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  • NOV24
    SDPOA Thanksgiving for On-Duty Members.
    METRO sponsors the East County Chamber of Commerce's showcase of East County businesses:

    The SDPOA continues the tradition of hosting a Thanksgiving Day dinner so that member officers on-duty during this holiday can enjoy a special meal with their police family - and in some cases with their own family if they are able to attend.

    San Diego Metropolitan Credit Union is a proud sponsor of this year's Thanksgiving for On-Duty Member Officers.

  • OCT29
    DogFest San Diego 2016.
    METRO sponsors DogFest San Diego 2016:

    Celebrate the community of people and dogs that make it possible for Canine Companions to show that the most advanced technology capable of transforming the lives of people with disabilities has a cold nose and a warm heart. The Southwest Region is proud to present DogFest Walk n' Roll San Diego to support Canine Companions for Independence! Come support the 176 active graduates and 133 puppy raisers residing in Southern California!

  • OCT22
    A Toast To East County.
    METRO sponsors the East County Chamber of Commerce's showcase of East County businesses:

    A Toast to East County, presented by the East County Chamber of Commerce: discover our new wineries, breweries, restaurants, honey and olive producers in the region. Enjoy discovering new businesses, as we salute the pioneers in our agricultural and manufacturing industry. Trailblazer awards presented by Maness Vineyards, the San Diego Vintners Association and County Supervisor Dianne Jacob. Entertainment, food, beverages and fun! At Cottonwood Golf Club in the Pavilion.

  • OCT20
    International Credit Union Day.
    On October 20, 2016, San Diego Metropolitan Credit Union will, along with more than 56,000 credit unions around the world, celebrate International Credit Union Day (ICU Day), and the foundational principles that make credit unions unique.

  • OCT15
    The Enchanted Garden Gala.
    METRO proudly supports the Water Conservation Garden's signature event.

    An enchanted evening filled with magical surprises,The Enchanted Garden Gala is The Water Conservation Garden’s signature fundraising event and features spectacular entertainment, farm fresh food, fabulous auction prizes and raises vital funds for exhibits, programs and services.

  • OCT14
    San Diego County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's Illuminada 2016.
    The San Diego County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce recognizes outstanding achievements in the community. This special event called, Iluminada is a highly anticipated regional tradition attended by hundreds of community leaders. This year they will be celebrating 26 years of serving the business community.
  • SEP24
    San Diego Zoo Food, Wine & Brew Celebration.
    METRO sponsors the San Diego Zoo's premier event:

    "THIS YEAR, WE’RE CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF THE SAN DIEGO ZOO! Party at the San Diego Zoo Food, Wine & Brew Celebration and help us enter into our next century of saving animals, plants, and habitats. All proceeds from this event go directly to our San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy. Join the fun and #EndExtinction."

  • SEP16
    San Diego Green Building Conference and Expo.
    METRO showcases financing available for Energy Efficent, Solar and Water Conservation Projects at the 2016 Green Building Conference and Expo.

    The 2016 San Diego Green Building Conference and Expo - From Idea to Implementation will focus on the technologies and frameworks that are proven to move the needle on solutions that will make San Diego a leader in exceeding climate goals set by current local and state regulations. Through showcase of best in class products, projects and systems, we aim to catalyze the next wave of partnerships, experts and opportunities for San Diego businesses, residents and visitors. Last year, we expanded our impact by delivering 16 sessions, connecting with international guests from Baja California, and holding San Diego’s first ever Living Building Challenge symposium, focused on net zero energy and net zero water opportunities and challenges in the Southern California region.

  • SEP09
    SDPOA Memorial Fund Golf Classic.
    METRO sponsors this golf tournament benefiting the Memorial Fund of the San Diego Police Officers Association.

    7:00 AM Registration & 8:00 AM Shotgun Start
    Sycaun Golf Resort , 3007 Dehesa Road, El Cajon, CA 92019
  • JUN30
    Politics in Paradise.
    Held every other year during election cycles, enjoy samples of local beer, wine and restaurants. Come and meet your local candidates and get to know them.

    Presented by the San Diego East County Chamber, Lakeside Chamber, Alpine Chamber, Santee Chamber and East County Economic Development Council.

    The 2016 Politics in Paradise event will be an open candidates forum featuring local city, state, and federal representatives. Guests will have the opportunity to mix and mingle with candidates all evening at the beautiful Water Conservation Garden. Your event ticket includes access to samples of local wine, beer and culinary delights.

    Thursday, June 30th, 2016

    5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    Water Conservation Garden, 12122 Cuyamaca College Dr. W. El Cajon, CA 92019
  • MAY15
    EcoFest Encinitas.
    Stop by and visit the METRO Booth at the EcoFest Encinitas community celebration including: eco-friendly businesses, EcoArt, Eco car show and more!
  • MAY27
    2nd Annual Miracle Month of May Golf Tournament!
    SDMCU is hosting their 2nd Miracle Month of May Golf Tournament and WE WANT YOU TO BE A MIRACLE MAKER GOLFER!

