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Metro participates in blanket drive 

Chelsea, MA – January 10, 2011- Metro Credit Union is pleased to announce that its annual participting in the Massachusetts Credit Union League's Blanket Drive during the month of January.  All Metro Credit Union branches will be collection sites for donations of new, unused blankets until February 1, 2011.  All blankets that are collected will be donated to the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless, and will bring comfort and warmth to families this winter in Massachusetts. 

Metro Credit Union blanket collection sites are as follows:


      120 Cambridge Street


      200 Revere Beach Parkway

      365 Broadway


      1124 Worcester Road


      215 South Broadway


      475 Western Avenue


      68 Main Street


      260 Humphrey Street


      1527 Main Street


About Metro Credit Union

Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $800 million in assets, and serves over 120,000 members.  Established in 1926 and based in Chelsea, Metro offers superior service and a full range of financial products, including investment and insurance offerings, for consumers and businesses in eastern Massachusetts.  Metro has nine branch offices conveniently located in Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Peabody, Swampscott, Tewksbury, and a tenth branch soon to open in Boston. Metro is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.