Credit unions pick up lunch for Greenwood restaurant
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
GREENWOOD (7/24/13) — Several credit unions from around the
Upstate joined forces on Monday, July 22 to"Unite for Good”and make a difference once again. The
Credit Unions of South Carolina offered a free lunch to the first two dozen
people that showed up at Rick's Uptown Cafeteria in Greenwood, SC.
|Greenwood Municipal FCU Marketing Coordinator Samantha Byrd
(center left) and WSSL 100.5 FM morning personality Bill Ellis (center right) greet
two lunch recipients to Rick’s Uptown.|
"This is a follow up from our MADTAG great gas giveaway earlier
this year," said Vickie Hastings, CEO of Greenwood Municipal Federal
Credit Union, one of more than 40 credit unions participating in this event.
a program supported by credit unions all over South Carolina to help make a difference in the
communities we serve, and prompt others to join us in doing the same,"
WSSL 100.5 FM morning personality Bill Ellis joined the
credit unions to help spread the credit union message to those that were the
recipients of the surprise free lunch. A recap of the event was broadcasted on the
TuesdayJuly 23rd edition of "Ellis and Bradley in the Morning,"
with video interviews from the event being posted on the radio station website.
The Credit Unions of South Carolina have launched a Facebook
page, encouraging people to submit examples of people who have done good deeds
for them. For more information on the MADTAG initiative, visit www.madtag.org. Real time updates are also being provided
via twitter @MADTAGSC.