Alaska USA Members and Alaska USA Foundation Raise $40,900 for 10 Alaska Food Banks
ANCHORAGE—Alaska USA Federal Credit Union members contributed $71,400 to support community food banks during its annual Cash for Cans food drive.
Alaska USA Federal Credit Union and the Alaska USA Foundation teamed up for the fundraiser, collecting cash donations at Alaska USA branches. Alaska branches collected $40,900, which will benefit the Food Bank of Alaska in Anchorage, Fairbanks Community Food Bank, Palmer Food Bank, Kenai Peninsula Food Bank, MatSu Food Bank, Kodiak Island Food Bank, Homer Food Pantry, Southeast Alaska Food Bank in Juneau, the Salvation Army in Ketchikan, and the Bethel Lions Club.
“Every year Alaska USA members step up in a big way to help those in need,” said Shannon Conley, Senior Vice President, Branch Administration. “Their generosity is going to help feed a lot of families and children who struggle with finding enough to eat every day.”