Michigan Legacy Credit Union continues efforts to promote strong communities with $20,000 donation to Crime Stoppers of Michigan

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David Damstra

Media Contact: Lucie Fornasiero; EAFocus Communications; lucie@eafocus.com; 248.925.6726

Wyandotte, Mich. — September 28, 2021 — Michigan Legacy Credit Union (MLCU), with five physical locations, in Flat Rock, Highland, Pontiac, Warren and Wyandotte, is pleased to announce it has made a  $20,000 donation to Crime Stoppers of Michigan. The announcement was made by Carma Peters, president and CEO of Michigan Legacy Credit Union.

The Crime Stopper donation reflects a continuing effort by Michigan Legacy Credit Union to support initiatives that strengthen communities.   Earlier this year, MLCU donated $10,000 to The Downriver Community Food Pantry and $15,000 to The Wyandotte Rotary Club.

Crime Stoppers of Michigan is committed to making communities where you live, work and play safer.  Serving seven counties in Southeast Michigan, Crime Stoppers of Michigan enables tipsters to anonymously report crimes via phone (1-800-SPEAKUP) or online (1800SPEAKUP.org) to help prevent and solve criminal activity, as well as working with victims of crime and also creating safe after school places for children, through Project Safe Campus.

“At Michigan Legacy Credit Union, we are always looking for ways to make an impact in the communities where we live and serve,” Peters said. “The work of Crime Stoppers of Michigan aims to make Michigan communities safer for everyone, safer communities means everyone thrives – and we are happy to support their mission.”

About Crime Stoppers of Michigan

Crime Stoppers of Michigan’s goal is to empower people to make their neighborhoods, schools, churches and businesses safer through the anonymous reporting of crime. Crime Stoppers of Michigan is an independent 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, and proud to be a part of Crime Stoppers International. Based in Southfield, the organization serves Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair, Washtenaw and Wayne Counties. For more information or to submit a tip, visit https://www.1800speakup.org/.

About Michigan Legacy Credit Union

Michigan Legacy Credit Union (MLCU) is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative serving members who live, work, worship, attend school, or own a business in the state of Michigan. Michigan Legacy Credit Union is committed to providing quality financial services at a competitive price, delivered professionally and efficiently while keeping member/owners and their needs first. For additional information on MLCU, visit: www.michiganlegacycu.org