Green, giving, growing: Credit unions on Earth Day

first_imgPeople helping people? Try people helping Mother Earth. Nationwide, credit unions and their members are doing their part today to celebrate Earth Day.Grow Financial FCU, Tampa, Fla., for example, is giving away free eastern red cedar tree saplings all day to anyone who visits any of its 22 branches.Those who take home trees will be encouraged to plant them in their own yards, or to contact a local tree organization for recommendations on where to plant them throughout the community.“Grow Financial is committed to participating in activities that show our appreciation for the natural beauty of our planet and our commitment to combating environmental pollution,” said Bob Fisher, president/CEO of Grow Financial, which is partnering with the Tampa Bay Times to put on the event. continue reading » 5SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img