WESTERLY — The Westerly Community Credit Union has received the “Spreadin’ the Love (Giving Back) Award” of the Southern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce's 2019 Chamber Choice Awards. The award recognizes the credit union's use of marketing and resources to support charities and community causes. WCCU was one of 13 businesses that were nominated and was voted the winner by chamber members.
"Giving back to the communities we serve is such an important piece of who we are, and we look forward to continuing this support for years to come,” said Stephen White, president and CEO.
The credit union, founded in 1948, serves over 18,800 members with branch locations in Wakefield, Richmond and Westerly. Membership is open to all who reside or work in Rhode Island and New London County, and open a $5 deposit account.