Great Lakes Credit Union donates $3,000 to Wally Burns VFW

BANNOCKBURN, IL (December 13, 2017) — In support of Great Lakes Credit Union’s (GLCU) initiative to give back to its communities, on December 8, GLCU Board Chair, Jim Fabrie, and Country Club Hills Branch Manager, Terri Spriggs contributed $3,000 to Wally Burns Veterans of Foreign Wars in Flossmoor, Il.

GLCU is proud to support the communities in which its members live. For the second year in a row, GLCU’s Board of Directors adopted an extraordinary plan to give back to its neighbors; Branch Managers of each GLCU location work closely with Board Members to support local and charitable causes.

Spriggs commented, “I have such a respect for those who have served in our armed forces and I’m lucky enough to work for an organization who also shares that same respect”.

Wally Burns Veterans of Foreign Wars’ mission is to foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military, our communities and to advocate on behalf of all veterans.

Throughout 2017, GLCU will continue to donate to organizations that are making a positive impact. To learn about other ways GLCU pays it forward, please visit

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Founded in 1938 and headquartered in Northern Illinois, GLCU is committed to financial empowerment for you. As a not-for-profit financial cooperative with over $1 billion in assets, GLCU is proud to serve more than 80,000 members in the Chicagoland and surrounding areas. Learn more about GLCU’s accounts, educational initiatives and community development programs at


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