Northern Credit Union to host Christmas tree lighting in Croghan

WATERTOWN, NY –  Northern Credit Union is excited to kick off Christmas in Croghan with a tree lighting ceremony at their relationship center. The entire
community is invited to join the tree lighting festivities with hot cocoa and sweet treats to follow.

What: Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
When: Friday, December 6, 2019
Time: 5:30pm
Where: Northern Credit Union, 9804 Main Street, Croghan

“We’re truly humbled by the warm welcome we’ve received from the Croghan community and are honored to host the tree lighting ceremony and be a part of Croghan’s Christmas tradition,” said Dan St. Hilaire, President and CEO of Northern Credit Union. “For us, coming to Croghan has always been about how we can best support our members, their families, and the community. We’re grateful for the support we’ve received and look forward to the years to come.”

This spring Northern opened its eighth relationship center on Main Street in Croghan. With each new account opened between March and July, Northern made a $50 donation of the member’s choice to either the Croghan Food Pantry, Croghan Community Garden, or Beaver River CSD Backpack Program. In total Northern donated $16,400 as part of its grand opening celebrations in Croghan.

The Croghan Food Pantry and Beaver River CSD Backpack program will use the funds to support current initiatives that feed individuals and families in need. The Croghan Community Garden has designated its donation to the Croghan Community Thanksgiving dinner.

Northern Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative, and our members are part- owners who have a voice and stake in their credit union. We are committed to giving back to the communities where we live and work. To learn more or to become a member visit, call 315.782.0155, or stop into any of our relationship centers.

Northern Credit Union is a growing, federally insured financial institution and a leading provider of a full range of financial services to anyone who lives, works, worships or regularly conducts business in Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence, Oswego, Clinton, Franklin, Onondaga and Madison Counties. Serving the financial needs of more than 30,000 members through world-class technology systems, Northern Credit Union strives to create mutual value by providing personalized service and banking solutions.