Connex Credit Union kicks off fourth quarter “Coins for Change” program benefiting local community organizations for 2013
Hamden, Conn. (October 2, 2013) – Connex Credit Union will donate all fees collected from their Hamden branch coin counting machine from October 1 through December 31 to Concepts for Adaptive Learning (CfAL). The coin counting machine charges 5 percent to Connex members and 7 percent to non-members. Every quarter Connex chooses different local organizations for each of their four coin counting machines located in Guilford, Hamden, North Haven and Wallingford.
CfAL is an independent, non-profit organization based in New Haven, Connecticut that has been serving urban communities since 2003 by giving educational technology services to families and schools. CfAL helps improve the education of disadvantaged public school children by using the resources of technology as the primary strategy for achieving its mission.
If you are a local non-profit or charitable organization interested in participating in the “Coins for Change” program, please contact Chris Whalen at Connex Credit Union, at 203-603-5787 or firstname.lastname@example.org.About Connex Credit Union:
As the Unbank, Connex Credit Union is one of Connecticut’s largest credit unions serving more than 47,000 members at 7 branches throughout greater New Haven. Headquartered in North Haven, Connecticut, Connex is a full-service member-owned credit union that offers members a full-range of financial services and products, including savings and loans, Unbank Checking, Smart Score credit score range, free online and mobile banking and more. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, attends school or worships in New Haven, Hartford or Middlesex Counties. It’s time to Unbank! For more information please call 1-800-CR-UNION or visit www.connexcu.org.