Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union gives back for World Kindness Day

LOWELL, MA (November 30, 2020) — On November 13, World Kindness Day, Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union surprised customers at the Fletcher Street Market Basket in Lowell, with gift cards as part of its Small Acts That Give Back initiative.

For the past three years, Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union’s President and CEO, Mark Cochran, and Team Members surprised shoppers by handing out 100, $15 gift cards to assist with their shopping.

“We’re happy to give back to the community we care so much about in unique and meaningful ways,” said Mark S. Cochran, President and Chief Executive Officer of Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union. “This year has been tough on everyone. We wanted to bring some joy to others in celebration of World Kindness Day.”

Jeanne D’Arc’s Small Acts That Give Back initiative includes various campaigns throughout the year giving back to the community in some small way. The current campaign, is a gas card giveaway surrounding the theme, “Drive Local, Shop Local,” encouraging people to shop locally in support of local businesses. Ten winners will each be awarded a $50 gas card. For more information on the gas card campaign visit

Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union visits Fletcher Street Market Basket in Lowell on World Kindness Day to give Jeanne D’Arc tote bags and Market Basket gift cards to shoppers as part of the Small Acts that Give Back initiative. In photo (back row, from left) Robin Lorenzen, Vice President – Marketing and Financial Education; Mark S. Cochran, President and Chief Executive Officer of Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union. And (back row, from the right), Alison Hughes, AT – Community Engagement Officer; Mike Morowski, Store Manager, and the Fletcher Street Market Basket team.

About Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union

Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union was established in 1912 and is a full-service, community-based financial cooperative. Locally owned by 101,000 members with $2.1 billion in assets, Jeanne D’Arc operates eight full-service branches in Lowell, Dracut (2), Tyngsboro, Chelmsford, Methuen, and Westford, Massachusetts, and Nashua, New Hampshire; high-school branches at Lowell High, Dracut High, and Nashua High School South; a loan center in Lowell; and a mortgage center in Chelmsford. Follow Jeanne D’Arc on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.


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