Carroll Community College Foundation Dedicates the Life Fitness Building to First Financial Federal Credit Union for Their Ongoing Support

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Trish McCarthy Carroll, Chief Communications Officer, Carroll Community College, Work: 410-386-8184
Press Release

Westminster, Md., February 17, 2020 — In recognition of First Financial Federal Credit Union’s (FFFCU) ongoing support of Carroll Community College (Carroll) students and programs, the College’s Foundation recently announced The First Financial Federal Credit Union Life Fitness Center at a dedication ceremony. Several Carroll Lynx athletes were present to thank FFFCU personally for their support of Carroll’s Intercollegiate Athletics Program. In addition to supporting the launch of athletics and related scholarships, FFFCU supported the Penguin Random House Book Fair, Child Care Fee Assistance Fund, Child Care Equipment Fund, General Scholarship Fund, Carroll Promise Scholarship Fund and scholarships for Early Childhood Education Teachers.

“We are proud and honored to have partnered with Carroll Community College for the past 20 years, to make a positive impact on the College community and Carroll County at large,” stated Eric P. Church, President and CEO of First Financial Federal Credit Union.  “First Financial shares Carroll’s commitment and dedication to providing resources to educate a skilled workforce through a diverse and enriched educational experience. As an education-based credit union, we recognize the value and importance of a quality education, and have been delighted to support many of the programs and scholarship opportunities offered by the College. We look forward to our continued partnership and to the great opportunities that lie ahead.”


Carroll Community College’s mission is Empowering learners. Changing lives. Building community. Carroll Community College (Carroll) provides accessible, high-quality educational opportunities to advance careers, enrich lives, and strengthen the community we serve. Carroll offers academic and career preparation leading to transfer to four-year colleges and universities, and for direct entry into professional opportunities. Personalized learning, small class size, individualized attention from expert faculty, affordability, a convenient location, and customized training and services to the business community all make Carroll a popular choice. Since 1993, the College has served more than 136,000 students of all ages and backgrounds. Carroll Community College is located at 1601 Washington Road, Westminster, Md., 21157. Visit us on our website at

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The Carroll Community College Foundation is a non-profit 501c (3) corporation that is dedicated to the development of financial resources to support the educational needs of all students, businesses and the community. For more information about the Foundation, please call 410-386-8151 or visit our website at