By: GO LOCAL Staff
April 4, 2013
"Bowl for Kids' Sake" raises more than $8,000 for Local “Big Brothers Big Sisters”
Fifteen teams of employees from GO LOCAL member Redwood Credit Union (RCU) recently participated in the Big Brothers Big Sisters “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” at Double Decker Lanes in Rohnert Park, CA. Nearly 100 volunteers from RCU, including employees, family and friends, bowled to raise funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the North Bay, a mentoring program that creates a positive impact on children of low-income and/or single-family households. In addition to volunteer support and the Credit Union’s corporate sponsorship, RCU staff collected monetary pledges and donations for the nonprofit, bringing RCU’s collective contributions to more than $8,000.
RCU demonstrates their commitment to the communities they serve in a variety of ways through volunteerism, fundraising and donations, sponsorship, leadership on non-profit boards, free financial literacy programs and more. Each year, RCU supports numerous local non-profits including the Volunteer Center of Sonoma County, Tomorrow’s Leaders Today, the American Red Cross, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, United Way and others.
Founded in 1950, Redwood Credit Union is a full-service financial cooperative providing personal and business banking to anyone living or working in the North Bay or San Francisco. RCU offers complete financial services including checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, online and mobile banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, investment and financial planning services, and more. The Credit Union also offers a variety of insurance products and discount auto sales through their wholly-owned subsidiary. RCU currently has more than $2.1 billion in assets and serves 225,000 Members with 18 full-service branch locations from San Francisco to Ukiah. For more information, please call 1 (800) 479-7928 or visit www.redwoodcu.org.