IBMSECU’s SECUF holds annual Jingle Bells to lift seasonal spirit

Keys photoThis December, IBM Southeast Employees’ Credit Union’s Southeast Credit Union (SECU) Foundation is hosting the second annual Jingle Bells at the Branches events. The SECU Foundation believes that children are our future and that investing in their success now is important.

Members of the community were invited to purchase a paper bell at a branch to hang on the walls, donate online, or drop off an unwrapped toy for a boy or girl. These events will help underprivileged children ages 4 to 5 enjoy activities, eat holiday treats, collect gifts, and meet a special guest from the North Pole.

Jingle Bells at the Branches will take place at the following Florida locations from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.:

  • Dec. 10 – IBMSECU Boca Raton hosted at Florence Fuller East – 200 NE 14th Street, Boca Raton, FL 33432
  • Dec. 11 – IBMSECU St. Lucie West Branch hosted at ALPI – 198 NW Marion Ave, Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
  • Dec. 12 – IBMSECU Delray Beach Branch – 1000 NW 17th Ave. Delray Beach, FL 33445
  • Dec. 19 – IBMSECU Boynton Beach Branch hosted at Boynton Beach Headstart-  909 NE 3rd Street, BB 33435

For more information about the event, or to learn how you can get involved, call (800) 873-5100, ext. 4774.


America’s First FCU collects toys to brighten holiday season

standing outside with giftsAmerica’s First Federal Credit Union, based in Birmingham, is collecting toy drive donations for the City of Birmingham Mayor’s Office Division of Youth Services through Dec. 7. Credit union members, staff, and the community are invited to drop off new, unwrapped toys at any America’s First branch to brighten this holiday season for a local child in need.

The Mayor’s Office-Division of Youth Services (DYS) strives to ensure that youth in the city of Birmingham are provided with quality, efficient and effective programs and services in eight key areas: athletics & recreation, cultural arts, education, faith-based initiatives, family services, health & wellness, mentoring, and workforce development.


Cookies with Santa at Keys FCU sweetens wonderful time of year

Cookies with Santa at Keys Federal Credit Union is a special time for children of all ages, allowing members of the community to meet Santa and receive a free digital photo with him at Cookies with Santa in Marathon, FL, on Dec. 7 or at Cookies with Santa in Key West, FL, on Dec. 8.

Along with meeting the Jolly Old Elf, Keys FCU invites the community to eat yummy Publix cookies, meet Plato the Publixaurus, enter a coloring contest, and take home goodies.