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TruWest Credit Union donates $10,000 to The Marbridge Foundation

Local Credit Union supports adults with cognitive disabilities

TEMPE, ARIZ (November 22, 2023)TruWest® Credit Union donated $10,000 to The Marbridge Foundation in Manchaca, Texas. Marbridge is a nonprofit residential community that offers transitional and lifetime care for adults with intellectual disabilities. In the supportive Marbridge community, residents are given unparalleled opportunities to learn, experience and achieve.

“We are so appreciative of TruWest’s recent donation in support of the Marbridge’s mission,” said Scott McAvoy, President & CEO of Marbridge. “This helps us to continue offering high quality programs and services. We also appreciate TruWest’s donation of time with the wonderful local employees who come on campus and support our mission in person. Thank you so much.”

TruWest is committed to making a difference in the lives of members, employees and the community. A culture of caring and people helping people are among the credit union’s fundamental core values. The credit union regularly adopts a culture of service as it is woven into the fabric of every task and every decision, organization-wide.

“TruWest and its employees are honored to support the vital work of The Marbridge Foundation,” said the credit union’s CEO, Alan Althouse. “We continue to be inspired by the compassionate and joyful care they provide this very important part of our community.”

For more information regarding TruWest Credit Union, please visit https://truwest.org/.


About TruWest Credit Union

TruWest® Credit Union is headquartered in Tempe, Ariz. and operates as a cooperative providing its members with a lifetime of quality financial services and a culture of caring for its organization, employees and communities. TruWest is a strong and sound financial institution with more than 90,000 members and assets totaling more than $1.7 billion. TruWest Credit Union has 11 financial service center locations—eight in metro Phoenix and three in Austin, Texas. For more information, visit www.truwest.org.

About The Marbridge Foundation

The Marbridge Foundation is located in Manchaca, Texas. The nonprofit was founded in 1953 by Ed and Marge Bridges in an effort to create safe residential care for their son, Jim, and other adults with cognitive disabilities. Today, 275 adult residents live and work on the Marbridge campus where adults with intellectual disabilities are given unparalleled opportunities to learn, experience and achieve. For more information, visit https://www.marbridge.org/.

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