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Metro Credit Union school supply drive benefits local students


Chelsea, MA – October 12, 2009Metro Credit Union recently held a month-long school supply drive in each of its nine branch locations to benefit local children in need. Metro Credit Union employees and customers donated hundreds of supplies including backpacks, pens and pencils, markers, crayons, three-ring binders, calculators, and notebooks. The supplies were donated to several local schools. Pictured is Hooks Elementary School Principal Adele Lubarsky with fourth grade students Isaac, Stefanie and Cartiar, receiving some of the school supplies that were donated by Metro.


About Metro Credit Union

Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $770 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.