American Eagle provides school supplies and $2,000 in donations to service area United Ways
EAST HARTFORD, CT (August 30, 2022) — American Eagle Financial Credit Union (AEFCU) celebrated a successful month-long “Stuff the Bus” school supply drive by delivering all of the supplies collected by American Eagle branches, as well as $2,000 in total donations, to the United Way.
“We are always seeking ways to benefit our service area’s schools—so we were very pleased to partner with the United Way and conduct a school supply drive throughout August that provided needed materials for our local teachers and students,” said Howard Brady, President & CEO of American Eagle Financial Credit Union. “I want to thank all of our employees and members who generously contributed to this initiative and the United Way for their amazing work in our communities.”
In addition to the donation of school supplies, American Eagle provided $2,000 in total donations to the United Ways representing AEFCU’s service area:
“United Way’s vision is a community where opportunities are available for every child to succeed in school and for every family to achieve financial security,” said Philip Blonski, Senior Manager, Community Engagement and Marketing at the United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut. “Thanks to the generous support of American Eagle Financial Credit Union, students in East Hartford Public Schools will be able to stay on track all year long and our in-school and after-school programs will be strengthened.”
Teresa Knox, COO of American Eagle Financial Credit Union, and Philip Blonski, Senior Manager, Community Engagement and Marketing at the United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut.
About American Eagle Financial Credit Union (AEFCU)
Established in 1935, American Eagle Financial Credit Union (AEFCU) is a full-service credit union offering checking and savings accounts, credit cards, auto loans, mortgages, business accounts and more. American Eagle offers banking online, through its mobile app, or at one of its 14 branches located in Connecticut. AEFCU has more than 171,000 members, $2.5 billion in assets, and offers banking services to anyone who lives, works, attends school, or worships in Hartford, Middlesex, Tolland, and New Haven County in Connecticut, and Hampden County in Massachusetts.
For more information about American Eagle Financial Credit Union, visit www.americaneagle.org.