Westerly Community Credit Union donates $5,000 to the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center
Westerly Community Credit Union recently donated $5,000 to the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center.
This donation will help them assist people experiencing financial hardship within the Mystic, Pawcatuck, Stonington, North Stonington, and Westerly communities. This donation is continuation of #WCCUCares initiatives to help local community organizations that directly help those in the community struggling by the effects of COVID-19.
“We know people in our community are hurting due to the effects of COVID and helping our neighbors is WCCU’s priority,” stated William Quirk, Board Director and Donations Committee Chair for the Westerly Community Credit Union. “Working with the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center will have a direct impact for those in true need.”
“We are so grateful for this generous donation from the Westerly Community Credit Union,” stated Susan Sedensky- Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center Executive Director. “WCCU’s President, Steve White, is also the President of the PNC’s Board of Directors and has been a dedicated and valuable board member for many years. PNC is proud to be a safety net for our neighbors in need, especially with the loss of jobs and business closures in our community due to COVID-19.”
If you would like to support the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center through a personal or corporate donation, call (860) 599-3285. You can also donate directly online at www.pawcatuckneighborhoodcenter.org
About Westerly Community Credit Union:
The WCCU mantra, #WCCUCares, emphasizes their focus on caring about their members, their members’ financial success, and their community. Established in 1948, Westerly Community Credit Union is a local, full–service financial institution that currently serves over 19,800 members with lending and deposit products through their convenient locations in Wakefield, Richmond, Westerly, as well as online via www.westerlyccu.com. Recent WCCU awards: Westerly Sun’s Readers’ Choice Best Bank Award (2017-18-19 and top 3 in 2020); Southern RI Chamber Choice- Best Employer (2018) and “Spreadin’ the Love” (2019 & 2020) community service awards; as well as PBN Best Places to Work (2018-19).
About Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center:
The Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, founded in 1985, is a multi-purpose facility which offers a variety of social, educational, health and human services programs with an emphasis on community spirit. The mission of the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center is to be the resource for basic needs for people experiencing financial hardship; and services for seniors in need of socialization and transportation for those living in Mystic, Pawcatuck, Stonington, North Stonington and Westerly.