MADISON, Wis. (11/25/13)--Credit unions and credit union organizations nationwide are collecting food and volunteering their time to bring comfort to their neighbors during the Thanksgiving holiday.
|At a ceremony at Good Shepherd Food Bank's Brewer, Maine, location, representatives from Maine's credit unions present a check to fund the Food Mobile and purchase 8,000 Thanksgiving meals. (Photo provided by Maine Credit Union League)|
Among the credit unions that are serving their local communities:
|Security Service FCU, San Antonio, kicked off the annual Food4SA campaign Nov. 1 with a $30,000 donation to the San Antonio Food Bank. From left, Art De Leon, San Antonio Food Bank; Laura Cohrs, SSFCU Volunteer Corps; Jennifer Carter, San Antonio Food Bank; Marinda Noe and Amy Cardenas, SSFCU Volunteer Corps. (Photo provided by Security Service FCU)|
America's Christian CU, Glendora, Calif., is partnering with the City of Glendora and the Glendora Community Coordinating Council in the annual Holiday Basket Program. During the Thanksgiving and Christmas seasons each year, Glendora's Holiday Basket Program provides food baskets for over 400 families in need in Glendora and surrounding communities.