Release date: 1/14/2020
AgCarolina announces a $2,500 donation to Riverside Ranch.
[Raleigh, NC] AgCarolina Farm Credit is proud to announce a $2,500 donation to Riverside Ranch, an organization with a mission to positively impact individuals through therapeutic riding, and equine assisted activities engaging with nature and animals.
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 2019 was Riverside Ranch. With employee and Association contributions, the total donation amount is $2,500.
“AgCarolina Farm Credit’s employees are committed to taking an active role in distributing resources throughout eastern North Carolina,” 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. AgCarolina is proud to provide these funds to Riverside Ranch as they seek to provide therapeutic riding lessons and equine assisted activities. We are grateful for organizations like Riverside Ranch and wish them great success with their mission.”
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.