Helping in Our Community

Great Lakes Federal Credit Union supports and sponsors many local organizations to help benefit many people in the area. Some of the organizations we support or sponsor are listed below:

For 2018 the staff at Great Lakes Federal Credit Union chose to help support the  Bay Veteran’s Foundation and The Safe Harbor House.   We will be selling candy bars, and  have special jean days, in which the staff pays to wear jeans on specific Fridays throughout the year.  Please support our staff, so together we can we can all make a difference!!

Boys & Girls Club–  Through the support of our membership we can make a difference in lives of these young children.

Mclaren Bay Regional Medical Center – Great Lakes Federal Credit Union proudly sponsors and participates in many functions by Mclaren Bay Regional, such as their Charity Ball, Charity Auction, Annual Golf outing,Community Baby Shower, BRMC Auxiliary and many more.

Bay Medical Foundation – We proudly sponsor  Bay Medical Foundation in their efforts in raising funds to support all cancer related services and programs through Mclaren Hospital.

Coats for Kids – Each office has a drop box to donate a new or gently used coat to a young child in need.

Saginaw Naval Ship Museum – We support, the SVNSM in several ways.  One way is the sponsorship of the Sea Cadet Program on the Grey Fox.  Many young students and youth groups from the Boys & Girls Clubs, Scout Troops and others were able to tour this great Naval Ship at no cost!!

Lions Club – We are actively involved in this organization and encourage you to drop off any unused glasses to one of our offices.  We sold Lions Tags, to help them raise funds to continue helping people within the community.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk- The staff at Great Lakes Federal Credit Union had formed a team to walk October 14th, 2017 at Krossroads Park. Last year with the help of our members we raised over $500.00! Thank you!!!

Soldiers – We have helped many of our service men and women by collecting items to be sent overseas, and by collecting used cell phones to be recycled so they may receive calling cards to call home to their loved ones.

Toys for Tots – We have collection boxes at each office so that many young children will have a gift to make their Holiday a little brighter.

Bay Area Women’s Center – For many years we have supported the Women’s Shelter by donating items in need like personal care items, used cell phones (to make emergency calls with), and various other items.

 

Through advertising and donations we also support :

Bay Area Chambers       Midland Chambers     Bay City Players     Bay City Community Center Youth Basketball Program           Central High School Sports Program                    Birch Run Chambers

Dixie Speedway                        River of Time            VA Hospital        Lions Club          Camp Fish Tales         Do-all Center