In this week’s community good works, credit unions collect and donate school supplies and funds to the greater Massachusetts community.
Fitchburg-based Workers Credit Union has recently surpassed 100,000 members.
Berkshire Bank, Cape Cod Five and Randolph Savings Bank are among the organizations featured in this week’s roundup.
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston (FHLBB) awarded more than $37.5 million in grants, loans and interest-rate subsidies to support 42 affordable housing initiatives in New England.
Fitchburg-based Workers Credit Union and Pittsfield-based Greylock Federal Credit Union were among eight organizations in Massachusetts to receive money awards from the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund.
It’s apropos that Tim Smith is a key part of Workers Credit Union; the man does not abide sitting around. He’s a senior vice president, CFO and treasurer, yet he still commits to volunteering what little personal time he has to organizations large and small.