60 Charities Each to Receive $1,060

Jul 13, 2011, 10:42 ET from Community Financial Credit Union

PLYMOUTH, Mich., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Right now, Community Financial Credit Union is giving away $1,060 every weekday for 60 days. It's called Summer of Sharing and all local non-profit organizations are eligible to participate.  

To nominate your favorite charity, community or school group, simply go online to SummerOfSharing.org and answer this question, "What GOOD could you do with $1,060?" Community Financial launched the Summer of Sharing program on June 13, 2011, in celebration of the credit union's 60th anniversary.

"For the past 60 years, the credit union has been enhancing the lives of our members and our communities, devoting both time and money to the communities where we do business" said Bill Lawton, Community Financial CEO.  "In honor of our 60th anniversary, we want to give others the chance to help as well."  

Community Financial Marketing Manager Sarah Cousineau said, "We know tough economic times can impact groups that rely on donations to keep programs running." Cousineau added, "Community Financial has remained a strong financial choice for our members and the Summer of Sharing is our way of saying thank you to our communities for their faith in us."

For complete information on Community Financial's Summer of Sharing program, please visit www.SummerOfSharing.org.

About Community Financial Credit Union

Headquartered in Plymouth, Mich., membership in Community Financial Credit Union is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, volunteers, or attends school in the Michigan cities, townships or counties of Plymouth, Canton, Northville, Novi, Alpena, Otsego and Montmorency.  With more than 47,000 members, Community Financial provides financial services to members at eight branch locations and through a variety of automated and online services.  For more information, visit the credit union web site at www.cfcu.org or call (734) 453-1200 or (877) 937-2328, toll free.

SOURCE Community Financial Credit Union