Canyon State Credit Union donates over 150,000 diapers to Child Crisis Arizona & AZ Helping Hands
PHOENIX, AZ (January 7, 2020) — Canyon State Credit Union is committed to a cause, committed to a purpose and committed to success. Thanks to the generosity of our members, staff and partners, Canyon State Credit Union delivered over 150,000 diapers during KTAR’s annual Caring for Kids event benefitting Child Crisis Arizona and Arizona Helping Hands.
Robb Scott, President and CEO, said “At the end of the day, we are really serving the community and the children. These children are going to grow up and be the people who are going to lead this country and we want to make sure we are providing the best kind of items for them. Our tagline at Canyon State is Committed To YOU™. In addition to being committed to our members, we are committed to the communities we serve. We believe it is our responsibility to give back to our communities and that includes helping children right here where we live and work – making a difference for our neighbors. This was our sixth year to participate in this much needed event and to date we have delivered almost one million diapers.”
Child Crisis Arizona provides hope and services to vulnerable children and families. Child Crisis Arizona operates the only emergency shelters for children in the Valley, is a leading resource to license, train and support foster and adoptive families and provides early childhood education through a preschool, parenting classes, workshops and playgroups. Torrie Taj Chief Executive Officer, stated “I am thrilled with the outpouring of donations. These donations make a huge difference in our effort to help children and families who are struggling.
Arizona Helping Hands assists foster families who have provided a safe environment for children in the Arizona Department of Child Safety system. Dan Schufelt, CEO, stated “We endeavor to make lives better for kids in foster care. I am blown away by how generous the Phoenix community is to Caring for Kids!!”
About Canyon State Credit Union
Canyon State Credit Union is headquartered in Phoenix and has been serving the people of Arizona for more than 67 years with seven branch locations in the Valley and a branch in Payson, AZ. With $450 million in assets and over 37,000 members, Canyon State is open for membership from anyone who lives, works, or worships in within six counties in Arizona, as well as anyone who works for the credit union’s designated Select Employee Groups (SEGs). visit www.CanyonStateCU.org