by Kristin Peterson, Business Development

by Kristin P., Business Development

At Pacific Service Credit Union we pride ourselves on being an active part of our community.  We are committed to actively supporting the communities we serve through financial contributions and volunteer services. Here’s a wrap up of our 2013 contributions.

 

Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano – Holiday Food Drive and Admiral’s Garden Event sponsorship
Our funding helps the Food Bank supply food to needy families.  Our 2013 donation provides to 70,302 meals.

 

Kids Day 2013
Once again, we are a proud sponsor of Kids Day 2013 benefitting The Children’s Hospital of Central California, which provides medical treatment to over 100,000 children.

 

YMCA of San Francisco
We are supporting the Presidio Community YMCA’s afterschool learning program.  The program provides free, high -quality afterschool services to youth in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond neighborhood.

 

Diabetic Youth Foundation
Our donations support the DYF with their mission to improve the quality of life for children, teens and families affected by diabetes.

 

San Francisco Deputy Sheriffs’ Foundation
This year’s funding will provide back-to-school supplies for 300 low-income, at-risk children.

 

Credit Unions for Kids
Credit Unions for Kids is a non-profit collaboration of credit unions across the country benefitting Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Funding supports treatment of children, regardless of their ability to pay.

 

Children’s Miracle Day Fundraiser
We were one of many credit unions supporting the Credit Union SacTown Ten-Mile Race benefitting Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

 

Fresno Police and Neighborhood Watch program
Our funding supports community block parties and education for children.  Children participate in crime prevention activities that reinforce positive living and improve relations with law enforcement officers.

 

Fresno Police Activities League (PAL) programs
Our involvement supports programs for low-income, at-risk residents of the community, including bicycle repair, bicycle giveaways and a mentoring pen pal program.

 

American Red Cross Save-a-Life Days
For the 11th year, our funding sponsors a series of regional training events that deliver lifesaving skills to vulnerable populations in underserved communities at no cost.

 

Youth Homes
Our sponsorship helps Youth Homes provide shelter and services to seriously traumatized and abused foster youth in Contra Costa County and throughout the Bay Area.

 

Loaves and Fishes
Our funding helps Loaves and Fishes dining rooms provide hot meals to individuals and families in need.

 

George Mark Children’s House
Our donation helps to expand the meal program to meet the needs of a growing patient population.

 

Huckleberry Youth Programs
Our donation helps the Huckleberry Youth Programs serve at-risk, runaway and homeless youth in the Bay Area.

 

Poverello House
Since 2010, we have assisted the Poverello House serve the hungry and homeless of Fresno.  Services provided by the Poverello House include emergency shelter, food, transportation, recreation, and social services.

 

Elder Financial Protection Network
Since 2003, we have supported EFPN to prevent the financial exploitation of California’s elderly and dependent adult population.

 

The Salvation Army
Our long-time support helps The Salvation Army provide food and toys for needy families during the holiday season.

 

Bay Area Rescue Mission
Our 2013 donation provided 1,200 turkeys to needy families during the holiday season and bikes for children living at the Rescue Mission.

 

American Red Cross
Our emergency donations assisted with disaster relief following Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines and the tornados that devastated the Midwest in November.

 

Children’s Hospital Central California and Children’s Hospital and Research Center Oakland
We support Children’s Hospital to provide the finest medical care and conduct life-saving research to help millions of kids overcome diseases and injuries regardless of their ability to pay.

 

Fresno Community Food Bank
Our donation helped the Community Food Bank distribute nourishing food for people in need.

 

 

If you are involved in a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that you feel may fit our mission, we would be happy to consider them for a charitable contribution. Simply email me and include your organization’s name, email address and phone number to request an application.