Owen Edwards, a loan officer in Columbia, South Carolina, in the Southeast Region joined close friend and business partner, Zeke Riddle, to form a powerful fundraising team for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society® (LLS).
This year at our Guild Correspondent's Annual Credit Union Conference, our team partnered up with Home Start to put together care packages. Each package included hygiene items along with a personal note, which then was donated to hundreds of local families and children in need. We were honored to have both Mark Lagace and Laura Tancredi-Baese join [...]
Guild’s Birmingham branch partnered with Magic Moments to see that Judith, who goes by JuJu, experienced the perfect, magical fairytale.
Frith and her team provided monetary donations that allowed the RU 4 People organization to purchase, build, and distribute 128 water filter systems for families in Nepal. Not only does their donation provide for clean water for these families, RU 4 People sent out their own team members to educate these families on hygiene.
Darrel Long with our Columbia Lexington branch contributed $325 to the fundraiser as a sponsor. Collectively, the event raised over $5,000 and had more than 75 people in attendance. Long has also volunteered a minimum of 30 hours per month to the Batesburg Leesville Fire Department as a firefighter/assistant training officer.
Guild Giving Program | Camp Kemo | Columbia Main Branch The Southeast Region’s Columbia Main Branch has been a continuous sponsor for CAMP KEMO. The CAMP KEMO Summer Camp is a community-funded program that provides children with life-threatening illnesses the opportunity to attend a week-long summer camp, where they can have the time of their [...]
The Southeast Region’s Jimmy Parsons and the Montgomery Branch regularly sponsor events supporting charitable causes. Recently, one of Parson’s favorite opportunities to give back was when they participated in the Pike Road Crawfish Festival in May of 2017. With approximately 3,000 pounds of cooked crawfish, the festival goers can feast on fresh crawfish while enjoying [...]