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Texas Trust Credit Union Announces the Golden Gratitude Giveaway

Contest Aims to Reward School Teachers for Their Outstanding Contributions

ARLINGTON, Texas – May 1, 2023Texas Trust Credit Union has launched the Golden Gratitude Giveaway – as part of National Teacher Appreciation Week – to recognize educators who are making outstanding contributions in the classroom.

Winners of the contest will receive a pair of Golden Tickets good for a year’s worth of shows at the Texas Trust CU Theatre at Grand Prairie. Three teachers will be selected to win Golden Tickets.

Members of Texas Trust, parents and the community can nominate a teacher in grades K-12 from a public or private school within the district boundaries of Arlington, Athens, Bedford, Cedar Hill, DeSoto, Grand Prairie, Hurst, Irving, Lewisville, Mansfield, Midlothian, and San Angelo.

Nominations are being accepted May 1-12 online at Anyone 18 years of age or older can submit a nomination for a current teacher.

The winning teachers will be selected based on their impact in the classroom and dedication to building brighter futures for their students. The Golden Tickets provide admission for the winner and one guest to more than 100 performances at the theatre from June 2023 – May 2024.

“We appreciate all the time and energy our teachers put in to make a difference in the lives of their students,” said Heidi Hardy, Vice President of Public Relations at Texas Trust Credit Union. “We know they work tirelessly, so we want to reward those outstanding teachers with Golden Tickets that will give them the opportunity to get out, relax, and enjoy a year’s worth of entertainment.”

Teacher Appreciation Week is an annual event that provides an opportunity for people to express their gratitude for the contributions and impact of teachers. Nominations can be submitted here.

About Texas Trust Credit Union

Texas Trust Credit Union has been helping build brighter financial futures since its modest beginning in 1936. Today, the full-service credit union serves more than 137,000 members. With assets of more than $2 billion, Texas Trust is the 7th largest credit union in North Texas and the 18th largest in Texas. With a focus on the community, Texas Trust is creating a legacy of giving through generous financial donations that support local school programs and activities, non-profit organizations, and student scholarships; and by providing volunteer resources through its Community Unity team, which supports scores of charitable events each year. For more information, visit or follow us on Facebook at or Twitter at @texastrustcu.