Great Lakes Credit Union donates supplies to local schools

BANNOCKBURN, IL (September 5, 2018) — Great Lakes Credit Union (GLCU) delivered much-needed school supplies to local elementary and middle schools.  Staff gathered lists and off they went shopping.  Deliveries were made August 28 – 30 to schools throughout the Chicagoland area – just in time for back to school!

Hillcrest Elementary, Antioch; Richard Bernotas Middle School, Crystal Lake; Olsen Elementary, Woodstock; Oakview Elementary, Bolingbrook; Scott Elementary, Naperville; Markham Park Elementary, Markham; Woodland Middle School, Gurnee; Avon School Center, Round Lake Beach; Evelyn Alexander School, North Chicago; Oakdale Elementary, Waukegan; and Shiloh Park Elementary, Zion.

Principal Tiffany Rucker of Markham Park Elementary School stated “Thank you Great Lakes Credit Union for all of the school supplies. Some students cannot afford the essentials and this will go a long way to help them with the necessary tools to succeed. We appreciate your generous donation.”

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Jasmine Taylor-Newton, Yvonne Bailey, Steve Bugg, President/CEO of Great Lakes Credit Union, Paul Monahan, Nick Mager, Kirby and Donna Beltran gathered school supplies for 11 schools throughout the Chicagoland area.

Nick Mager, Business Development Manager donates school supplies to Principal Tiffany Rucker of Markham Park Elementary School.

About Great Lakes Credit Union

Founded in 1938, GLCU continues to be a growing staple in the community. Today the not-for-profit financial institution serves almost 82,000 members and has over $865 million in assets. It is headquartered in Bannockburn and has 11 branches and more than 170 ATM locations throughout Chicagoland. GLCU also belongs to the CO-OP Shared Branching Network. Members can access accounts nationwide at over 5,600 institutions with thousands of locations in 50 states, and at any of the 30,000 surcharge‐free CO‐OP ATMs. The credit union prides itself in building lifelong relationships and providing financial education for members during all life stages. Learn more at


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