CoVantage Cares Foundation gives $240,000 to community non-profits

 Mary Wilson, far left, CoVantage Credit Union’s Rhinelander Branch Manager and Kyle Lewis, far right, CoVantage Credit Union’s Crandon Branch Manager presented a check from the CoVantage Cares Foundation Giving Tuesday campaign to Nancy Sattler, Executive Director of Northwoods United Way.

    The Board of Directors for CoVantage Cares Foundation announced that checks totaling nearly $240,000 are being presented to local non-profit groups that serve communities where CoVantage Credit Union has branches. The funds were made possible thanks to generous donations by CoVantage Credit Union members, staff, and community members who responded to the Foundation’s matching funds Giving 2sday campaign.

Giving Tuesday, which is the Tuesday following Black Friday, is nationally-recognized for charitable giving. This date was selected by the Foundation as an opportune time to kick off a fundraising effort in support of local organizations that help local individuals and families in need