WESTERN WI—WESTconsin Credit Union collected school supplies and monetary donations from July 25 to August 6. WESTconsin employees and members, as well as members of the community collected over 3,100 supplies and raised $1,193. All proceeds were delivered by the credit union to local schools and organizations for distribution. WESTconsin extends its gratitude to all who donated, helping local children in need pack their backpacks for the upcoming school year.
WESTconsin Credit Union has been serving members since 1939, and membership is open to anyone who lives or works in the Wisconsin counties of Barron, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, St. Croix, Sawyer, Taylor, Trempealeau, and Washburn, or the Minnesota counties of Anoka, Chisago, Dakota, Goodhue, Isanti, Ramsey, Wabasha, and Washington, with a $5 minimum deposit in a Membership Savings Account. Credit unions are financial institutions owned by their accountholders, and member funds are federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) up to at least $250,000.