Despite spending most of 2020 in a pandemic, Maine Credit Unions, including Brewer FCU, were able to raise $969,775 towards the fight to end hunger in Maine. Because of the wonderful Brewer FCU members and their support, $7,400 of this will go directly to food cupboards in our region. Since 1990, Maine Credit Unions […]
More than 50 local children had a brighter holiday thanks to the generosity of Brewer Federal Credit Union’s members. In 2020, Brewer FCU once again partnered with the Smile for a Child program and purchased Christmas presents for disadvantaged youth in our region.
This year’s Whitmore Contracting Disc Golf Tournament at D.R. Disc Golf raised more than $3,000 towards the Brewer FCU’s Ending Hunger Campaign. The money raised will go directly to food cupboards in our local area working hard to help our neighbors and friends. On Saturday, September 24th, with bright skies and foliage at near peak, 21 teams […]
With the growing need to distribute food in the central and northern parts of Maine, Good Shepherd Food Bank began a capital campaign to fund a distribution center in Hampden, Maine. As part of the Ending Hunger Campaign and efforts of the Maine credit unions, Brewer FCU pledged a total of $5,000 to Good […]
Brewer FCU sponsored the Richard May & Warren Rand Golf Tournament held in Old Town, Maine. Proceeds from this event support 2 great local causes. The Richard May Memorial Fund provides a scholarship to a graduating senior enrolled in ROTC. The Warren Rand Memorial Fund helps to families in need of financial assistance for their […]
Maine Consumers Will Continue to Have Access to Secure, Financial Services During COVID-19 Outbreak (WESTBROOK) –The Maine Credit Union League and Maine Bankers Association are working together to reassure Maine consumers about the safety, security, and reliability of the state’s strong financial services industry. Financial institutions across Maine have activated their pandemic response plans to […]
In mid-January, we learned that one of our local food cupboards was in need of sauce to go with the pasta they had on hand. Thanks to our awesome members, all this pasta and sauce is headed to shelves at C.H.E.F.S. on February 15th! Thank you!
On Friday, December 20th Brewer FCU held its first annual Cocoa for a Cause. People visiting either branch location were treated to hot chocolate donated by Dunkin Donuts along with all kinds of options to add to your drink, including marshmallows, chocolate chips, and whipped cream. In addition, staff at both locations contributed […]
It can be so easy to overspend during the holiday season. We’re here to offer 8 tips on how to spend responsibly this holiday season. Create a budget for each person. Know, before you start shopping, what you will spend for each person on your list! Take a look at your budget and determine what […]
On Tuesday, November 19th, Brewer FCU staff were on hand to help Free the Z and collect donated turkeys for families in need in our region. Special thanks to Penquis and the local food cupboards for connecting with the families. And, a huge thank you to our members and friends who have donated. […]