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Students Benefit from Metro School Supply Drive

CHELSEA, MA October 5, 2011- Metro Credit Union recently held a month-long School Supply Drive in each of its twelve branch locations to benefit local students. Metro Credit Union employees and members participated by donating hundreds of supplies including backpacks, pens and pencils, markers, crayons, three-ring binders, rulers, and notebooks. The supplies were donated to several schools located near Metro branches.

Metro’s Peabody Branch donated supplies to the William A. Welch, Sr. Elementary School.  Pictured are William A. Welch, Sr. School Principal Dr. Monique B. Nappi with students, Metro Branch Manager Vanessa Silveira and Assistant Branch Manager Bianca Cooley Lowe.

About Metro Credit Union

Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $900 million in assets, and serves over 134,000 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 twelve branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Peabody, Salem and Tewksbury. Metro is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.