New Mexico CUs Aid LocalHospital
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - (03/15/06) The CU Association of NewMexico will give University of New Mexico Childrens Hospitala check for $216,000, which was raised by the states creditunions over the past year. The donation is a down payment on a$1million the credit unions pledged to help finance construction ofthe hospitals new pediatric emergency wing. Credit unionssold stuffed animals, collected change at teller stations, andraffled artwork provided by members, with all of the proceeds goingto the hospital fund. The Albuquerque hospital treats more than57,000 children a year.