For Immediate Release
Date: April 4, 2018
Contact: Meghan Storck
Email: mstorck@
Phone: 904.723.6349

121 Financial Consecutively Wins SBA Awards

Jacksonville, FL (April 1, 2018) 121 Financial Credit Union has been recognized by the Small Business Administration (SBA) for their extraordinary contributions to small business lending. They are the only credit union to receive these awards for fiscal year 2017.
121 Financial Credit Union will be awarded the Top North Florida Credit Union and the Top 1st Mortgage Lender for fiscal year 2017.
This is the fourth consecutive year 121 Financial Credit Union has been awarded Top 1st Mortgage Lender and the second year awarded Top Credit Union.

“We are elated to receive these awards and are grateful for the SBA recognizing our efforts. We believe in supporting our communities by buying local and banking local. Small businesses are the heart of our community, and we are dedicated to supporting them.” said Katina Phillips, VP of Business & Retail Services, 121 Financial Credit Union.

The awards will be accepted at the Annual Small Business Week Celebration on May 4, 2018, in Jacksonville at the University of North Florida’s University Center from 11 am to 2 pm. This event is hosted by the Small Business Development Center at the University of North Florida.



121 (pronounced one-to-one) Financial is proud to serve the businesses and residences of the 11 counties in and surrounding Jacksonville. As a financial cooperative centered around the philosophy of “people helping people,” the credit union exists to help its members with their banking and financial needs. Providing personalized banking solutions and services. The credit union specializes in savings, checking, mortgage and business lending.