Vantage Credit Union (Bridgeton, MO) will be collecting food and toiletries during the month of February at each of its 14 locations. Everything collected during the drive will go to a charity located in the community where each branch is located.
“February 14 is a day that’s been set aside to celebrate love,” commented Kathy Palmer, VP Marketing. “We want to build on this theme by sponsoring our ‘Share the Love Food Drive’ during the entire month of February.”
Local charities that will benefit include: Bridgeton-St Louis Area Food Bank; Cave Springs-Oasis Food Pantry; East St. Louis-Gethsemane Food Pantry; Greenway Chase-Operations Food Search; North County-Operation Food Search; O'Fallon-Oasis Food Pantry; Olivette-Operation Food Search; South County-Feed My People; Sunset Hills-Feed My People; Twin Cities-Ozark Food Pantry; Warrenton-Agape Ministries; West County-Circle of Concern-Valley Park; Wentzville Parkway-Hope Closet Ministries; and in Wood River-Hope Community Center.
Vantage and its employees demonstrate their commitment to the credit union philosophy of People Helping People by contributing money, time and knowledge to people who need it most. Each year, in addition to scholarships, Vantage gives back to the communities in which it operates by donating to worthwhile charities, as well as by providing free financial education presentations to area schools and community groups.