TruStone Foundation: Credit Union Employees Team Up with the TruStone Financial Foundation to Donate $2,100 to the American Red Cross
10/16/2017

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Oct. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TruStone Financial Federal Credit Union employees recently raised $1,055 for the American Red Cross to support hurricane relief. The TruStone Financial Foundation then matched these funds dollar-for-dollar for a total donation of $2,110.

Each month TruStone Financial hosts a Charity Casual Day to support local charities or causes that resonate with their employees. Staff members have the opportunity to donate money to that month’s cause in order to wear jeans, and together the company unites to make a difference. In 2017, contributions to the dress down day have totaled more than $16,000.

“Our employees consistently show their deep generosity with our Charity Casual Days, and raising money for the American Red Cross was no exception,” commented TruStone Financial Chief Business Officer, Steve Steen. “It’s incredibly moving to see our credit union come together to help those in need, it’s truly people helping people, our credit union philosophy in action.”

The American Red Cross has the humanitarian mission to bring disaster relief services such as shelter, food and comfort to those who need it most. In response to the American Red Cross’ relief efforts, TruStone Financial CEO Tim Bosiacki stated, “We are proud to present this donation to an organization that is making a positive impact on those who have been affected by the recent hurricanes in Texas, Louisiana, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.“

About the TruStone Financial Foundation

The TruStone Financial Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2009 by TruStone Financial Federal Credit Union to support financial education and programs through scholarship and outreach.

About TruStone Financial

TruStone Financial is one of the fastest growing credit unions in the Midwest with assets of $1.27 billion and exceeding 107,000 members. There are 14 branches across Minnesota and Wisconsin. The credit union is headquartered in Plymouth, Minnesota. For more information and full membership criteria, visit TruStoneFinancial.org.

About The American Red Cross
The American Red Cross is a humanitarian organization led by volunteers to provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies in everyday life.

Contact: Katie Grindeland, Senior Vice President, Director of Marketing and Communications Phone: 763.595.4002 Katie.Grindeland@TruStone.org


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