Altura Credit Union holiday food drive fills two pick-up trucks

RIVERSIDE, CA (December 14, 2015) — Altura Credit Union donated two pick-up truck loads of food to local educational and non-profit organizations before Thanksgiving as part of its 8th annual Holiday Food Drive.

Collections stations were located at Altura’s headquarters and 14 branches throughout Riverside County where employees, Altura members and the community at large could donate non-perishable food.

Every year, staff members select the organization to receive donations made at their branch.  The branches and organizations this year are:

Branch Name Organization Name
Operations & Technology Ctr Edgemont Elementary
14th Street Freemont Elementary
Cactus Avenue Salvation Army
Canyon Springs Salvation Army
Corona Plaza Settlement House of Corona/Norco
Indiana Avenue Take A Bite Out Of Hunger/Riverside
Indio Coachella Valley Rescue Mission
Lincoln Avenue Settlement House of Corona/Norco
Magnolia Avenue Take A Bite Out Of Hunger/Riverside
Murrieta Community Food Pantry of Murrieta
Rancho Mirage Agua Caliente Elementary
Riverside Avenue California School For The Deaf
Stoneridge California School For The Deaf
University Avenue Community Settlement Association
West Hemet Hemet Community Pantry

Altura Food Drive

Photo Caption: Some of the donations collected in Altura Credit Union’s 8th annual Holiday Food Drive. Donations from Altura’s 14 branches filled two pick-up trucks with non-perishable food, which was donated to local educational and non-profit organizations.

About Altura Credit Union

Based in the Inland Empire for 60 years, Altura Credit Union serves more than 127,000 Members, has $1.352 billion in total assets and operates 13 branch offices in Riverside County.  Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Riverside and San Diego counties; selected cities in San Bernardino and Orange counties; as well as U.S. Military, U.S. Government and Civilian employees working at March Air Reserve Base in Riverside County; and retirees of the United States Armed Forces. For more information on Altura, visit, or call 1-888-883-7228.


Carol Kramer for Altura Credit Union
Kramer Communications
Cell: 818-497-5123

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