OSWEGO, NY – Compass Credit Union in Oswego recently donated $500 to the Home and School Association at Kingsford Park Elementary School in Oswego.
It will help pay for winter clothes and other student needs.
The credit union sponsors an in-school banking program at Kingsford and six other schools in Oswego to help students learn about the importance of saving money.
Holding up the donation check on a recent “Bank at School” Day at Kingsford from left are: student banker Megan Lopes, Kingsford Principal Mary Volkomer, Compass volunteer Kathie Topley, art teacher and holiday giving coordinator Laurie Yule, Compass volunteer Julie Beech, school nurse Sarah Miller with her daughter Ava, Compass volunteer Yvonne Murray, and student banker Dawson Hawksby.
Compass plans to donate a total of $3,200 this holiday season to all of the schools involved in its school banking program.