League, Carolinas Foundation ready to support credit unions as Dorian arrives to Carolina coast
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Columbia, SC and Raleigh, NC--Hurricane Dorian has arrived to the Carolinas coastline. As Weather.com reports, the category 3 hurricane brings with it a siege of storm surge flooding, rainfall flooding, high winds and tornadoes as it tracks near the coasts of South Carolina, North Carolina and southeast Virginia through Friday.
On Tuesday, the Carolinas Credit Union League and Carolinas Credit Union Foundation began fielding reports of closings and preparing to support any credit union facilities, staff, and volunteers affected by the storm.
See the latest reports from credit unions here.
Credit unions impacted by the storm may continue to send notices of facility closings, storm impact, and subsequent damage to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disaster Relief Aid Available
The Carolinas Foundation is prepared to disburse aid to disaster-stricken credit union employees and volunteers through its disaster relief grant application process.
How to Apply:
1. Download and save this grant application form.
2. Complete and sign the form, and email to Carolinas Foundation President Lauren Whaley at email@example.com.
Make a Donation
The Carolinas Foundation is also ready to receive contributions to the Disaster Relief Fund, which since its establishment has provided more than $2 million in aid to the local, national, and international credit union communities. Any donation collected is disbursed dollar-for-dollar to aid in disaster recovery.
Additional Partnership Support
CUNA Mutual Group's Disaster Response Team is also ready to respond should any credit unions need assistance.
For CUNA Mutual Group Customers
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