Release date: 1/29/2019
AgCarolina announces a donation to NC Farm Bureau Hurricane Fund through their A Cause a Quarter campaign.
[Raleigh, NC] AgCarolina Farm Credit is proud to announce a $2,000 donation to the North Carolina Farm Bureau Florence Relief Fund.
Employees have the option to participate in “A Cause a Quarter” each quarter. The quarterly campaign requires a $25 donation from participating employees to a non-profit voted on by all employees of the association. Participants are able to wear jeans each Friday of the quarter in which they participate.
Chosen by employees for the fourth quarter of 2018 was the North Carolina Farm Bureau Hurricane Florence Relief Fund. With employee and Association contributions, the total donation amount is $2,000.
“AgCarolina Farm Credit is committed to being a good steward of the resources in our communities,” said AgCarolina CEO Dave Corum. “A Cause a Quarter is the product of an employee suggestion and has been a great way for our team to understand how we can all work together to make an impact. We are proud to partner with NC Farm Bureau to provide relief to those impacted by Hurricane Florence. We continue to keep our thoughts with those impacted by the disaster.”
AgCarolina Farm Credit is a farmer owned financial cooperative with headquarters in Raleigh. They are the leading provider of credit to farmers in central and eastern North Carolina. AgCarolina Farm Credit has over $1.5 billion in loans and commitments outstanding to nearly 3,000 North Carolina farmers. Loans are made to finance land, homes, farm buildings, operating expenses, livestock and equipment, as well as other purposes. Credit life insurance, appraisal services, and leasing are also available through AgCarolina Farm Credit.