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Andrews Federal Assists Military Families at Joint Base Andrews Fisher House

Wed, Apr 26, 2017

Suitland, Maryland

Andrews Federal Credit Union once again partnered with the Armed Forces Financial Network (AFFN) to present $5,000 in gift cards distributed to families living at the Fisher House.  The funds help defray travel costs and other much needed necessities associated with military members daily living expenses.

“It is an honor to give back to those who give so much to ensure our freedoms,” said Jim Hayes, Andrews Federal President & CEO. “Andrews Federal is always happy to contribute to this worthy cause to assist our service members and their families in any way possible.”

For wounded warriors transitioning from war zones or those receiving treatment for other illnesses, the gift cards are a welcomed resource for families while their loved one is getting medical treatment. Fisher House serves as a home-away-from-home for our military heroes by providing a calm and caring atmosphere where families can gain support and encouragement from each other.

About Andrews Federal Credit Union
Andrews Federal Credit Union was founded in 1948 to serve the needs of military and civilian personnel by providing a vast array of financial products and services. With over $1.5 billion in assets, Andrews Federal has grown to serve more than 120,000 members in the District of Columbia, Joint Base Andrews (MD), Springfield, Virginia (VA), Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (NJ), and military installations in central Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands. In addition, the Credit Union serves as a financial partner with many select employee groups in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia and New Jersey.

To learn more about Andrews Federal Credit Union and its community involvement, or to become a member, call 800.487.5500 or visit www.andrewsfcu.org.

Photo (l to r): Oma George, Chief Retail Officer, Andrews Federal; Janet Grampp, Fisher House Manager; Jim Hayes, President & CEO, Andrews Federal; and Rosalind Bishop, Joint Base Andrews Branch Manager, Andrews Federal.