Nearly 9,000 babies are born prematurely each year in Washington State alone, putting fragile lives at risk and an indescribable hardship on their families. March of Dimes, a non-profit organization, supports these babies and their families financially, medically, and emotionally, as well as supporting research on premature births and birth defects to help prevent future… (keep reading)
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Giving back to the community is an obligation. Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union believes it is a priority to give back to the communities where we do business while focusing on our members and their needs. Through programs like our Green Loans and Feel Good Checking non-profit partnerships, SMCU seeks to achieve a greater good through responsible corporate citizenship.
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)
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)
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)
SMCU is proud to be a sponsor of the Community Alliance for Global Justice’s 7th Annual Strengthening Local Economies Everywhere (SLEE) Dinner. In addition to emphasizing the importance of sustainable food, this year’s dinner and silent auction celebrates food service workers and their accelerating struggle for better conditions. Details Date: Saturday, September 7th, 2013 Time:… (keep reading)