articles from November 2013


November 25th, 2013

Holiday Toy Drive for Homeless Children

To help give back this holiday season, Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union will be collecting donations for Wellspring’s annual toy drive. Drop off your donation through December 19th, 2013 at any SMCU branch location. What should I donate? New clothes, all sizes from infant to teen Gift cards (Target, Safeway, Fred Meyer, etc.) New, unwrapped toys… (keep reading)


November 21st, 2013

Meet our 2014 Feel Good Checking Partners!

Over the last four weeks, you nominated more than 30 non-profit organizations to be our 2014 Feel Good Checking partners. SMCU reviewed each one of these amazing organizations and narrowed it down to a list of 21 finalists, including our 2013 partners who were up for re-election. The finalists went before a public vote to… (keep reading)


November 18th, 2013

Street Closures and Limited Parking Near Kirkland Branch on 11/24

Parts of Kirkland Avenue and Lake Street S will be closed on Sunday, November 24 due to the 13th Annual Hopelink Turkey Trot. As a result of the event, street parking near the Kirkland branch may be limited. Click here for more details.


November 1st, 2013

Checking for Change: VOTE NOW for our 2014 Feel Good Checking partners!

Over the past two weeks, you have nominated more than 30 local non-profits. After reviewing all of these incredible organizations, we have narrowed it down to 21 finalists, including our current partners who are up for re-election, to be in the running to become one of SMCU’s seven 2014 Feel Good Checking® partners. To choose… (keep reading)