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Robins Federal Credit Union’s 25 Days of Holiday Giving

Warner Robins, GA — Robins Federal Credit Union will be giving back during the holidays with their 25 Days of Holiday Giving. They selected 25 different organizations throughout their county radius to provide a monetary donation to help with the organizations holiday festivities. The following organizations received a donation during the third week:

Flint Energies Joins Deal to Deploy Large Utility-Scale Solar Power System in Taylor County

REYNOLDS/BUTLER, GA-Flint Energies, together with Cobb EMC and Sawnee EMC, will purchase the entire power output of a 131-megawatt (MW) photovoltaic (PV) solar project to be constructed outside of Butler, Georgia. The electric membership cooperatives inked the deal with Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power.

Southern Power selected First Solar to be the engineering, procurement and construction contractor for the facility. Construction of the plant is scheduled to begin in September 2015, and the project is expected to achieve commercial operation in the fourth quarter of 2016. 

Robins Federal Credit Union Helps at a Local Soup Kitchen

Warner Robins, GA — Thirty Robins Federal Credit Union recently volunteered at First United Methodist Church’s Soup Kitchen and contributed their time to help work at the soup kitchen during three shifts during a two day period. Projects included setting up tables, serving and cleaning up. There were about 100 homeless or low income people served during this time period.

“We’ve been very fortunate through the years and we’re just trying to give back as much as possible. We’re proud to be part of this community and enjoy having the ability to help our local soup kitchen,” said Dee Dee Côté, Senior Vice President of Administration for Robins Federal Credit Union.

Robins Federal Credit Union’s 25 Days of Holiday Giving

Warner Robins, GA — Robins Federal Credit Union will be giving back during the holidays with their 25 Days of Holiday Giving. They selected 25 different organizations throughout their county radius to provide a monetary donation to help with the organizations holiday festivities. The following organizations received a donation during the second week:

Robins Federal Credit Union Supports Our Troops This Holiday Season

Warner Robins, GA — Robins Federal Credit Union employees created 50 care packages for deployed troops stationed overseas during the holidays. The packages contained personal care items, snack foods, and entertainment items such as playing cards.

“Robins Federal employees have participated in this project for several years. We are proud to provide deployed troops a little piece of home during the holiday season. It’s a small way for us to say thank you for their dedication and sacrifice,” said John Rhea, President/CEO of Robins Federal Credit Union.

Robins Federal Credit Union is a local non-profit financial cooperative with nineteen branches in central Georgia. Robins Federal currently provides financial services to over 157,000 members, with assets exceeding $1.9 billion. Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in the 16 counties Robins Federal serves.

Robins Federal Credit Union’s 25 Days of Holiday Giving

Warner Robins, GA — Robins Federal Credit Union will be giving back during the holidays with their 25 Days of Holiday Giving. They selected 25 different organizations throughout their county radius to provide a monetary donation to help with the organizations holiday festivities. The following organizations received a donation during the first week:

Robins Federal Volunteers with Ronald McDonald

Warner Robins, GA — Robins Federal Credit Union recently partnered with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Georgia by making a $4,000 donation to the Ronald McDonald House’s 365 Day Society. A contribution of $1,000 to the 365 Day Society covers the operating cost of the home for one day.

In addition to their monetary donation, Robins Federal staff volunteered to help at the house for two work days. Robins Federal volunteers worked in four different shifts over a two day period. Projects included cleaning the kitchen, organizing, sorting coin collection and assisting with mailings.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Georgia provides support services for families with critically ill or injured children being treated in area medical facilities. In addition to housing, the families are provided meals and an opportunity to connect with other families facing similar difficult situations.