Pensacola, FLA. (August 18, 2021) – On Monday, August 9, PenAir Federal Credit Union (PenAir) presented $5,201.21 to the Santa Rosa Education Foundation. Funds were collected through the Share It® debit card program over the course of 12 months.
“We are so fortunate to have three exceptional school districts in our area,” says Casey Brueske, Community Education Development Specialist for PenAir Federal Credit Union. “Thanks to programs like Share It®, giving back to your community has never been easier,” says Brueske.
Share It® debit cards allow members to designate funds to the eligible school district of their choice – Escambia County, Florida, Santa Rosa County, Florida and Baldwin County, Alabama. For every signature-based debit card transaction made with a Share It card, PenAir will donate .01¢ at no cost to the card holder.
“The funds received from PenAir’s Share It® program will be matched dollar for dollar with our state matching funds to double the impact in our local schools,” says Cathy Purdon, Executive Director for the Santa Rosa Education Foundation. “All Share It funds will be used to directly impact the teachers and students in Santa Rosa classrooms by funding projects designed to increase student achievement,” says Purdon.
To learn more about the Share It® program and how to enroll, visit penair.org/debitcards or call 850.505.3200 and speak to a Member Advisor today.
About PenAir Federal Credit Union
At PenAir Federal Credit Union, respect is a guiding principle. As the largest and oldest credit union headquartered in Pensacola, Florida, with $2.3 billion in assets PenAir is dedicated to enhancing lives through exceptional service, strength, and financial solutions. With thirteen locations in Northwest Florida and Southeast Alabama combined with online and mobile banking, we provide worldwide reach. PenAir is a not-for-profit, member-owned financial institution, serving the community and enhancing lives since 1936. For more information, visit penair.org.