PORTLAND, Ore. (7/7/14)--Advantis CU turned to the Portland, Ore., community to help decide which of 12 nominated nonprofit groups should be the beneficiaries of grants from its $50,000 GROW Community Fund.
The six winners were determined by more than 37,000 votes cast on Facebook and the $1.1 billion-asset credit union's website.
This year's grant recipients are:
"Supporting the communities we serve is an essential part of Advantis' commitment to being a local credit union," said Senior Vice President/Chief Administrative Officer Wendy Edwards. "We share the same passion for these organizations that our members and communities do."