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Festival of Trees and Rockin' Around the Wreaths Raises $23,800
Monday, December 3, 2018 11:00 AM

The 2018 Festival of Trees was held in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, and at the same time the Rockin’ Around the Wreaths event was held at Cornerstone’s Arkansas office.  

The Dallas and Fort Worth Chapters came together to host more than 200 people at this year’s event. The Central Arkansas, Pine Bluff, and South Central Arkansas chapters joined forces with 46 people attending their second annual Christmas party and Foundation fundraiser. Both events were great examples of the cooperative spirit with credit unions and chapters coming together to celebrate the holiday while supporting your Foundation. 

A total of 10 trees and more than 60 wreaths were donated to the auctions by credit unions, individuals, and vendors.

Special thanks goes to auctioneers Jeff Hurley and Skeeter Brosius, everyone who attended and purchased the trees and wreaths, the committee members who gave their time and creativity to the events, and of course our sponsors:

CUNA Mutual Group     Credit Union Resources, Inc.

Cornerstone Credit Union League     WEOKIE FCU

  • InTouch CU
  • American Airlines
  • Catalyst Corporate FCU
  • Dallas Chapter of CUs          
  • Fort Worth Chapter of CUs                                
  • Fort Worth Community CU
  • Mobility CU
  • Oklahoma Central CU
  • Tarrant County’s CU
  • Tinker FCU

Thanks to all of you, our festive events raised more than $23,800. 

Thanks to you, the dollars raised will help fund your Foundation’s three initiatives: financial capability, credit union development, and disaster relief for credit union staff and volunteers. 

Thanks to you, credit unions throughout the region will receive grants to enhance their staff training, assist with audits and planning sessions, update their old software and computers, and start financial capability programs in their communities. 

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