Associated Credit Union Foundation donates over 2,000 school supplies to metro Atlanta charities
NORCROSS, GA (August 9, 2019) — The Associated Credit Union Foundation organized a Back-to-School Drive in June and July, collecting donations at their 24 branch locations. Members and employees dropped off donations ranging anywhere from stuffed backpacks to graphing calculators to notebooks by the box load.
Additionally, at the Main Office location, several departments organized internal donations among employees to grow the number of supplies that the students would receive.
“We were so impressed by the members and employees dedication to the charities we support at ACU,” said Rachael Jernigan, Event Organizer. “The amount of supplies that were donated to help these children start the year off right was incredible to see.”
Four charitable organizations received generous donations of school supplies as a result of the drive. These charities include: Quinn House Ministry in Lawrenceville, Wilderness Works and Atlanta Leadership Club in Atlanta, and Child Enrichment, Inc in Augusta.
For more information on ways to get involved with the ACU Foundation, or to find out what causes they support visit their site: https://www.acuonline.org/home/community/acu-foundation.
About Associated Credit Union
Associated Credit Union, a $2 billion financial institution that serves more than 155,000 members at 22 locations in Atlanta, Augusta, Carrollton and Dawsonville, offers members financial products that fulfill their needs, service that exceeds their expectations and relationships that inspire their trust. For more information about Associated Credit Union, visit ACUOnline.org or like and follow @AssociatedCU on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.