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Education First FCU donates to Buckner Children’s Village

Tuesday, Dec. 1, Education First Federal Credit Union (EFFCU) employees presented a check for a $3,170 to Buckner Children’s Village in celebration of Giving Tuesday.
Giving Tuesday, and its popular hashtag #GivingTuesday, is an international movement dedicated to giving back. EFFCU raised the funds for this donation through a voluntary program that allows its employees to wear blue jeans each week on Friday in exchange for a small donation to the fund.

Gift of Life honors BBVA Compass for support

The Gift of Life honored BBVA Compass for its humanitarian efforts and altruistic support at a Women’s Breast Health Program Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 10, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas in Orange. For the past 15 years, BBVA Compass has annually supported the Gift of Life Women’s Health Program, which provides uncompensated healthcare services throughout seven Southeast Texas counties, including the provision of free clinical breast exams, mammograms and diagnostic testing, when needed.