The $160 million Members Choice of Central Texas Federal CreditUnion in Waco, Texas, has created a fund to help West VolunteerFire Department rebuild in the wake of the tragic fertilizer plantexplosion on April 17.


The blast killed 14 people, including volunteer firefighters.Funds will be used to help the devastated department replaceequipment and rebuild.


“No change is too small, no bill too large. The firstresponders in West are heroes, and their selfless service to theentire community is inspirational,” said Members ChoicePresident/CEO Don Cox,


The credit union is encouraging its members to donate at any ofits three branches in Waco. TDECU also has helped in the relief effort for the community ofWest, located a 20-minute drive north of Waco.

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