Kinecta Federal Credit Union and Thomas House Family Shelter teamed up on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to provide a homeless family a better future

MANHATTAN BEACH, CA (January 21, 2022) — Kinecta Federal Credit Union partnered with Thomas House Family Shelter to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy through service and spread his vision of a beloved community. Kinecta Volunteer Corps painted a 2-bedroom apartment for a homeless family to have a safe and stable place for a new beginning and helped organize the donation pantry.

At Kinecta, we are committed to the advancement and strengthening of the communities we serve,” said Latrice McGlothin, Executive Director, Kinecta Community Foundation. “Today we are honored to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by partnering with Thomas House Family Shelter to provide a homeless family a better future. We strive to help make a difference through volunteer opportunities, fundraising activities, charitable contributions and more.”

Thomas House Family Shelter works to provide a safe, supportive environment and the resources necessary for homeless families with children to remain together while empowering them to become independent and self-sufficient.

Kinecta Volunteer Corps is composed of employees of Kinecta Federal Credit Union and its subsidiaries who give their time to support non-profit community partners. In 2020, they volunteered more than 4560 hours, donated more than $634,000 to charitable causes and participated in over 145 community events. To learn more about Kinecta’s community outreach programs and activities, visit


About Kinecta Federal Credit Union

Kinecta Federal Credit Union is the country's 35th largest credit union, with assets of $6.6 billion and over 270,000 member-owners. Its 800+ employees serve members from 31 branches, a variety of specialty offices, and highly responsive call centers on both coasts. Banking the Southern California area for more than 80 years, with recent expansion into New York, New Jersey, and Northern California, Kinecta offers its members a full range of financial products through the Credit Union and its subsidiaries, Kinecta Wealth Management and Kinecta Insurance Services. Kinecta has been recognized by the Mortgage Bankers Association as a recipient of its Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Residential Leadership Award, and received the Best of Show award granted by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Technology Council. Daily Breeze readers have named Kinecta a top credit union for the past 11 years in the South Bay area of Los Angeles. Kinecta supports its communities in a variety of ways, by giving back through the Kinecta Community Foundation as well as serving as the official financial services partner of the LA Galaxy, and sponsor of the Rochester Americans and Rochester Red Wings. To learn more about Kinecta, visit


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