MARLBORUGH, Mass. (2/24/12)--The Massachusetts Credit Union League has made a $125,000 donation to Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless, representing contributions from the league's member credit unions in 2011.
The largest individual contribution came from Medical Area FCU, Brookline, Mass., which raised $24,000 by the "Walk Home" fundraiser.
Hanscom FCU, Hanscom Air Force Base, raised $10,000 from an employee raffle along with various other fundraising efforts.
The league also presented its Paul J. Marotta Outstanding Service Award to Nicole James, president/CEO of the Medical Area FCU.
In presenting the award, Bernie Winne, league chairman and president/CEO of Boston Firefighters CU, Dorchester, Mass., cited James' efforts in raising funds for the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless.