This White Hat Brings In Lots OfGreen
TORONTO - (07/17/06) For the third year in a row,NAFCU awarded Members First FCU its White Hat awardfor raising the most funds for NAFCUs political actioncommittee. But this years award was for an off-the-chartsperformance as the Mechanicsburg, Pa., credit union raised $80,000in PAC money in 2005, the most ever by any credit union in a singleyear. Members First President Robert Marquette, who challenged eachcredit union to get involved in raising political action funds,said they raised the money by selling NAFCU stuffed bears, holdinggolf tournaments, and with a variety of other events. The $900million credit union has raised almost $150,000 for NAFCUsPAC over the past three years.