Continuing its long-standing tradition of community giving, America First Credit Union, a leading member-owned, not-for-profit cooperative financial institution, will deliver nearly 100 pairs of new, gift-wrapped shoes to children at Gibson Middle School.

Through its annual Warm the Soles project, the local credit union works to raise funds and donations from members throughout November and December to purchase shoes for children in need during the holiday season. The project is coordinated through America First’s 501(c)3 volunteer service arm, The Community Assistance Program.

Tuesday, Dec. 17
1 p.m.

Gibson Middle School
3900 W. Washington Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89107

– Children of Gibson Middle School unwrapping the gift of much needed new shoes during the holiday season
– Interviews available with America First Credit Union Regional Market Manager, Denise Mora

In its nearly 75-year history, America First has become one of the largest, most stable and most progressive credit unions in the country, and has remained a member-owned, not-for-profit cooperative financial institution. Today, America First has 106 branches, and is the eleventh largest credit union in assets in the United States with over $5.9 billion, and the seventh largest credit union in membership in America with more than 630,000 members.

America First Credit Union recently opened its 11th branch in Las Vegas. Follow America First Credit Union on Facebook or @AFCU on Twitter, or visit www.americafirst.com.

Media are welcome to cover and must call Melanie Shafer at 702.303.7160 or mshafer@quillinlv.com.

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