For Immediate Release
Members donate to Haiti Relief
Alexandria, Va. –March 2010 – CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union
(“CommonWealth One”), staff and members collected more than $1,200 to assist the victims of
the disastrous earthquake in Haiti. All contributions to the credit union will be donated to the
National Credit Union Foundation Disaster Relief Fund (CUAid).
“In the wake of the recent tragedy in Haiti, we urged our members and employees to make
contributions to help those suffering from the devastating earthquake in Haiti,” said John R. Blair,
President/CEO of CommonWealth One. “Our donation to the National Credit Union Foundation is
our way to lend support to Haiti’s credit unions and their members.”
CommonWealth One remains committed to supporting the communities we serve and the
members who live there. Throughout the year, CommonWealth One supports charitable
organizations such as the Children’s Miracle Network, Walk to Fight Breast Cancer, and
Community Partners for Children.
CommonWealth One is headquartered at 4875 Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria and has
branches in Alexandria, Va., Washington, D.C., Harrisonburg,Va. and Front Royal, Va.
About CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union
Since 1944, CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union has grown to become one of Northern Virginia’s
top credit unions with over $290 million in assets serving more than 37,000 members. CommonWealth
One is a full-service, member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative committed to being the lifetime
financial institution of its members. For information on our history, upcoming events, and more visit
CUAid (cuaid.coop) is the first national online giving center for credit unions. All cuaid.coop contributions
are directed to the National Credit Union Foundation Disaster Relief Fund. CUAid offers employees and
members of credit unions a donation option to help fellow credit union employees and members in the
disaster area. For more information on CUAid visit www.cuaid.coop.
Angie Tran, Marketing Manager
CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union
4875 Eisenhower Ave., Ste. 100
Alexandria, VA 22304
Ph: 703.823.5211 Ext. 7647