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FAIRWINDS Credit Union Donates $100,000 to OneOrlando Fund
ORLANDO, FL – FAIRWINDS Credit Union is announcing a $100,000 donation toward the OneOrlando Fund, established by the City of Orlando to assist and support those impacted by last weekend’s mass shooting.
“We stand united with our Orlando community, and our country, to provide comfort and support to the victims and their families impacted by this senseless massacre,” said Larry Tobin, President and CEO of FAIRWINDS Credit Union.
The OneOrlando Fund will offer support and services to individuals affected by the Pulse tragedy. According to the City of Orlando, “The distribution of the funds will be administered by the Central Florida Foundation. The Foundation serves as the region’s community foundation and is home to more than 400 charitable funds.” Donations can be made directly to www.oneorlando.org.
FAIRWINDS has been working in collaboration with Central Florida leaders and agencies to provide ongoing support to those in need.
The credit union has also committed to providing paid time off for employees that wish to donate blood.
“We continue to pray for the victims, family and friends, and our community. We are here to support as our city and country begin the healing process,” said Tobin.
FAIRWINDS Credit Union, led by President and CEO Larry Tobin, is headquartered in Orlando and is consistently ranked as one of the best financial institutions and employers in the region. Founded in 1949, the company has 619 employees. At FAIRWINDS, we want our members to achieve financial freedom. To do this we encourage our members to save more, eliminate debt, build wealth, and live generously, supporting them every step along the way. FAIRWINDS empowers members to pursue and achieve their personal and business goals by offering products and services that promote healthy spending and saving habits.