A donation was recently made to the North Country Children's Museum in Potsdam. Shown on the right is Sharon Vegh Williams, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Museum accepting a check from Alyssa Hicks, Branch Manager at our Potsdam Branch.
Molly Tishberg has earned the 4th Quarter Outstanding Employee Award based on the positive feedback of her co-workers. Molly's certificate reads: "In recognition and appreciation of Molly’s positive attitude and commitment to training new staff members. Even after new staff members leave State Street, they continue to contact Molly for help, which speaks volumes about her character. In addition, Molly has built relationships with members who will go out of their way to be helped by her. Her personality and attitude shine everyday and serves as an example to fellow co-workers. Molly brings a welcoming and joyful presence to State Street with each day." Molly is shown here with the State Street branch manager, Drew Lowry. Congratulations, Molly!
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: Jean Clouse, HR manager at St. Lawrence FCU; Richard Tacchino, Business Development Manager at St. Lawrence FCU and this year’s recipient; and Todd Mashaw, President/CEO at St. Lawrence FCU. The inscription on Richard’s certificate reads: "During Pam’s many years with the Credit Union, she displayed a love for her job, her co-workers, and members. Pam’s smile, witty humor and positive attitude made the Credit Union a better place. Richard shares many of these same qualities. Every time Richard enters the building, he has a huge smile on his face. He has the ability to make members and co-workers laugh and feel special. Richard works incredibly hard to promote the Credit Union and ensure that members are getting the best experience. Pam’s memory will live on through Richard’s enthusiasm and dedication.” Congratulations, Richard!
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 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..