Press Release December 15, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
1st Financial Federal Credit Union Sponsors an Adopt-A-Family through Crisis Nursery
December 15, 2011- 1st Financial Federal Credit Union located in St. Charles, Hazelwood, downtown St. Louis, and Wentzville, MO partnered with the Crisis Nursery to sponsor a needy family this holiday season. The employees of 1st Financial donated toys, clothes, cash, gift cards, cleaning supplies and personal items.
"We had an overwhelming response from the employees! We were able to provide every item on our family's list, along with some additional surprises and special gifts for the Mother" stated Dusty Stroh, the Systems Analyst from 1st Financial who spearheaded the event. "I felt very proud when we delivered the gifts to the St. Louis Crisis Nursery. It was wonderful how everyone pulled together and made it their mission to give our family a Merry Christmas", said Stroh.
1st Financial Federal Credit Union continues to implement the credit union philosophy of "People Helping People" every day in our surrounding communities. The Credit Union strongly supports local organizations that make a difference in people's lives each and every day.
About 1st Financial Federal Credit Union
Like all credit unions, 1st Financial is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative. 1st Financial Federal Credit Union was chartered on September 3, 1968 as District 837 Credit Union by the International Association of Machinist members employed by McDonnell Douglas. Today, with over 30,000 members and $210 million in assets, 1st Financial is a full service financial institution dedicated to helping our members achieve their financial dreams. For over 40 years 1st Financial has provided members with a full line of dependable financial products and services which returns profits to the members in the form of lower rates on loans and higher savings yields. The cooperative nature of credit unions enables us to provide products and services at very reasonable rates.
1st Financial Federal Credit Union serves those who live, work, worship, attend school, or regularly conduct business in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, and St. Charles County, Missouri and a wide array of companies throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area. 1st Financial is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial organization committed to providing quality services to the membership while demonstrating safe and sound business practices. Deposits are federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), an agency of the U.S. Government.