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DULUTH, Georgia – Georgia United Credit Union held its 25th annual Wish Tree program to collect new toys and clothing for local foster children through local Departments of Family & Children’s Services.

SAN ANTONIO--Thousands of generous families across the San Antonio area helped the San Antonio Food Bank meet and exceed its million pound goal during the agency’s month-long, citywide Food4SA drive in November. Security Service Federal Credit Union has been the lead sponsor for the annual drive since its beginning 12 years ago.

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Peach State Federal Credit Union has donated the toys that were dropped off at all of their branch locations to Toys for Tots.

PORTLAND, Ore.—OnPoint Community Credit Union has been recognized by the Portland Business Journal as number three on the state’s “Most Admired Companies” list in the financial services category.

APPLETON, Wis.-- Fox Communities Credit Union (from the Fox Cities area alone) sent 2 1/2 vans full of toys for the Toys for Tots drive, which is one more van full more than 2013. 

MANCHESTER, N.H. – A $2,125 Community Outreach grant from St. Mary’s Bank will fund an after-school art program conducted by the Currier Museum Art Center.

RALEIGH, N.C.– State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) has donated 20 desktop computers to the United Way of the Greater Triangle’s Teaming for Technology (T4T) program.

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Golden 1 CU here said that when it awards 33 new scholarships valued at $386,000 in 2015, it will surpass $1.14 million in total scholarship funding since its program began in 2013.

MORENO VALLEY, Calif.– Altura Credit Union has teamed up with the Moreno Valley Police Department to help  spread joy this season by donating $500 to “Operation Holiday Cheer.”

ROYAL OAK, Mich.—Genisys Credit Union, which provides services to anyone who lives or works in the Lower Peninsula, celebrated the opening of its newest location on North Main Street here.