Alaska USA Foundation raises funds through the Annual Cash for Cans® fundraiser

Supporting local food banks and pantries

ANCHORAGE, AK (November 1, 2021) — Alaska USA Federal Credit Union members contributed record‑breaking funds in support of the Alaska USA Foundation’s annual Cash for Cans® donation drive, which helps the Foundation support local food banks and pantries.

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union and the Alaska USA Foundation teamed up for the fundraiser, collecting cash donations at Alaska USA branches during the month of September, which is National Hunger Month. The event raised more than $98,000 and, with an additional donation from the Alaska USA Foundation, numerous food banks and pantries in Alaska, Maricopa County in Arizona, the High Desert region of California, and Washington state will benefit from the more than $120,000 donation. The donation totals for each state are:


“It is so rewarding to know that our members continue to support our efforts to assist and help our community partners,” said Dan McCue, executive director, Alaska USA Foundation. “Through their generous support, we are able to help feed families and children who struggle with food insecurities by providing funds to local food banks and pantries.”

About Alaska USA Federal Credit Union

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative with $10.2 billion in assets and more than 700,000 members worldwide. The credit union operates more than 90 branches and service facilities in Alaska, Arizona, California, and Washington State. Alaska USA offers a 24/7 Member Service Center and access to more than 55,000 surcharge-free ATMs worldwide, as well as online and mobile solutions. Learn more at


Dan McCue
Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations
Alaska USA Federal Credit Union

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