Mikaela Bartsch, Reporter

On Saturday the 22nd there was a Hawaii Community Federal Credit Union party at the Sheraton Kona hotel. There was about 150 people that attended the party. The attendees were consisted of HCFCU workers, Student Credit Union tellers, and SCU board members. This was the first year the SCU tellers and board members were invited. Every person that was invited was allowed to bring one guest with them. Out of all the SCU, Kohala had the biggest turn out! There was good food, music and prizes. The prizes were gift certificates, cash, apple iPad and TV, a trip for two to any neighbor island, and a trip to Las Vegas  for free five nights and three free meals every day. Kassie Kometani won a $25 gift certificate to Manago restaurant, Koa Bartsch got $50 in cash, Lakme Nishie won $100 cash, and Virginia Cocal won the grand prize, a trip to Las Vegas for 5 nights! Aunty Virgie also earned the “Most Referred Teller” award and received a one night stay at the Waikoloa Beach Marriot. The music was provided by DJ Chad. Overall everyone had enjoyed the night and had a great time.