SANFORD, Maine, Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- York County FCU's Ending Hunger Committee held its first Gala & Silent Auction on Saturday, August 12 to raise money in the fight against hunger in York County, Maine. The event attracted 65 attendees who enjoyed a night of fun while bidding on packages from local businesses and individuals.
"The Gala & Silent Auction was a true reflection of how local businesses, organizations, and individuals can come together to support the communities we live in and serve by donating goods and services," said Erin Jones, Chair of York County FCU's Ending Hunger Committee. "Through this generosity, we raised over $6,000 to help fight hunger in York County."
The Gala & Silent Auction raised $6,704 towards York County FCU's Ending Hunger Campaign. At the end of the year, York County FCU distributes the money raised towards local food pantries and soup kitchens across York County, Maine.
York County Federal Credit Union (YCFCU) is a community-centered financial institution based in York County, Maine. Founded in 1954, YCFCU served educators, but expanded their charter to include area businesses, organizations, and their families. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, or attends school in York County. Additional information about YCFCU's products and services is available at www.yorkcountyfcu.com.
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SOURCE York County Federal Credit Union