Coast Central Credit Union approves $100K in grants to eight local organizations

Times-Standard | April 28, 2019

Coast Central Credit Union approves $100K in grants to eight local organizations
Coast Central Credit Union President and CEO James T. Sessa announced that its board of directors has approved $100,000 in grants to eight local organizations for its spring 2019 round of community giving. Coast Central also supports its communities through sponsorship, college scholarship and employee volunteer programs. “I am very proud of our steadfast commitment to a ‘people-helping-people’ approach, which dates back to our beginnings in 1950,” said Sessa. “Based on the 60-plus applications, we received, totaling $725,000, local nonprofits throughout all three counties clearly have significant needs. On behalf of our volunteer board of directors, management and staff, we thank all who applied and are making very positive impacts on our communities, and we congratulate the recipients.

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