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 […]
We know that small business is the backbone of our economy. And, we know that access to capital is critical to the success and continuation of our small businesses. That’s why we have worked hard to put more than $1.5 million into the hands of our small business members through the Paycheck Protection Program over […]
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. […]
Please join us on Tuesday, November 19th from 4pm to 6pm at the Brewer Hannaford Parking Lot as we help FREE the Z by collecting donations of turkeys. These turkeys will be distributed to families in need throughout the region. Brewer FCU Staff and Board Members will be on hand and look forward to seeing […]
The Bangor Chapter of Credit Unions was well represented by volunteers at the Penobscot Area Special Olympics bowling event in October. Staff from Brewer Federal Credit Union, Changing Seasons Federal Credit Union and Maine Savings Federal Credit Union had volunteers at Family Fun Bowling Lanes. Lots of fun and smiles!