Community Events

FirstLight Federal Credit Union gives back to both the El Paso and Doña Ana County communities. We have partnered and sponsored many non-profit organizations in our cities to make it a better community for us all. Please enjoy some articles and pictures from these events and partnerships.

Upcoming Events
March 3, 2018 - Shredding Day!

We are happy to provide Shredding Day to our membership, one location in El Paso and one in Las Cruces. Click to read additional information about this event.

Past Events

At FirstLight, we believe that being a part of our community is a part of who we are, and we are proud to support the NM State Aggies and UTEP Miners!

FirstLight is helping to enhance the experience by offering themed Fun Festivities every Thursday night during WinterFest beginning on November 30

Enjoy The Sights of Parade Day on Social Media

Come join us Saturday, October 21st from 11am-1pm for the Grand Opening of FirstLight Zaragoza Branch.


October 14, 2017 - Shredding Day

We provide Shredding Day to our membership, one location in El Paso and Las Cruces. Click More to read additional information about the event.

Shredding Day

DFPS-Adult Protective Services is the state agency tasked with investigating abuse, neglect and exploitation of persons who are elderly (age 65 and older) or adults with disabilities (18 and over).  The APS Silver Star Board supports our mission by hosting the conference and maintaining the APS Silver Star Resource Room that stocks fans, blankets, adult diapers, assistive equipment, personal hygiene items and other items benefitting our vulnerable clients.  They also serve as fiscal agent for the Extreme Weather Task Force supporting the fan drive in summer months and blanket drive in the winter to protect our vulnerable population in El Paso County.


Location: 11670 Chito Samaniego Drive

Date and Time:

Tue, September 26, 2017

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM MDT

September 1, 2017 - Alfresco! Friday

Join us as the summer begins. Alfresco! Friday. Enjoy our shaded Fan Lounge by the stage and 25% discount on food at the Strike Zone by simplying show your FirstLight Debit/ATM card.

August 28, 2017 - Expierence El Paso

FirstLight is proudly welcoming over 740 soldiers of the Sergeants Major Academy and their families to El Paso!

Expierence El Paso
August 25, 2017 - UTEP Miner Kid's Club

Join us Friday, August 25th at Univeristy Field at UTEP starting at 6pm.

UTEP Miner Kid's Club

FirstLight is ready to kick off the school year! El Paso County Housing Authority, TX, provides housing assistance to the homeless and low-income families in the county. Unfortunately, many of the families that reside under our Public Housing programs struggle financially and cannot afford to purchase back to school supplies for their Children.

El Paso County Housing Office- School Drive
August 9, 2017 - YWCA Summer Camp

YWCA Summer Camp helps kids stay physically active and engaged all summer. FirstLight supports

the YMCA in helping kids achieve great success this summer!

YWCA Summer Camp

 Girl Scouts CEO II Camp connects high school Girl Scouts with accomplished female business leaders through teambuilding and skill sharing in a relaxed camp setting. FirstLight proudly assist with the skills of financial guidance.

June 21, 2017 - Pre Deployment Meeting

Ft. Bliss Soldiers preparing for deployment, FirstLight thanks you for your service

and here to help you in your financial needs.

Pre Deployment Meeting
June 14, 2017 - Blood Drive

FirstLight Employees saving a life!

Blood Drive
April 22, 2017 - Annual Member Meeting

Join us as we celebrate the pride of being a FirstLight Member!

FirstLight Federal Credit Union 2017 Annual Member Meeting

April 22, 2017 - Money Smart Week

Join us for Money Smart Week! Click for additional resources and tools.

Money Smart Week
February 28, 2017 - Biz Kids

 Helping Kids in Middle School learn about entrepreneurship.

February 24, 2017 - Military Saves Week

Financial Readiness Program at Army Community Service invites you to our Military Saves Campaign on Fort Bliss Texas.

FirstLight Federal Credit Union is honored to receive the Las Cruces Sun News Readers Choice Award for “Best Financial Institution” for the 12th year!

The Las Cruces Hispanic Chamber hosts the Middle School Recognition Awards.
FirstLight is a sponsor of this event and helps with the event as a whole.

January 20, 2017 - Stock Market Games

FirstLight understands the importance of educating our youth on the Stock Market and investing.


Stock Market Games
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