Business Buzz: Heartland Credit union hosts HEART Day
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Sun This Week (October 12, 2016) - Heartland Credit Union, Inver Grove Heights, hosted its second annual HEART (Helping Everyone Achieve Random Kindness Together) Day on Oct. 10 and participated in a statewide event, called Plus it Forward Day, with 24 other credit unions to spread kindness throughout Minnesota.
On HEART Day, Heartland employees spent the afternoon delivering treats and thanks to area police stations and city halls in Inver Grove Heights, Hastings, Lakeville, Rosemount, New Market and New Prague.
Gov. Mark Dayton declared Monday, Oct. 10, Plus It Forward Day across the state. In his proclamation, Dayton noted that “Minnesota’s credit unions demonstrate a unique ability to collaborate, cooperate, and leverage their resources and passion to make great things possible.” Together, an estimated 1,200 credit-union volunteers directly assisted nearly 22,000 people in 65 communities statewide.