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Metro Credit Union seeks books for children's book drive


Chelsea, MA – March 31, 2010 – Metro Credit Union will be collecting new and gently used children's books through April 30th for the tenth annual Massachusetts Credit League's Children's Book Drive. The Massachusetts Credit Union League designated the month of April as “Children's Book Month”. The annual book drive benefits thousands of underprivileged children throughout Massachusetts. The goal of the book drive is to give the gift of reading to children and their families who do not have the resources to purchase books. Metro Credit Union drop off locations are as follows:

CHELSEA: 200 Revere Beach Parkway and 365 Broadway

BURLINGTON: 120 Cambridge Street

FRAMINGHAM: 1124 Worcester Road

LAWRENCE: 215 South Broadway

LYNN: 475 Western Avenue

PEABODY: 68 Main Street

SWAMPSCOTT: 260 Humphrey Street

TEWKSBURY: 1527 Main Street


About Metro Credit Union

Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $780 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.