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St. Lawrence FCU has made a donation to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley.  Hospice ensures that the highest standard of care is maintained for St. Lawrence County residents in their greatest time of need. We recognize the importance of their work in our communities.  Shown on the left is Kellie Hitchman, Director of Development and Community Relations of Hospice, accepting the check from Blair Cryderman, USR at our Potsdam branch.

In support of the Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Foundation Rekindle the Café Campaign, an initiative to raise $350,000 and renovate the CHMC Cornerstone Café, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union generously sponsored the project with a $10,000.00 pledge and recently presented the CHMC Foundation with the final installment.  Pictured above from left to right are St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union Business Development Manager, Richard Tacchino; Executive Director of the Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Foundation, Amanda Hitterman; and Director of Food Services at Claxton-Hepburn, Steve Hawes.

St. Lawrence FCU is pleased to acknowledge Nicole Warner, Electronic Services Representative at our Commerce Park branch, as the 2019 4th Quarter Outstanding Employee.  In the photo (left to right) are: Sara Stone, Electronic Services Manager; Nicole; and Jean Clouse, HR Manager. Nicole's certificate reads as follows: "In recognition of Nicole’s dedication to the Credit Union and its staff by taking on dual roles in Risk and Electronic Services.  Nicole is currently handling some old job duties from the Risk Department while learning and completing tasks in Electronic Services.  Once Nicole completes her daily duties, she is always eager to help out in the Credit Union anywhere that she can. Since working in Electronic Services, Nicole has caught fraudulent mobile deposits saving the Credit Union from more than $2500 in losses.  Nicole always has a positive attitude even in stressful situations and is well respected by her coworkers.  Nicole is a great asset to the Credit Union and an employee that all departments can rely on."  Congratulations, Nicole!

St. Lawrence FCU has made a donation to the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation. Shown accepting the check is April Grant(center), Executive Director of the Foundation, from Alyssa Hicks (left), branch manager at our Potsdam branch, and Nicole Consiglio (right), Universal Services Representative in Potsdam.

St. Lawrence FCU has made a donation to the North Country Children's Museum in Potsdam.  On the right is Sharon Williams, the director of the museum, accepting the check from Alyssa Hicks, branch manager at our Potsdam branch.

In September of 2017, our Credit Union family lost a very dear friend and colleague, Pam Todd, who lost her fight against cancer.  St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union makes an annual donation to the Richard E. Winter Cancer Center in Ogdensburg in Pam’s memory. In conjunction with this donation, an Annual Pam Todd Attitude Award is awarded to the employee that best embodies the love that Pam had for her job, coworkers, and members. In the picture from the left are: Kay Zimmer, Richard E. Winter Cancer Center Director; Jean Clouse, HR manager at St. Lawrence FCU; Todd Mashaw, President/CEO at St. Lawrence FCU; Lisa Knowlton, this year’s recipient of the Annual Pam Todd Attitude Award and Consumer Loan Manager at St. Lawrence FCU; Katie Crawford, Pam’s daughter; Pam’s mother, Katharine Todd; and Pam’s dad, Robert Todd.

Congratulations to Lisa Knowlton who was presented with the 2019 Pam Todd Attitude Award.  The inscription on her certificate reads:  "Throughout Pam's employment with the Credit Union, she displayed a love for her job, her co-workers and members. Pam's smile could light up a room and she made the Credit Union a better place with her positive attitude.  For more than 26 years, Lisa has also demonstrated these qualities.  Lisa starts each day with a smile and goes out of her way to help members and co-workers in any way that she can.  Lisa has an amazing work ethic and gives her all to the Credit Union each and every day.  Members and co-workers truly enjoy working with Lisa.  Pam's memory will live on through Lisa's dedication and love for the Credit Union.”  On September 23rd, there will be a presentation of a donation to the Richard E. Winter Cancer Center in honor of Pam. In this picture are Todd Mashaw, President/CEO of St. Lawrence FCU; Lisa; and Jean Clouse, HR Manager at the Credit Union.

The Commerce Park Branch of St. Lawrence FCU was awarded the Ogdensburg Garden Club’s Commercial Maple Leaf Award. This award is presented each year to residents, businesses, and civic organizations based on curb appeal, color, overall beauty, and neighborhood improvement. Good Neighbor awards are also given to citizens who have made extraordinary contribution to support the club's mission of city beautification. From left to right: The Civic Award was presented to Barbara O’Keefe and Marsha Hough for the Peace Garden at Fort de la Présentation; Kim Bell and Richard Tacchino accepting the Business Maple Leaf on behalf of the St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union; Nick and Annette Barr who tied with Luanne and Mike Herzog for the Residential Maple Leaf (Mike is not pictured); and finally, Bill Plimpton who was awarded the Good Neighbor Maple Leaf. Congratulations to all!

St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union and SeaComm Federal Credit Union have made a joint donation to the Ogdensburg School System’s joint Athletic Hall of Fame honoring the alumni, programs, coaches, and supporters of both Ogdensburg Free Academy and St. Mary’s Academy.  Shown from left to right are Bill Merna; Tim Baker; Joanna Hollis, all Hall of Fame Committee members; Todd Mashaw, President/CEO of St. Lawrence FCU; Scott Wilson, President/CEO of SeaComm FCU; Doug Loffler; Ron Johnson, also Hall of Fame Committee members.

St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union has made a donation to the Children’s Bereavement Program. For more than 20 years Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley has been working to address the needs of grieving children in our community. The program began by providing crisis response in the event of the death of a student, teacher or another member of the school community. It has continuously evolved to include annual staff training's, education at staff development days, assistance with crisis planning and classroom education. They have served every school district in St. Lawrence County, and have also been contracted to provide education to schools in neighboring counties. Pictured: Todd Mashaw, CEO, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union Mary Jones, Director of Family Support Services for Hospice and program supporter Steve House.

St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union has made a donation to the St. Lawrence Power and Equipment Museum for the Fort Project 2020. This is “a Civil War living history educational exhibit and tribute to the Civil War Medal of Honor Recipients and Regiments of St. Lawrence County.”  Shown here on the future site of the fort are (from the left) Scott Wilson, President/CEO of SeaComm Federal Credit Union and Todd Mashaw, President/CEO of St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union along with several committee members..

St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union has made a donation to the Charles W. Kelly Memorial Park Committee towards their fund-raising campaign to erect a suitable memorial at Hamilton Street Park in honor of the late Charles Kelly. The committee is asking community members, area service clubs, civic groups, and other businesses to contribute “in memory of a North Country citizen who spent his life demonstrating how dedicated volunteers can make a difference in the life of a community.”  Please contact Thomas Hannan at (315) 393-0899 for further information. Shown here accepting the donation from Todd Mashaw, President/CEO of St. Lawrence FCU (far right) are Tom Hannan and Deb Hannan, co-chairs of the committee.

St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union has made a donation to the Canton Day Care Center’s campaign to raise funds that will allow them to create more classrooms on the second floor of their building. From left to right are Joel Howie, VP of the Board of Directors at the Center; Nancy Addison, Executive Director of the Center; and Ashley Rayburn, branch manager at our Canton location.