    Click here for details and registration form.

  • MAY27
    SDPOA 25th Annual Peace Officer of the Year Award Ceremony.
    METRO returns as a proud sponsor of the Peace Officer of the Year Award Ceremony.
  • APR17
    EarthFair 2016 Balboa Park.
    METRO returns as a proud sponsor of the EarthFair 2016 in Balboa Park. Come visit our booth in the Plaza de Panama for some freebies and learn how we can help you lower your carbon footprint.

    Sunday, April 17, 2016
    Balboa Park • 10am - 5pm

  • MAR31
    San Diego Cesar E. Chavez Community Breakfast.
    METRO returns as a proud sponsor of the Community Breakfast to provide scholarships to deserving students in our community.
  • MAR30
    San Diego Police Foundation's Women in Blue Luncheon.
    METRO returns as a proud sponsor of the Women in Blue Luncheon which celebrates the careers and achievements of three remarkable women in law enforcement.
  • MAR17
    San Diego Cesar E. Chavez Day of Service.
    METRO employees join the community to donate their time in service to a local school in need.
  • NOV26
    SDPOA Thanksgiving for on-duty officers.
    Stay tuned for more information
  • NOV07
    METRO sponsors A Toast to East County Also tickets are now available for our last major event of the year! Make your reservations for 'A Toast To East County', where you will enjoy fine samples of wine, beer, restaurant dining, olives, honey and local agricultural businesses all for just $35 per person. Twenty-plus exhibitors will offer samples of their fine goods. This is an opportunity to celebrate the San Diego East County region and the products available in the area. Plus golf is available prior to the event, 9 holes with cart just $30 through Cottonwood Golf Club. RSVP ticket purchases to 619-440-6161 or sarahm@eastcountychamber.org
  • OCT19
    METRO is sponsoring a golf foursome at the Christmas Train Golf Tournament
  • OCT17
    METRO sponsors The Enchanted Garden Gala

  • OCT15
    International Credit Union Day
  • JUN06
    1st Miracle Month of May Golf Tournament!

    Click here for details and registration form.

    “Special Thank You Acknowledgement” for the following sponsors:
    • Samaha and Associates “With Love Miracle Maker”
    • Team EPIC “Empowering People in Crisis” - “With Love Miracle Maker”
    • IMM – “From the Heart Miracle Maker”
    • PSB Integrated Marketing – "For the Kids Miracle Maker"
    • Mission Village Chiropractic - "For the Kids Miracle Maker"
    • Evolve Meal Prep - "For the Kids Miracle Maker"
  • MAY01
    METRO Sponsors the STAR/PAL 15th Annual Celebrity Waiter Luncheon.

    Celebrity Waiters for the 15th Annual STAR/PAL Luncheon.

    This year's event was held on May 1, 2015 at the Jacobs Meetings and Events Center in San Diego.

    Among the attendees were local celebrities and local law enforcement serving as "celebrity waiters" for this unique, fun-filled event! Chargers and Padres players, law enforcement and public safety officials, local media personalities and more pulled out all the stops as they bring lunch and other surprises in exchange for "tips."

    Every dollar raised through the annual Celebrity Waiter Luncheon helps STAR/PAL (Sports Training, Academics, & Recreation/Police Athletic League) keep kids safe, in school, and away from crime & violence. STAR/PAL officers from the San Diego Police & County Probation Departments provide unique youth programming in underserved communities, empowering at-risk youth to build a safer and more prosperous community by engaging with law enforcement and other collaborative partners.
  • MAY30
    The United States Police & Fire Championships May 30th - June 6th


    The Original California Police Olympics -- The first Police Olympics were held in San Diego, California in 1967, and were founded by San Diego Police Lieutenant Veon "Duke" Nyhus who recognized the need to promote physical fitness and camaraderie among members of the law enforcement community. Duke formulated the idea of the Police Olympics and created the competition with an eye towards promoting physical fitness and sports as a means for officers to improve their overall fitness, reduce stress, and increase their professional abilities.

    METRO credit union provides many volunteers as part of its corporate citizenship program.
  • MAY2015
    Miracle Month of May 2015

    The Miracle Month of May is an opportunity to join forces with other credit unions and individuals who are dedicated to raising funds and awareness for Rady Children's. It can be as simple as purchasing a paper Miracle Balloon from your local teller or making a donation online - the opportunities are endless!

  • MAR25
    Women In Blue March 25th, 2015

    Michael Ahlering (Chair METRO Board of Directors) and Captain Anastasia Smith, this year's honoree.

    METRO returns as a proud sponsor of the Women in Blue Luncheon which celebrates the careers and achievements of three remarkable women in law enforcement.

    Hear the stories of women whose outstanding achievements in non-traditional careers have paved the way for today’s women leaders in San Diego. You’re sure to be inspired by the wisdom and leadership embodied by this year’s honorees.