Charter Oak Awards $16,100 to Local Groups
Community Giving Program Awards Grants to 9 Organizations
Groton, CT – September 10, 2012 - Charter Oak Federal Credit Union has awarded $16,100 to nine local community groups as part of its third-quarter funding.
Grant recipients include the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra; Hospice Southeastern CT; Noank-Mystic Community Band; New London Youth Affairs; New London Community Orchestra; Thames River Family Program; Martin House, Inc.; Thread City Development, Inc. and the Eastern Connecticut Ballet.
Charter Oak is proud to support these organizations and their local initiatives. Funding will be used to introduce school-aged children to the performing arts; enhance the care terminally ill patients receive; increase school readiness skills through early childhood programs and provide employment services for those needing to re-enter the workforce.
Since the inception of the Community Giving Program in 2009, Charter Oak has given more than a half million dollars to local community and non-profit groups. The Community Giving Program provides grants and sponsorships to organizations serving the residents of New London and Windham counties.
Community Giving Grant Application Forms will be reviewed on a quarterly basis. The next deadline is October 1st. To learn more about Charter Oak’s Community Giving Program, visit www.CharterOak.org.
Charter Oak Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Groton, Connecticut, offers a broad range of financial services – including checking, deposit, lending, insurance and investments – to individuals, businesses, nonprofits and professionals in New London and Windham counties. If you live, work, worship, attend school or volunteer in New London and Windham counties, we invite you to do business with us. For more information about what Charter Oak can offer you, please visit www.CharterOak.org.