Leominster Credit Union donates books to local organizations

LEOMINSTER, MA (June 23, 2023) — Leominster Credit Union has proudly participated in Children’s Book Month for over 20 years, an annual event sponsored by the Cooperative Credit Union Association.

During the month of April, donations of new and gently used children’s books were accepted at all LCU locations. LCU employees participated in Jeans Days raising funds to purchase books. This year’s event was organized by Rachel Terrell, Executive Assistant, assisted by Linda Taratuta, Elizabeth Bushnell, Mary Marchant, Nicole Florio and Amy Lacouture. LCU members and employees generously donated over 990 books.

Books were distributed to various organizations including; MOC (Child Care and Head Start Center), Sunrise Assisted Living, Fitchburg Public Schools, Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg/ Leominster, Johnny Appleseed School, Clinton Preschool, Elementary and District Resource Center, Wachusett Regional High School Preschool and the Francis Drake School.

Barbara Mahoney, LCU President/CEO; Katie Komberg, MOC; Linda Taratuta, LCU Consumer Loan Underwriter

Nicole Florio, LCU Lending Specialist; Luisa Fernandez & Eva Kelly, ESL Director Fitchburg Schools Barbara Mahoney, LCU President/CEO

Barbara Mahoney, LCU President/CEO (L); Katie Gingras, Guidance Counselor, Johnny Appleseed with JA students; Kelli Rooney, SVP/ Community Engagement and Marketing

Amy Lacouture, LCU Sr. Consumer Loan Underwriter, Lorrie Brodeur, Sunrise Senior Living

Rachel Terrell, LCU Executive Assistant; Elizabeth Coveney, Chief Executive Officer Fitchburg/Leominster Boys & Girls Club; Mary Marchant, LCU Receptionist

About Leominster Credit Union

Founded in 1954, Leominster Credit Union (LCU) is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative with a full range of deposit, lending, and other financial services. Headquartered in Leominster, Massachusetts, LCU is proud to claim nearly 40,000 members and more than $800 million in assets. LCU has seven branch locations in Leominster, Clinton, Holden, North Leominster, Sterling and Worcester with ATM services at all branch locations. LCU also provides 24-hour banking via Mobile and Online services. Visit or call 800-649-4646.


Kelli Rooney
SVP / Community Engagement &  Marketing
Leominster Credit Union

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