LAFCU 2015 fundraising efforts net more than $18,000 for United Way
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Posted by: Eric Dimoff
LANSING, Mich. - LAFCU recently presented the Capital Area United Way with a check for more than $18,000 in donations raised and pledged during 2015.
During 2015, LAFCU employees held a variety of events to earn money for the United Way, including branch bake sales ($980), a sports auction ($1,705), dress down days ($425), a live auction ($501), a silent auction ($1,306), a 50/50 drawing ($151), and an event at Painting with a Twist ($900). Employee pledge donations and a corporate donation made up the balance of the funds raised.
“LAFCU employees are a very giving and caring group of people, and I am very proud to make this donation to Capital Area United Way,” said Robin Frucci, LAFCU CEO. “We are especially grateful for the opportunity to give back to the communities we serve.”
Chartered in 1936, LAFCU is proud to be mid-Michigan’s credit union, serving the counties of Barry, Calhoun, Clinton, Eaton, Gratiot, Ingham, Ionia, Jackson, Livingston, Montcalm and Shiawassee. A recipient of the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Award, LAFCU takes pride in bringing value to the financial lives of its members, neighbors, families and community. Offering a comprehensive range of personal and business financial products, LAFCU provides services that include checking and savings accounts, auto and mortgage lending, business accounts and business lending. LAFCU serves nearly 60,000 members, holds nearly $600 million in assets, and maintains nine locations throughout Greater Lansing and Shiawassee County. Anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in its designated counties is eligible to join. Members enjoy benefits, such as lower interest rates on loans, higher yields on savings, insurance discounts, preferred seating for LAFCU-sponsored events, and access to 28,000 surcharge-free ATMs through the CO-OP ATM network. LAFCU supports and enriches mid-Michigan by donating funds and employee volunteer hours to many organizations and causes.
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