TopLine Members and Staff Come Together to Help Community Neighbors
Youth Avenues and TopLine with Personal Care Donations
MAPLE GROVE, Minn., October 26, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TopLine Financial Credit UnionOwned by a member based in the Twin Cities financial services cooperative, held its annual Self-Care Campaign throughout September, benefiting three local nonprofits, Avenues for Youth, Keystone Community Services, and YMCA of the North Youth and Family Services. TopLine members and staff have generously donated a variety of personal care items, including shower gel and soap, toothpaste and brushes, diapers, hair care products, socks and much more, to help neighbors in need.
Employees were able to participate by donating personal care items and money in exchange for a “Foundation Friday/Saturday” sticker that allowed them to wear jeans to work. TopLine and community members can also purchase items from our Amazon Wish List or Goal Registry and have them delivered directly to TopLine, who in turn deliver to our charitable partners. By the time the program ended, TopLine employees and members had donated nearly 1,700 personal care items and over $900 in cash to help local individuals and families in need.
“Our employees, TopLine members and community members have come together to support the growing needs of youth, families and seniors,” said TopLine President and CEO Mick Olson. “We remain committed to our social mission of caring for others and improving lives.”
Since 2002, TopLine Financial Credit Union employees and members have participated in a variety of programs each year to benefit a variety of local non-profit charities. In addition to the annual self-care campaign, these efforts include food, clothing, books, bikes, back-to-school supplies and holiday gifts.
Youth Streets Provides emergency shelter, short-term housing and support services to homeless youth ages 16-24 in Hennepin County. More than 4,900 homeless youth live in Minnesota every night. The Avenues shelters in Brooklyn Park and Minneapolis help more than 250 youth a year. Visit www.avenuesforyouth.org to learn more.
Keystone Community Services St. is a community-based volunteer organization located in St. Paul that helps thousands of low-income individuals and families in the East Metro Area. Keystone’s mission is to strengthen the capacity of individuals and families to improve their quality of life. Visit www.keystoneservices.org to learn more.
Tea YMCA of the North Youth and Family Services is a leading nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. To learn more about the Y’s mission and work, visit: https://www.ymcanorth.org/impact.
TopLine Financial Credit UnionMinnesota’s 11th Bank, a credit union based in the Twin Cities.he The largest credit union with more than $794 million in assets and serving more than 50,000 members. Founded in 1935, the not-for-profit financial cooperative offers a full range of financial services from its five branches. branch locations – Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Maple Grove, Plymouth and St. at Paul’s Como Park – and also by phone, mobile application and online www.TopLinecu.com. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, attends school, or volunteers in Minnesota’s Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, Washington, and Wright counties and their immediate family members. TopLine is recognized as: Best Workplace by National Standards 6 out of 7 years and named Twin Cities Business 2023 Best in Business Reader’s Choice Survey finalists in two categories: Credit Union and Mortgage Lender. visit us Facebook gold instagram. To learn more about the credit union basisvisit www.TopLinecu.com/Foundation.
Vicki Roscoe Erickson
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TopLine Financial Credit Union
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