Grand Rapids, MI. (July 26, 2023) – Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU) is pleased to announce Brittany H. of Grand Rapids, Michigan, as the 2023 winner of LMCU’s annual $50,000 Home Makeover sweepstakes.
This year’s sweepstakes had a record number of entries, with over 1.2 million submissions received online, at branch locations, and through LMCU ATMs between April 3 and July 7, 2023.
LMCU President and CEO, Sandra Jelinski, personally notified Brittany of her win. “Out of all our winners in the past 11 years, Brittany is the youngest,” Jelinski said. “It’s truly inspiring to imagine the doors this prize money opens for them in this stage of their life.”
Brittany and her fiancé were presented with a $50,000 check at LMCU’s corporate office, surrounded by cheering LMCU staff members congratulating them. “It was really cool to see how happy everyone was for me,” Brittany said. “It just all became real in that moment.”
“My fiancé and I were adamant about entering the sweepstakes every day, but I didn’t think anything would come of it,” Brittany continued. “I’ve never won anything like this before. It’s a huge blessing to have this help as we create our life together. It’s really amazing we get to come back from our wedding and get into the process of purchasing our first home and starting our life together.”
LMCU’s $50,000 Home Makeover is an annual spring/summer sweepstakes open to Michigan and Florida residents. To learn more about LMCU’s $50,000 Home Makeover winner, please visit the credit union’s social media channels.
Lake Michigan Credit Union, established in 1933, is the largest credit union in Michigan and 15th largest in the country. Employing a staff of over 1,600 and serving over 574,000 members, LMCU’s assets exceed $12 billion, with a mortgage servicing portfolio of over $14.3 billion. LMCU has 68 convenient branch locations, including 20 across Central and Southwest Florida. LMCU members have access to over 55,000 Allpoint ATMs worldwide. LMCU provides a full range of financial services, from high interest-bearing checking accounts to personal loans, mortgages, commercial banking, investments, and insurance.
To find out more, visit LMCU.org.
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