Community Credit Union Joins Community to Grant Wishes through Make-A-Wish Maine

AUBURN, ME – On Saturday, August 10th Community Credit Union was proud to sponsor the 5th Annual Summer Block Party to benefit Make-A-Wish Maine. The Credit Union partnered with Mad Monkey Media to be the Dunk Tank Sponsor that hosted local celebrities to be dunked to raise money for the cause. Locals included both Auburn and Lewiston Police & Fire Department Personnel, politicians, both Jennifer Hogan and Jenna Beaulieu from Community Credit Union, Corey Garrison from 99.9 The Wolf and Leif Erickson from 107.5 FRANK FM. The event is held annually at Mac’s Grill in Auburn.

 For seven days leading up to the event, the Credit Union sold Wish Stars raising $1,153, its staff dressed casual giving donations in support and also raised an additional $1,827 from celebrities getting soaked in the Dunk Tank at the event. All together, the Credit Union was able to raise a total of $4,160 for Make-A-Wish Maine. This year the Block Party’s goal is to raise $75,000, enough to grant 10 local wishes.

CommunityMatthew Shaw