Mill City Credit Union Awards $1,000 to Local Do-Gooder
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Mill City Credit Union - MINNETONKA, Minn. (December 6, 2017) - Mill City Credit Union (CU) has announced the winner of its most recent Making the Greater Good Even Greater give-back campaign. The winner, non-profit organization Loaves and Fishes, was awarded $1,000 from the credit union.
The mission of Loaves and Fishes is to serve free, nutritious meals to people in need in an atmosphere of hospitality at site locations where the need is greatest. They are always guided by their vision that all people, regardless of socioeconomic, cultural or ethnic background, deserve to meet their basic needs for food, dignity and respect. The $1,000 donation from Mill City CU will allow Loaves and Fishes to serve over 400 meals to people in need.
About Making the Greater Good Even Greater
Making the Greater Good Even Greater is a campaign that honors the credit union philosophy of “people helping people” and inspires charitable giving throughout the Twin Cities area. Community members can nominate their favorite non-profit or small business through Mill City CU’s Greater Good program webpage. Nominations are accepted year-round, and eligible nominees are entered into a Facebook contest. The non- profit and small business with the most likes at the end of a specified voting period are declared the winners and awarded $1,000 each. Since August 2015, Mill City CU has awarded nearly $28,000 to 17 non-profits and 15 small businesses through the campaign.
To be eligible, small business or non-profit organizations must have total net revenue of less than $500,000 on their last IRS filing or an IRS 501c3 tax exemption status. They must also operate in Carver, Hennepin, McLeod, Meeker, or Wright County. Additional details can be found online.
About Mill City Credit Union
Mill City Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative helping its 22,000+ members achieve their financial goals. Anyone who lives or works in Minnesota counties Carver, Hennepin, McLeod, Meeker, and Wright, as well as General Mills employees, retirees, and their family members nationwide can become a member by opening an account or applying for a low-rate loan. Mill City maintains four metro Minnesota branches, as well as General Mills plant branches in Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Belvidere, Illinois; Hannibal, Missouri; and Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Additional information can be found on MillCityCU.com or by calling 800-284-6328.