ATHENS, Ga. (August 13, 2013) Thanks to the generosity of Georgia United Credit Union’s members in Athens, 950 school supplies were donated to Gaines Elementary and Alps Road Elementary this morning. This donation was part of the credit union's second School Supply Drive with Star 94 Radio to benefit local Title 1 schools in communities surrounding 16 Georgia United branch locations statewide. A grand total of 8,251 items was collected from all branches; Georgia United’s Gaines School Road Branch donated 535 items to Gaines Elementary and the UGA Branch donated 415 items to Alps Road Elementary.
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Georgia United Credit Union is ranked as one of the top credit unions in Georgia in both size and safety. The organization's mission is to save members time and money with their personal finances. Georgia United Credit Union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF) for up to $250,000 per account.
Georgia United Credit Union serves all Clarke County residents, State Agency employees, county government employees, Board of Regents Colleges and Universities including UGA, adult & technical education schools, employees of more than 450 companies and 11 county school systems including Clarke. Additional information may be located at georgiaunitedcu.org or at our media center.