|[February 06, 2014]
Hanscom FCU Board Marks 60 Years with $260,000 Donation
HANSCOM AFB, Mass. --(Business Wire)--
Hanscom FCU is excited to celebrate 60 years as a credit union with the
largest charitable gift in its history.
Paul Marotta, Chairman of the Board at Hanscom FCU, presents a check to Alan Hart, Chairman of the Hanscom FCU Charitable Foundation Board. The funds are the largest gift the credit union has made to date, and will be used to support causes within Hanscom FCU's member communities. (Photo: Business Wire)
The Board of Directors has voted to commemorate the anniversary by
donating $260,000 to the Hanscom FCU Charitable Foundation. With this
gift, the Foundation, established in 2012, can expand support for the
credit union's charitable partners.
"As a board we are proud of our history of "People Helping People," said
Chairman of the Board Paul J. Marotta. "Now, we have the honor of
providing a substantial gift to the Foundation. I can't wait to see the
benefits to our service area that happen because of the Foundation."
The Hanscom FCU Charitable Foundation has worked extensively with
neighbors on Massachusetts' military bases, as well as military and
veteran support groups such as Boston Fisher House and the New England
Center for Homeless Veterans. The Foundation also takes great pride in
long-running relationships with preeminent organizations such as
Children's Hospital Boston and the Massachusetts Coalition for the
"The Credit Union Board has always been supportive of our efforts, and
this obviously takes that support to another, extraordinary level," said
Hanscom Charitable Foundation Chairman Alan M. Hart. "Whether it's a
book drive or financial support, we've spent years doing important work
with some special partners. Now, together, we can imagine some new
Hanscom Federal Credit Union, headquartered at Hanscom Air Force Base,
Mass., serves 52,049 members across the country and overseas through 16
branches, over 100,000 service centers and surcharge-free ATMs, 24-hour
telephone service and a web-based branch. The credit union holds over $1
billion in assets.
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