AmeriCU Credit Union host Cans for a Cause

AmeriCU News

ROME, NY – NOVEMBER 27, 2023:  AmeriCU Credit Union’s Mortgage Team will host Cans for a Cause, a bottle and can drive benefit for local organizations on Saturday, December 9 at 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Participants are encouraged to collect their empty bottles and cans and bring them to the following locations:

  • Rome Financial Center, 1916 Black River Blvd. Rome, NY 13440
  • Liverpool Financial Center, 7474 Oswego Road, Liverpool, NY 13090
  • Watertown Financial Center, 871 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY 13601

All proceeds from the Bottle and Can Fundraiser will directly benefit: Rome Rescue Mission, Joseph’s House for Women, and Children’s Home of Jefferson County. By participating in this event, attendees not only contribute to a cleaner environment but also support a local cause that is dedicated to helping the community.

“By generously supporting these organization, we’re making a tremendous impact that ignites our passion for giving back this holiday season. Our team not only finances homes within our community but wholeheartedly volunteers to uplift and enrich our community, stated David Ocasio Ross, AVP of Mortgage Services at AmeriCU.

AmeriCU’s Mortgage Executives facilitate the process of obtaining and managing home loans, assisting members with everything from loan origination to payment collection and compliance. AmeriCU’s Mortgage Executives play a vital role in ensuring members receive a smooth homeownership experience.

AmeriCU has a longstanding commitment to the communities the credit union serves. Being a credit union, AmeriCU was founded on the principle of people helping people, over 73 years ago.  As the credit union evolved over the years one thing has remained unchanged – their commitment to their members and the community. Cans for Cause is one of the way the credit union strives to make a difference.

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About AmeriCU Credit Union 

As a credit union, AmeriCU is a not-for-profit financial institution owned by our members. Serving 24 counties in New York and beyond, AmeriCU provides you with all the products and services you need – often with low or no fees, and better rates. The organization has been serving the local community for over 70 years and, in that time, has grown to more than 160,000 members, 20 financial centers, and $2.7 billion in assets. AmeriCU is located in Central New York and is among the State’s largest, full-service financial cooperatives. For more information, visit Equal Housing Lender – Federally Insured by NCUA – Membership Eligibility Required.



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