Following is an excerpt of a press release sent to Sault Business Matters from Northern Credit Union relative to its ‘True North Stronger Fund.’
Northern Credit Union has established the True North Stronger Fund to support communities throughout Ontario in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In coordination with United Way, donations will provide immediate support in areas in which Northern has a presence.
Northern has committed, up to $20,000,to match member and community donations made to the fund.
“In times like these, it is important that our members know that we are here for them,” relayed Richard Adam, president and chief executive officer of Northern Credit Union.
“The True North Stronger Fund will aim to support the well-being of communities and families who have been directly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in areas in which Northern Credit Union operates.Together we are stronger,” Adam added.
One hundred percent of contributions will be distributed by United Way in support of local needs. Northern Credit Union has intentionally designed this fund with flexibility to ensure resources can support the changing needs in the communities in which it operates.
HOW TO HELP
Those who wish to contribute to the True North Stronger Fund may do so via www.northerncu.com/tnsfund
To learn more about United Way’s efforts in response to the COVID-19 pandemic visit www.unitedway.ca/covid-19
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