SOURCE: Service Credit Union

November 21, 2007 17:48 ET

Service Credit Union Donates $30,000 to Military Families for Holidays

KAISERSLAUTERN, GERMANY--(Marketwire - November 21, 2007) - Service Credit Union is donating gift cards valued at $30,000 to families needing holiday assistance across the 14 Army and Air Force bases where the credit union's 15 branches serve in Germany. Richard Tolle, Senior Vice President of Overseas Operations, and Service Credit Union Branch Managers, will present the cards to senior military leaders for distribution throughout the holiday season. A total of 375 VISA™ gift cards will be donated to help families buy food and gifts.

"It's a unique circumstance that these families are facing financial challenges while already giving so much for their country," says Gordon Simmons, President/CEO of Service Credit Union. "We appreciate their sacrifices and hope these gift cards will make their purchasing for family celebrations a little easier."

"We have been serving the needs of our military members for fifty years," continues Gordon Simmons, President/CEO. "It's our responsibility to help them when we can and our great pleasure to give these families the ability to provide the holiday dinner and gifts we all hope to have over the holidays."

Service Credit Union is a full service financial institution, offering a wide range of financial products to its members. With 28 branch locations, a staffed 24/7 contact center, and full internet banking services, Service Credit Union, Service Credit Union serves all branches of the U.S. military and Department of Defense employees and their families worldwide. With over $1 billion in assets, Service Credit Union has 12 branches in New Hampshire, one in Massachusetts, and 15 branches in Germany.

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    Service Credit Union
    2010 Lafayette Rd.
    Portsmouth, NH 03801