American Heritage Credit Union Donates Over 4,300 Books to Local Charities and Organizations
American Heritage Credit Union has donated over 4,300 new books to hospitals, community centers, and special care facilities throughout the Philadelphia and suburban region during its 14th Annual Books for Kids program. The program collected over $11,950 in donations from members throughout the summer and fall to purchase and distribute the books. Since inception, the program has donated over 65,300 books and raised over $152,000.
In its fourteenth year, American Heritage invited members to support its Books for Kids program by becoming “Book Buddies” and donating $3 to purchase a new book to be donated to local hospitals and organizations in American Heritage’s field of membership. When a member purchases a book donation, a label is included with the donor’s name and affixed inside the book.
18 local charities and organizations that received book donations include:
Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Bucks County
Catholic Community Services
Family Service Association of Bucks County
Grand View Hospital
Hardy Williams Mastery Charter
Lutheran Settlement House
Pan American Academy Charter School
Partnership for Community Supports
Ronald McDonald House
St. Francis - St. Vincent Homes
Wissahickon School District