SUMTER, South Carolina, January 4, 2022– SAFE Federal Credit Union honored long-time board member, David Wagner with the establishment of the Colonel David Wagner, SAFE Federal Credit Union Endowed Scholarship Fund.
Wagner was first elected to SAFE’s Board of Directors in 1988, where he has served for more than 34 years.
A 33-year veteran of the United States Air Force, Wagner served as Base Commander for Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina, MacDill Air Force Base in Florida, and Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany.
The permanently endowed scholarship fund with the University of South Carolina will aid military families stationed at Shaw Air Force Base.
“Establishing this scholarship is a way for us to honor Dave and his unflagging commitment to service, said President and CEO, Michael Baker. “It’s our hope that recipients will add to Dave’s legacy for years, and years to come.”
About SAFE Federal Credit Union:
SAFE Federal Credit Union, founded in 1955, is the one of the largest financial institutions based in South Carolina with over $1.5 billion in assets, 126,000+ members, and 17 branches. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, or goes to school in Sumter, Lee, Kershaw, Clarendon, and Florence counties, as well as parts of Richland, and Lexington counties. Membership is also open to employees of more than 500 companies located throughout the Midlands and relatives of those eligible to join. Connect with us at www.SAFEfed.org, on Facebook.com/SAFEfederalcreditunion or @SAFEFCU.
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