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January 21, 2014

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -  CU Mortgage Direct, LLC is showing their support for the Madison, S.D. community with an Athletic donation they will soon be making to local university, Dakota State University (DSU).

On January 22, 2014, during halftime of the DSU basketball game against Presentation College, CU Mortgage Direct, LLC will be presenting the school and Athletic Director, Jeff Dittman with a $20,000 check, which will be used toward athletic scholarships at DSU. The university will be recognizing CU Mortgage Direct, LLC as honorary game captains for the event.

"We have been in the Madison community for 10 years and DSU has always treated CU Mortgage Direct, LLC as a great business partner," said Dave Bednar, Chief Operating Officer at CU Mortgage Direct, LLC. "We appreciate the opportunity to give back to the University and help advance DSU athletics."

CU Mortgage Direct, LLC, a direct lender of home mortgage loans, has strong ties to Credit Unions throughout the state of South Dakota and has offices in Madison, SD in the branch of East River Federal Credit Union, Sioux Falls, SD in the branches of Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union, and Watertown, SD in the branch of Avanti Federal Credit Union.  CU mortgage Direct, LLC has been recognized as one of the state's top five lenders for the South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA) first-time homebuyer program for the past seven years. The branch manager of their Madison location, Lori Norby, was recently awarded one of the state's top seven Mortgage Loan Originators for the sixth year in a row.

Written by Collin Long, Marketing Specialist

Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director

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