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  • Northeast Credit Union Donates more than $7,000 to Make-A-Wish New Hampshire

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    November 09, 2018
    PORTSMOUTH – Northeast Credit Union (NECU) presented a donation of $7,022.67 to Make-A-Wish® New Hampshire at its annual Kid’s Halloween Party on Oct. 31. Make-A-Wish® New Hampshire is a non-profit organization whose mission is to create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.
     
    “Make-A-Wish® gives these children something to look forward to, not just by granting wishes, but also through events that bring them together as a community,” states Tim Collia, Northeast Credit Union president and CEO. “We would like to thank our members and staff for helping to raise additional money this year; the money raised will help bring much-deserved happiness to the lives of children and young people facing life-threatening conditions.”
     
    “By granting the wishes of children facing critical illnesses through their support, Northeast Credit Union and their members are transforming the lives of children, families, and communities throughout New Hampshire,” states Julie Baron, Make-A-Wish® NH president and CEO. “These wishes allow everyone involved to experience true happiness, giving children renewed energy and strength, bringing families closer together, and uniting communities. Our credit unions embody their value of people helping people every day. We are truly grateful for the continued support of Northeast Credit Union and love their participation in our annual Halloween party.”
     
    About Northeast Credit Union
    Since 1936, Northeast Credit Union (NECU) has been helping people with their financial needs and giving back to the local communities. NECU has $1.4 billion in assets and serves more than 130,000 members at 20 branches throughout New Hampshire and Maine. NECU is member-owned, operating not-for-profit, but for service, which allows the revenue generated by its services to be given back in the form of lower interest rates on loans, reduced fees, attractive earnings on savings and investments, and around-the-clock access to the latest electronic services. As part of its ‘Love Your Community Project,’ NECU is committed to celebrating and supporting the organizations and individuals who make its communities a better place to live and work. For information, visit www.necu.org.

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    Northeast Credit Union’s Laurie Beebe, Lynda Crockett and Billy The Bear presented a $7,022.67 donation to Julie Baron, Make-A-Wish® NH president and CEO at the annual Make-A-Wish New Hampshire Halloween Party in Manchester on Oct. 31. 
    Contact:
    Debbie Auger
    (603) 422-9801