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It is time for the KGW Great Toy Drive!

Benefiting local kids

USAgencies is excited to once again participate in the KGW Great Toy Drive. For more than 30 years, the KGW Great Toy Drive has provided hundreds of thousands of toys to families in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

We invite our members, friends and neighbors to stop by and donate a toy (or toys!) for local families in need. Donate at USAgencies Credit Union by Dec. 14th and we’ll match your donation, toy for toy!

Here’s how it works:

  1. Buy a new, unwrapped toy.
  2. Drop your toy at USAgencies (95 SW Taylor Street, Portland, OR) by Dec. 14th.
  3. USAgencies will match each donation we collect, toy for toy (up to $500)!

Can’t make it to the branch to donate? Give us a call to donate cash towards a toy. We’ll pick one up for you (and match it!).

Questions: info@usacu.org | (503) 275-0300

Great Toy Drive Brings Smiles for the Holidays

Over the past several weeks, USAgencies Credit Union has been collecting toys for the KGW Great Toy Drive, a fundraiser that benefits local children in need. As we’ve done in years past, USACU once again matched all donations made – toy for toy. Staff and members gave generously, and each week we watched the piles of toys grow larger and larger!

On December 14th, staff gathered in the lobby to collect the toys, and drop them at the KGW Studios. Because of to the generosity we saw this holiday season, the credit union was able to deliver over 200 toys this year! There was a major increase in donations from the previous year, making it a success for all involved.

USAgencies Credit Union would like to thank those who took the time to purchase and drop off toys. Your donations helped bring more smiles to more local children in need. We couldn’t have done it without all of you!

Visit Facebook to see the USACU elves delivering the toys to the KGW Studio.

It’s Toy Drive Time!

Benefiting local kids

USAgencies is excited to once again participate in the KGW Great Toy Drive. For more than 30 years, the KGW Great Toy Drive has provided hundreds of thousands of toys to families in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

We invite our members, friends and neighbors to stop by and donate a toy (or toys!) for local families in need. Donate at USAgencies Credit Union by Dec. 13th and we’ll match your donation, toy for toy!

Here’s how it works:

  1. Buy a new, unwrapped toy.
  2. Drop your toy at USAgencies (95 SW Taylor Street, Portland, OR) by Dec. 13th.
  3. USAgencies will match each donation we collect, toy for toy (up to $500)!

Questions: giving@usacu.org | (503) 275-0300

2014 Community Impact

Thanks to members, staff, volunteers, and business partners!

Your credit union may be smaller, but our impact is big!
Here’s a visual of the Community Impact USAgencies had in 2014 #givingback

Learn more about the philosophy that informs our giving efforts and submit a giving request.

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Giving Thanks

We (our members, staff, volunteers, and business partners), made a tremendous impact this holiday season.

TOY DRIVE SUCCESS
USAgencies had the privilege of participating in the KGW Great Toy Drive again this year. We reached out to our members, the buildings we serve, and our business partners to get everyone involved and then the credit union matched each donation, toy for toy. It was a huge success with over 360 toys donated, benefiting 130 non-profits that KGW works with.

All the toys were delivered to the KGW Studios by our friends Portland Pedal Power via bicycle.

It was such a fun experience for all of our team and for Portland Pedal Power.

Take a look at the gallery of photos from the delivery day back in December. 

Many thanks for all who helped make this effort a success.

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SKIP-A-PAYMENT FEES FOR LOCAL KIDS
For the months of November and December, we gathered Skip-a-Payment Fees from members who were taking a break from their USAgencies loan for the holidays. Each $20 fee was set aside for Credit Unions for Kids, benefiting Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. Many members even donated above and beyond the fee amount, giving us a grand total donation of $1,510. Amazing!

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Great Toy Drive

Benefiting local kids, in partnership with KGW and Portland Pedal Power

USAgencies would like to extend an invitation to our members to participate in a toy drive. This year, as in past years, we’ve partnered with KGW for their Great Toy Drive.

Here’s how it will work:

  1. Buy a new, unwrapped toy.
  2. Toys can be dropped off at the credit union at 95 SW Taylor Street, Portland by December 10th. Our friends at Portland Pedal Power are our official delivery team for the toy drive – they’ll be picking up all the donations from the credit union and delivering them to the KGW studio via bicycle!
  3. USAgencies will match each donation we collect, toy for toy!

Questions: giving@usacu.org | (503) 275-0321 or (503) 275-0346.

Thank you so much for helping us! Your efforts are greatly appreciated.

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