Pictured Left to Right: Social Action Committee Members Garrett Garcia and Nancy Condran.
Our 59th Annual Meeting was held virtually on March 26, 2022 and over 40 Members were in attendance. All attendees were greeted by our President/CEO James Burns and Board Chairman Jack Hickey. Board elections were held and following the Board Officers Reports, the results of the election were announced. Board Chairman Jack Hickey and Board Treasurer Steven Van Note were elected to serve another three-year term. During the meeting, our Employee of the Year was announced along with the Service Awards. They were:
Thank you to everyone who helped us collect baby clothing and items to help children and families in need at the Special Care Nursery located at Shore Medical Center in Somers Point. Members, Staff, and their families dropped off handmade blankets and hats, sleep sacks, socks, mittens, and wide variety of clothing, diapers, and more. Jersey Shore FCU CEO Jim Burns stated, "Our incredible members and staff coming together to help support the Special Care Nursery was extraordinary. We are always blown away by our memberships generosity and support.
The Shore Medical Staff was so appreciative of the donations and assured the Jersey Shore team that all of the donated items will be put to use!
During our first quarter candy bar campaign we were able to raise $500.00 for the Funny Farm Animal Sanctuary. The Animal Sanctuary is a wonderful organization that cares for abused and abandoned animals. Founder Laurie Zaleski expressed her gratitude for the donation!
Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union staff participates in quarterly charitable fundraising events to assist children and their families in Atlantic and Cape May counties. Staff personnel from all five credit union branches graciously participate in quarterly fundraising opportunities by wearing jeans to work on "Jean Fridays.” Each staff member gives a small donation to support children and their families who are struggling in the communities the credit union serves.