 pairs of general admission tickets. VIP tickets include admission to the pre-concert tailgate party; general admission tickets are for the concert only.

Enter to win from now until May 16th at any Rochester-area Summit branch.


About Guitars & Stars

The Guitars & Stars concert is a popular outdoor acoustic country music show. It will be held at 7:00 pm May 30th at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack, with the VIP tailgate party running from 3:00 – 5:30 pm. More information about Guitars & Stars may be found at

Raffle Offers Chance to Meet Smash Mouth at Taste of Syracuse

April 24, 2018

A raffle to herald Taste of Syracuse began Monday, April 23rd at the Syracuse, Cortland and Seneca Falls branches. The raffle ends May 23rd and prizes include backstage passes and VIP experience meet-and-greet passes to Saturday night’s main stage headliner, Smash Mouth. The raffle is open to the public and must be entered in person at The Summit in Syracuse, Cortland or Seneca Falls. For complete drawing rules click here.

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The Summit Wins Three 2018 CUNA Diamond Awards

March 9, 2018

The Summit won three Diamond Awards at The Credit Union National Association’s 25th Anniversary Diamond Award presentation in San Francisco on March 13th. The awards recognize outstanding marketing achievements in the Credit Union industry. Winning projects were First Home Club materials and The Summit’s 2016 Annual Report, “Color Your Future,” which also earned a Best in Show award.

The Summit Partners with Center for the Arts in Homer

Earlier this year, The Center for the Arts in Homer welcomed The Summit as its anchor sponsor. Housed at a historically-significant site, the Center offers a diverse array of shows, exhibits, programs, activities and educational opportunities. We are delighted to partner with the Center in their mission to enrich our Central New York culture.

The Summit’s Laurie Baker Honored as an Athena Award Finalist

November 1, 2017

Laurie Baker, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of The Summit Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Rochester, New York, is a finalist for The Rochester Chamber of Commerce Women’s Council Athena Award.

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Media Contact

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