Belco in the Community
At Belco, our dedication to meeting our members’ needs is matched only by our dedication to giving back to the communities we serve through volunteer participation, fundraising, financial literacy programs, sponsorships, and charitable contributions throughout the year. Belco is proud to be a part of what matters to our members.
Belco participates in Toys for Tots – December 23, 2016
Belco participated in Toys for Tots HBG again this year. We donated $500 and collected over 400 toys from our employees, our members, and our neighbors Skelly & Loy. Thank you to everyone who made a donation. Merry Christmas #BelcoCCU #ToysforTots2016
Belco participates in #GivingTuesday – November 29, 2016
Belco gave back to the community on #GivingTuesday, November 29,2016. This year Belco donated $1,500 to the PinnacleHealth Foundation, a non-profit organization that exists to support the work of the PinnacleHealth System. The Foundation coordinates charitable giving to support community benefit and education programs, the needs of PinnacleHealth’s three major hospitals, and resources that improve access to, and quality of, care throughout PinnacleHealth.
Belco @ the WGAL Channel 8 Salvation Army Coats for Kids telethon – Dec. 9, 2016
Belco made a $1,000 donation to the Salvation Army at the WGAL News Channel 8 Susquehanna Valley, Pa. Salvation Army Coats for Kids Telethon on December 9, 2016. There were 11 Belco employees/volunteers who volunteered to answer phones to accept donations for Salvation Army from 10:15 am-11:45 am that morning at the station.
Santa Claus visits 3 local Belco offices – December 2016
Santa Claus visited 3 of our offices this Christmas Season. Hanover, Hbg Paxton St., and Lancaster Oregon Pike. We had a total of over 200 children come in to visit with Santa. Kids received a free picture with Santa, a free gift, refreshments and made a Christmas ornament for their tree.
Belco Employees volunteer at the Central PA Food Bank – November 21, 2016
Nine Belco employees teamed up with AAA tonight at Central Pennsylvania Food Bank. We worked for 2 hours boxing up food, cleaning, and moving boxes. We are proud to volunteer in our community. #BelcoCCU#CentralPAFoodBank #Volunteer
Harrisburg & Lebanon Holiday Parade – November 19, 2016
On Saturday, November 19, Belco Community Credit Union participated in 2 local holiday parades, Harrisburg and Lebanon.
Pictured is Belco at the Harrisburg Holiday parade carrying the Macy-style balloon “Robert the Reindeer” on the parade route, with 24 balloon handlers. He is 43 feet long and stands 18 feet tall. We also participated in the Lebanon Holiday parade.
Between the two parades, over 50 Belco employees, members, family and friends walked in the parades, handed out over 3,500 whiz rings, and gave away (30) $10 Starbucks Gift Cards to the community along the parade routes as a “Random Act of Kindness” for the holiday.
We were also in the Lebanon Holiday Parade on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016
Youth Ambassador Contest – November 9, 2016
Congratulations Zachary Dorman for representing Belco at the Harrisburg Chapter of CUs Youth Ambassador Contest on 11/9. Zachary did a great job and we are very proud of him.
HR Seminar – November 2, 2016
Our Hanover branch hosted a #DramaFree HR seminar this morning presented by Karen Young, Founder/President of HR Resolutions. Karen reviewed 3 hot HR topics: legislative updates on OT, compliance posters, and interviewing tips. Our attendees received a wealth of information and each guest received a copy of Karen’s book Stop Knocking on my Door.#belcoccu #dramafreehr
Mission Central Walk – October 29, 2016
Belco sponsored in participated in the 2nd Annual Mission Central“Missions in Motions” 5K Race/Walk on Saturday, Oct. 29 in Mechanicsburg, PA. There were over 120 runners/walkers and they raised over $10,000 in funds. Thank you for giving. #BelcoCCU #MissionCentral
Lancaster Saving Safari Pumpkin Skating Party – October 29, 2016
Random Acts of Kindness Day – October 28, 2016
As part of our Member Appreciation Month, on Friday, Oct. 28, Belco employees set foot out into the streets and handed out nearly $2,000 in Starbucks gift cards.#BelcoCCU#RandomActsofKindness #MemberAppreciationMonth
Tailwaggers Trick or Treat in Lancaster @ Buchanan Park – October 22, 2016
On Saturday, Oct. 22, we sponsored and attended the Humane League of Lancaster Tailwaggers Trick or Treat event. Even though it was a bit cold and windy, many folks attended this fun event.Our $25 Petco Gift Card winner, with Belco Backpack cooler, is Natalie Reynolds from Lancaster.#BelcoCCU #TailwaggersTrickorTreat
Enola Saving Safari Pumpkin Skating Party – October 22, 2016
We had a great night on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the Olympic Skating Rink in Enola at the Saving Safari Pumpkin Skating Party. Thanks to all those who came out. We had nearly 200 in attendance. #BelcoCCU #PumpkinSkateEnola
Lancaster Business Expo – October 21, 2016
On Friday, Oct. 21, we sponsored and attended the The Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry business expo, and the foot stomping cowboys from DavCo Advertising, Inc.joined us for a quick pic. #BelcoCCU #LCCI — with Tricia Spangler Heisey and Carol Eller.
Hanover Pumpkin Skating Party – October 20, 2016
International Credit Union Day – October 20, 2016
Thanks to everyone who stopped at one of our offices during International Credit Union Day on Thursday, Oct. 20. Here are a few pictures from some of our offices. We have free food, giveaways and we gave away a $50 Visa Gift Card at each office. #BelcoCCU #ICUDAY2016
Financial Reality Fair – October 18, 2016
Seven BELCO employees joined forces with Pennsylvania Credit Union Association and other local credit unions to host a Financial Reality Fair on Tuesday, 10/18 at the State Capitol. Students from several local high schools had the opportunity to go through this real life budget activity. #belcoccu #cdrams #pcua
Pumpkinfest in Enola – October 9, 2016
West Shore Chamber Business Expo – October 6, 2016
On Thursday, Oct. 6, Belco participated in the West Shore Chamber of Commerce 66th Annual Business & Industrial Night at the Radisson Hotel Harrisburg in Camp Hill. This year’s theme was “Travel Around the World”. At our booth, you traveled to Hawaii.