X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

SAN DIEGO -California Coast Credit Union and USO World Headquarters haven’t forgotten those troops still stationed in Iraq and Kuwait and have joined forces to send them CARE packages. Under Operation USO Care Package, California Coast CU branches are accepting donations of up to $25 or more to sponsor a CARE package for a service man or woman. The packages, assembled by USO Headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, include lip balm, eye drops, toothbrush, toothpaste, sunscreen, baby wipes, disposable razors, and other necessities. Donors will also have the opportunity to write a personal message that will be sent along with the packages. “We encourage our credit union family to show their support for our troops by participating in this worthwhile program at whatever level they can,” said CCCU President/CEO Jim McPheters. “A care package from home shows them that we’re thinking about them and we appreciate everything they are doing to protect our country and our freedoms. Some of the troops will remain in the Middle East for months to come so this will help show them we haven’t forgotten about them.” So far over $1,000 in care package donations has already been raised.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?

Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times

Copyright © 2020 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.