Bed for Every Child: PSCU supports Bed for Every Child because we believe that all children deserve a safe place to sleep at night. A Bed for Every Child is a Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless program that provides access to free new twin beds for children in need throughout Massachusetts.
Cory Garwacki Fund: PSCU donates to The Cory Garwacki Foundation's noble philosophy, "To Love to Give," which promotes a charitable lifestyle. The fund promotes and facilitates this way of living through community partnerships, education, and awareness, especially in relation to families affected by chronic illness.
Dakin Humane Society: Dakin Humane Society is a community supported animal welfare organization that provides shelter, medical care, spray/neuter services, and behavioral rehabilitation for more than 200,000 animals each year. Dakin runs solely on contributions from individuals, such as PSCU, who care about animals!
East Longmeadow High School Booster Clubs: PSCU is a proud supporter of booster clubs for ELHS baseball, softball, and soccer teams. These clubs provide extras not covered by the school, such as assistant coach stipends, sports banquets, team events, senior nights and gifts, and more!
East Longmeadow Rotary Foundation: The object of the Rotary Club in East Longmeadow is to encourage and foster the ideal of service within personal, business, and community life. PSCU represents their support of service in all aspects of life through donations to the Rotary Foundation.
East Longmeadow Youth Safety Committee: Established to provide information to parents and students regarding current trends and issues affecting the youth of East Longmeadow, the Youth Safety Committee is comprised of members of local officials. PSCU is proud to support a local committee and be a partner in the community.
ELEEF: The East Longmeadow Educational Endowment Fund (ELEEF) works to enrich the classroom experience for local students by funding "extras" that are not covered in the school budget. "Extras" include robotics programs, smart boards, 3-D printers, microscopes, and much more! PSCU is proud to support ELEEF in creating excellence in education!
ERC5 Annual Breakfast and Golf Tournament: PSCU is a sponsor of both the Annual Breakfast Meeting and the Annual Golf Classic hosted by The East of the River Five Town Chamber of Commerce (ERC5).
Hanscom Miles of Smiles: The Miles of Smiles marathon is used to raise proceeds to advance research on pediatric brain cancer and Moyamoya disease, which is a rare disease that puts children at risk of strokes. With contributions from over 50 credit unions, including PSCU, Credit Unions Kids at Heart is able to donate a large sum to Boston's Children Hospital each year to support this important cause.
Margolis Road Race: PSCU sponsors Margolis Orthodontics’ Miles for Music. All proceeds raised from the 5k road race benefit the middle school music programs in Wilbraham, Hampden, Ludlow, Palmer, Monson, and East Longmeadow.
Pioneer Valley Chapter Golf Tournament: The Pioneer Valley Chapter Golf Tournament is one of the Red Cross Chapter’s signature fundraising events, which provides resources for the chapter’s work. PSCU is proud to assist in funding important initiatives such as 24/7 disaster relief and more!
PSCU Scholarship: PSCU works with the Pioneer Valley Chapter of the Cooperative Credit Union Association to provide college financial assistance to local students. Nine deserving high school seniors who are entering an undergraduate degree program are awarded scholarships of $1,000 – $2,000.
Rays of Hope: PSCU is proud to assist in the search for a cure for Breast Cancer! Rays of Hope helps women and men in the fight against breast cancer. All proceeds from the race support research at the Rays of Hope Center for Breast Cancer Research and provides funding for state-of-the-art equipment, breast health programs, and much more!
Toys for Tots: The mission of Toys for Tots is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October – December each year and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the community in which the campaign is conducted. PSCU is proud to bring this program to East Longmeadow!