First City Credit Union donates $16,000 to local hospitals

LOS ANGELES , CA (October 3, 2018) — First City Credit Union, through its Helping Hand promotion, raised and donated more than $16,000 to various area hospitals.

The Los Angeles, CA-based credit union donated $10,000 to Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, $2,500 to Los Angeles County (LAC) +USC Medical Center Pediatrics in Los Angeles, $1,000 to Antelope Valley Hospital in Lancaster, and $2,500 to Huntington Hospital in Pasadena.

During the fundraising effort, First City gave members opening a new checking account, $25 while also donating $25 on our member’s behalf.  The choice of hospitals receiving each donation was selected by the member.  These beneficiary hospitals are within our First City’s sponsor groups.

“The efforts of our wonderful members and fantastic staff really made a difference that is going to benefit many people. We thank everyone for participating in this worthwhile cause. We appreciate all of the new members who took advantage of the wonderful checking services we have to offer and we look forward to providing them a great First City experience. Most of all, we know that the real winners here are the patients of our amazing sponsors. Thanks to these sponsors, First City is here to lend a helping hand to our hospitals.” said First City Credit Union CEO Jim Miller.

Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Alexandra Carter; First City Credit Union President and CEO Jim Miller; Children’s Hospital Los Angeles President and Chief Executive Officer Paul S. Viviano; and First City Credit Union Vice President, Member Services Mike Wilkins.

About First City Credit Union

Based in Los Angeles, CA since 1937, First City Credit Union is a 5-star rated credit union. With more than $670 million in assets, more than 56,000 members, and capital reserves more than 11 percent of assets--a measurement of strength that few banks or credit unions can match--First City is among the nation's strongest financial institutions. As a credit union, First City Credit Union is a co-operative not-for-profit financial institution, owned and operated by our members. We offer most of the consumer financial services offered by banks. Unlike banks, however, our earnings are returned to members in the form of superior loan and deposit rates, lower fees, and higher quality personalized service. The credit union has branches in Los Angeles, Pasadena, Lakewood, West Covina, Claremont, and Antelope Valley. For more information, visit


David D. Wong
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First City Credit Union
P: (800) 944-2200 Ext 2500
F: (213) 481-4621

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