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Community Involvement

Helping Our Communities

UCCU always takes an active role in our community and 2018 was no exception. Over the course of the year, our employees donated either their time or money to multiple organizations in the community including:

  • The Good News of Christmas Campaign
  • Quincy Medical Group’s Women’s Health Center
  • Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign
  • United Way’s Annual Day of Caring
  • Teaching classes for Junior Achievement in the Quincy school district

UCCU also made numerous donations to local organizations, including:

  • The Advocacy Network for Children
  • Cornerstone Foundation’s Dancing with the Local Stars
  • Community Cancer Crush
  • Jackson-Lincoln Swimming Complex
  • Quincy Hospitality House
  • Salvation Army Christmas Fund

UCCU’s Benevolent Fund also donated $1,550 to six members and their families.

 

Through the generosity of our membership, UCCU was able to make our largest donation yet to the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital by raising $5,656.94 in July!  Members also donated money to help fill the food banks for Horizons in Quincy and Douglass Community Center in Hannibal.

United Way Day of Caring Group

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2019 St Jude donation
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United Way Day of Caring
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2019 Hannibal St Jude
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2019 United Way Day of Caring
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2019 United Way Day of Caring
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How we've helped in 2019

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Large check to American Heart Association

American Heart Association

A non-profit organization that funds cardiovascular medical research, educates consumers on healthy living and fosters appropriate cardiac care. Their mission is to reduce disability and deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke throughout the entire United States.

Horizons Food Pantry

Based in Quincy, IL, Horizons has one mission: feed the poor and hungry in our community. By promoting self-reliance and encouraging a strong relationship with Jesus Christ, Horizon has filled the stomachs and facilitated the growth of those most in need in our community for a number of years and we are proud to be a part of their network.

Horizons Food Pantry donation
Blessing Breast Cancer Donation

Blessing Breast Center

When it comes to preventing breast cancer, the best defense is early detection. The Blessing Brest Center staff focuses on catching breast cancer early and helping to minimize your risk. The Blessing Breast Center receives patients from across the region and can handle everything from screenings and mammograms to breast biopsies and post-surgical care.

Special Olympics

Motivated by the goal of making the world a better, healthier and more joyful place—one athlete, one volunteer, one family member at a time, Special Olympics is creating a new world of inclusion and community where every single person is welcomed, regardless of ability.

Large check to Special Olympics
St. Jude Donation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

A nonprofit organization leading the fight against type 1 diabetes by funding research, advocating for favorable medical research regulation, and making it easier for companies to market new medical devices. JDRF provides a support network for millions of people around the world impacted by type 1 diabetes.

Good News of Christmas

Since its inception in 1988, The Good News of Christmas campaign has raised more than $1.75 million and logged countless volunteer hours to help more 1,500 families get back on their feet. A prime example of our region’s deep-rooted compassion and generosity, few could have predicted the longevity and massive impact of this charitable campaign when it first began. We sure are glad it’s around though!

Good News of Christmas Donation

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