SharePoint credit union, financial one credit union and dav of minnesota donated over 1,000 winter..
Friday, January 29, 2016
SharePoint Credit Union – HOPKINS, Minn. (January 29, 2016) – SharePoint Credit Union recently partnered with the Disabled American Veterans of Minnesota (DAV of MN) and Financial One Credit Union to collect and donate over 1,000 winter coats, mittens, hats, coveralls, snow pants, etc to the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) to support veterans and their families in need of a warm coat in Minnesota.
The 2015 coat drive ran November 30th- December 18th. The DAV of Minnesota, SharePoint Credit Union, and Financial One Credit Union sponsored the coat drive; both Credit Unions are longtime sponsors and contributors to DAV of Minnesota programs that serve and support our veterans. The donated coats were distributed by MACV to homeless and needy veterans and veteran families in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Duluth and Mankato. MACV is a nonprofit organization that has been assisting veterans and their families for over 25 years.
“We are honored to be able to help raise awareness and collect needed coats and other winter items for well deserving service men and women and their families We were pleased with success of the drive; SharePoint is committed to sponsoring this coat drive again next year,” said Phillip A. Kopischke, President and CEO of SharePoint Credit Union. “Through this great partnership and the generous coat donors, many veterans and/or their families will enjoy a better quality of life during this winter season.”