Veridian CU Celebrates Giving Tuesday with $38K in Donations to 20 Nonprofits
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HFS Federal Credit Union Raises Over $25K for The Food Basket
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Skyward Credit Union Donates to the Kansas Food Bank
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First Community CU Raises $5,000 for CMN Hospitals
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Genisys CU Donates Turkeys for Lighthouse's Thanks & Giving Campaign
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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – For the 2022-year, Royal Credit Union (Royal) and The Salvation Army partnered to hold the annual Giving Never Melts Away toy drive in November.  New, unwrapped toys could be donated at any of Royal’s 26 retail offices, monetary donations were also accepted in offices or online.  All toys and donations were used to brighten the holidays for families across northwestern Wisconsin and the greater Metro area in Minnesota. This year, Royal collected over[...]
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA (December 1, 2022) – The Peach State FCU C.A.R.E.S. Foundation has announced it is now accepting applications for its 2023 scholarship program. This year, the foundation will be awarding over $225,000 in scholarships and educational grants to emerging professionals and graduating high school seniors attending post-secondary studies. There are several new additions to this year’s program: A second scholarship honoring retired Superintendent Dr. John[...]
ARLINGTON, Texas – Dec. 1, 2022 – For 75 years the Marine Corp Reserves have provided toys to children in need at Christmas throughout the U.S. As a proud supporter of Toys for Tots and in honor of the 75th anniversary, the Texas Trust Gives Foundation gave $7,500 to the organization. The donation was delivered at the annual toy drive held at the Dr. Jim Vaszauskas Center for the Performing Arts in Mansfield. For 11 years Texas Trust has partnered with Mansfield ISD and Toys[...]
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. – Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood. Despite calls from the American Red Cross for donors, there is an ongoing urgent need for blood donations. The entire process of giving blood takes less than an hour. For United Federal Credit Union employee, Lisa DeRosa, a recent blood drive at the credit union’s headquarters on November 30 helped her hit a milestone of three gallons (24 units) of blood donated. “I donate blood because[...]
PLYMOUTH, Minn., Nov. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TruStone Financial Credit Union securely shredded about 44 tons or 87,000 pounds of confidential documents for the community at nine shred events in Minnesota and Wisconsin in 2022. During TruStone’s spring events, more than 42 tons of documents were shredded, with the fall events yielding about 2 tons of shredded material. In total, TruStone’s shredding events saved about 748 trees and 141 cubic yards of landfill space.[...]
South Burlington, VT – Vermont Federal Credit union donated over $20,000 to variety of local charities and non-profit organizations in recognition of the “Giving Tuesday” movement. “At Vermont Federal Credit, giving back to our community is part of our DNA” said Jean Giard, CEO. “We feel very fortunate that we can provide financial support to all of these great organizations and are delighted to do so on Giving Tuesday”. The charities selected[...]
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 29, 2022  Golden 1 Credit Union today announced its 12th annual food bank donation of $52,500 is going toward California State University (CSU) food pantry programs in support of Giving Tuesday. The funds will help provide college students access to food and essentials as nearly one in three California college students faces food insecurity, according to the California [...]
WATERLOO, Iowa (November 28, 2022) – Veridian Credit Union is awarding $38,000 to 20 nonprofit organizations across Iowa and eastern Nebraska to Spark the Spirit of giving in celebration of Giving Tuesday. Veridian employees nominated their favorite local nonprofits for a chance to win up to $5,000 in the credit union’s annual giving campaign. Public voting from November 1-11 determined the amount of funding awarded to each organization. “The holidays are often a time of[...]
Hilo, HI. (November 25, 2022) – Each day, members of our Hawai’i Island community are experiencing food insecurity. The ever-increasing cost of food and challenges from the pandemic has caused a dramatic increase in the number of those needing assistance. The Food Basket’s mission is to end hunger in Hawai’i County and HFS Federal Credit Union has stepped up to help meet the needs of our island’s ‘ohana. Throughout the month of October 2022, monetary[...]
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (November 29, 2022) – Teachers Federal Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in the United States with $9.2 billion assets and more than 420,000 members, is celebrating Giving Tuesday with the launch of its annual Season of Giving campaign and donating $50,000 to charity. Teachers is partnering with three community-focused organizations and giving its members, as well as the greater community, the chance to vote on the distribution of funds between Big Brothers [...]
Wichita, KS, November 17, 2022 -- Skyward is pleased to support Consumer Credit Counseling Services, Inc. (CCCS) with a $9,000 donation. For more than 30 years, CCCS has provided Kansas consumers with the highest quality service for credit and financial counseling. Well-trained, specialized coaches provide assistance with financial education, budgeting assistance, and debt management plans. CCCS has offices in Wichita and Salina, KS, covering approximately 75% of Kansas with their services.[...]
Wichita, KS, November 17, 2022 -- Skyward Credit Union is pleased to present a donation in the amount of $4,000 to the Kansas Food Bank in Wichita as part of its Holiday Giveback promotion. The Kansas Food Bank in Wichita provides comprehensive and compassionate HungerCare wherever it is needed in the community and throughout state of Kansas. As a non-profit organization, they partner with other hunger relief organizations in helping to provide Kansas households with food insecurity.[...]


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