Municipal Credit Union is proudly giving back to in-need families throughout New York City this holiday season. MCU –working alongside various partner organizations – donated more than 1, 650 turkeys during its Sixth Annual MCU Turkey Drive on Thursday, November 17, 2016, 2016. The donations were distributed by partner organizations throughout the five boroughs to assist local families in anticipation of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Organizations that helped in distributing the turkeys across the New York City area this season included the New York City Police Department (NYPD) , the Fire Department of New York (FDNY), New York Department of Correction(DOC), New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY), New York City Department of Education (DOE), Providence House, Research and Service High School, Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office, Medger Evers College, City Tech College and the Transit Workers Union (TWU).
“We’re delighted to be able to work with our partner organizations, NYPD, FDNY, DOC and DSNY who helped us in distributing turkeys to NYC residents in need during our Annual Thanksgiving Drive,” said MCU Vice President of Business Development/Member Relations Corey Fernandes. “Giving back during this time of year lies at the heart of the credit union tradition of “People Helping People.”