Coast Central’s Dean G. Christensen Community Investment Program Announces 12 Recipients of $100,000

Coast Central Credit Union President/CEO James Sessa announced that its Board of Directors has approved $100,000 in grants to 12 local organizations for its second of two rounds of community giving this year. Coast Central also supports its communities through sponsorship, college scholarship, and employee volunteer programs. Fall recipients include: Humboldt County $20,633: Sequoia Humane Society for 7 kennels for ill or stressed dogs $20,000: Dream Quest for a van for activities for 300 youth (also serves Trinity County) $13,429: Eureka Rescue Mission for new siding for its homeless shelter serving 120 adults $10,579: Toys for Tots for storage containers …


Coast Central’s Dean G. Christensen Community Investment Program Announces Recipients of $100,000

Coast Central Credit Union President/CEO James T. Sessa announced that its Board of Directors has approved $100,000 in grants to eight local organizations for its spring 2019 round of community giving. Coast Central also supports its communities through sponsorship, college scholarship, and employee volunteer programs. Spring recipients include: Del Norte County $25,000: Family Resource Center of the Redwoods for a truck for food pick-ups/drop offs (over 1,500 families in need impacted) Humboldt County $24,000: Affordable Homeless Housing for a mobile hygiene station (over 1,500 homeless individuals impacted) $12,200: Humboldt Youth Soccer for new goals (1,100 youth impacted) $8,000: Adult Day …


Coast Central Credit Union Awards $50,000 in Community Grants; Announces $200,000 for 2018

Eureka – Coast Central Credit Union (CCCU) President/CEO James T. Sessa, announced that its Board of Directors has approved $50,000 in grants to six local organizations as part of its Community Investment Program: $11,000:  Humboldt County Special Olympics for transportation and lodging costs for its athletes $10,000:  Farmers Market’s North Coast Growers Association for a truck for operations and safety equipment $10,000:  Trinity Food Outreach to expand the food bank and replace the refrigeration/freezer unit $7,000:    Blue Lake School for Chromebooks for a classroom $7,000:     Humboldt Bay Fire Department for a thermal imaging camera $5,000:    Humboldt Library Foundation for …


Coast Central Community Investment Program Awards $50,000 in Community Grants, Spring 2017!

Five community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $950,000 to 80 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $13,989 to the Trinity County Life Support, to support the purchase of a Stryke battered-powered gurney to assist with emergency medical care. $10,200 to the Wild Souls Ranch to support the service horses used with foster youth and adopted youth. $10,096 to the …


2016’s Second Round of Community Grants Announced!

Four community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union.  This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO.  To date, the credit union has awarded $900,000 to 75 worthwhile community organizations.  As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $20,000 to the Turner House Project (Eureka), to support the purchase of a housing facility for at-risk teenagers and young adults $12,650 to the Arcata Volunteer Fire Department to support the purchase of thermal imaging cameras to enable firefighters to better perform during …


2016’s Community Grants Announced!

Four community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $850,000 to 71 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $23,000 to the Humboldt Senior Resource Center (Eureka), to support the purchase of a new heavy duty hot meal delivery vehicle, to allow the agency to expand its meal delivery program for homebound seniors. $11,330 to the Samoa Peninsula Volunteer Firefighters Association, to …


2015’s Community Grants Announced!

Five community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $800,000 to 67 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $24,923 to Hospice of Humboldt to support the purchase of medical care related equipment for the new Ida Emmerson Hospice House, a 12 bed facility scheduled to open in 2016 $9,527 to the Klamath-Trinity Joint Unified School District to support the purchase of …


Coast Central Awards $50,000 in Community Grants, Spring 2015!

Six community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $750,000 to 62 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $25,000 to the Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods, to support the purchase of a passenger van to provide program transportation throughout Humboldt County $7,500 to Locally Delicious, Inc, to help fund contracts with local farmers to produce healthy local food for …


Coast Central Community Investment Program Awards $50,000 in Community Grants, Fall 2013!

Four community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $700,000 to 56 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $22,000 to Mountain Communities Healthcare Foundation, to assist with the funding and purchase of dental practice management software, to prepare the Mountain Communities Healthcare District to re-open the Trinity Community Dental Clinic $19,612 to the Eel River Valley Multi-Generational Center, to assist with …


Coast Central Community Investment Program Awards $50,000 in Community Grants, Spring 2014!

Six community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $650,000 to 52 worthwhile community organizations.  As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $25,000 to Food for People, to support the purchase of a van to provide critical food distribution services throughout the county $8,200 to the McKinleyville Community Skatepark Organization, to help fund the remaining construction costs for completion of the indoor RampArt Skatepark in …