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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – (January 2020) - Langley Federal Credit Union announces its 2019 combined giving efforts of the credit union and the Langley for Families Foundation is $1,085,000. These funds were invested back into the Hampton Roads community to 106 organizations that provide services ranging from healthcare, housing and human services, safety and security, and financial education.

 

In 2019, Langley for Families Foundation celebrated a 41% increase in dollars donated - $662,500, and Langley Federal Credit Union donated $422,500. Funds were generated from generous employees, members and successful fundraising events, including the annual golf tournament and new cash raffle.

 

Highlights from the Foundation’s 2019 community impact include:

The first-ever $1,000,000 commitment, in partnership with Langley Federal Credit Union, to Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters for their new children’s mental health hospital, which broke ground in 2019 and plans to open in 2022. This donation will occur over a five-year period.

 

The Langley For Families Foundation hosted five collection drives:

  • 1,100 bars of soap for Union Mission
  • More than 500 books for REACH Literacy Program
  • 1,077 supplies for students and teachers
  • 900 lbs. of food for local Foodbanks
  • Teddy bears and backpacks for children in foster care

 

$ 95,000 in Scholarships

  • $60,000 to Local Colleges and Universities: Hampton University, Christopher Newport University, Old Dominion University, Thomas Nelson Community College
  • $20,000 Jean M. Yokum Scholarship to graduating high school seniors
  • $15,000 Teacher Mini-Grant Awards

 

Employee Impact

  • Volunteer hours = 1,300 hours
  • Employee giving = $46,000

 

“We are so proud of the economic impact Langley delivers to the community through our engaged employees, members and charitable programs,” said Tom Ryan, president and CEO of Langley. “Our commitment to Hampton Roads is evident, and we work very hard to determine the priorities so our support can provide the needed assistance.”

 

The following agencies were supported in 2019:

 

Alzheimer's Association

LINK of Hampton Roads, Inc.

American Cancer Society

Literacy for Life

American Heart Association

Make-A-Wish Foundation Of Greater Virginia

American Red Cross of Coastal Virginia

Menchville House Ministries

An Achievable Dream, Inc.

NASA Langley Exchange

Armed Services YMCA of Hampton Roads

Natasha House Inc

Arthritis Foundation

Nauticus Foundation

Association of Fundraising Professionals - Hampton Roads

NetworkPeninsula

Autism Society, Tidewater Virginia

New Vision Youth Services, Inc.

Avalon Center

Newport News Green Foundation

Bacon Street Youth and Family Services

Old Dominion University Educational Foundation

Big Brothers Big Sisters Services, Inc.

One Child Center for Autism, Inc

Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital Foundation

Peninsula Agency on Aging, Inc.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Southeast Virginia

Peninsula Fine Arts Center

Boys and Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula Inc.

Peninsula Metropolitan YMCA

Center for Child & Family Services

Peninsula Reads

Center For Sexual Assault Survivors

Peninsula Rescue Mission Inc

Childrens Health Investment Program Inc

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Norfolk VA Inc.

Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, Inc.

Safe House Project

Christopher Newport University Education Foundation

Samaritan House Inc

Colonial Court Appointed Special Advocate

SAME- So All May Eat

Colonial Virginia Council, Boy Scouts of America

Seton Youth Shelters

Communities In Schools of Hampton Roads

Special Olympics Minnesota

DCU for Kids

St. Mary's Home for Disabled Children

Downtown Hampton Child Development Center

Starbase Victory Inc

Dream Catchers

Suffolk Education Foundation

EDMARC Inc.

The 31Heroes Project

Fear 2 Freedom

The Compassion Advocacy Network

ForKids, inc

The DeGood Foundation

Giving Garden Foundation

The Faison Center Inc

Gloucester Housing Partnership, Inc.

The Gloucester Mathews Care Clinic

Gloucester United Emergency Shelter Team

The Mariner's Museum

Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia

The Union Mission

Grove Christian Outreach Center

The USO of Hampton Roads and Central Virginia

Habitat for Humanity of South Hampton Roads

The Wes Strong Foundation

Habitat for Humanity Peninsula & Greater Williamsburg

Thomas Nelson Community College Educational Foundation Inc

Hampton Ecumenical Lodging And Provisions Inc

THRIVE Peninsula, Inc.

Hampton Education Foundation

Tidewater Science Congress

Hampton Roads Community Action Program Inc

Toby's Dream Foundation

Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance

Transitions Family Violence Services

Hampton Roads Haven

United Way of South Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads Pride

United Way Of The Virginia Peninsula

Hampton Roads Workforce Foundation

VersAbility Resources

Hampton University

Virginia Beach Justice Initiative

HopeU Foundation

Virginia Coalition for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, Inc.

Housing Development Corporation of Hampton Roads

Virginia Peninsula Crime Stoppers Inc

Housing Partnerships Inc

Virginia Peninsula Foodbank

Junior Achievement of Greater Hampton Roads

Virginia Supportive Housing

Lackey Clinic

W.A.T.E.R. Team Inc.

Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital Foundation

YMCA of South Hampton Roads

Langley Civic Leaders Association

Youth Challenge Inc

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Inc

Youth Volunteer Corps of Hampton Roads

LGBT Life Center

YWCA of South Hampton Roads

 

Langley Federal Credit Union has a long history of community involvement and charitable giving dating back to the founding of the credit union in the 1930's. With a commitment to making a difference in the communities it serves, Langley for Families Foundation was launched in 2014 to support causes and charities benefiting children and families. For more information, visit www.langleyforfamilies.org.