August 15, 2016 – Delray Beach, FL:
Local Credit Union Receives Recognition for Project16 Teen Talk Live Sponsorship
IBM Southeast Employees’ Credit Union (IBMSECU) recently received a Certificate of Appreciation from the Loretta Hawkins Outreach Ministries for their generous contribution and dedicated sponsorship to the students of Project16 Teen Talk Live.
Loretta Hawkins Outreach Ministries is dedicated to providing an array of services to the residents of Palm Beach County. They strive to meet the needs of individuals and families who may be poverty stricken, in need of food or clothing, or may need support as they cope with the obstacles of life. This summer, they implemented a 5 week program, aimed for middle school and high school students, entitled “Project16 – Teen Talk Live”. This program was held June 18 – July 23, 2016; 37 under privileged youth residing in the West Palm Beach area successfully completed the program.
Throughout the program the students were involved in informative and engaging workshops concerning Teen Challenges, Career Exploration, Financial Literacy, Law Enforcement, and Prophetic Impartation.
Michael Miller, CEO at IBMSECU, stated, “We were honored to have helped sponsor the Project16 Teen Talk Live program this year. We are committed to helping our youth successfully conquer the challenges that they face at home, school, and in the community. Increasing self-confidence, motivating and encouraging our local children in need is so important to community development. It was an honor to be awarded the Certificate of Appreciation. We are truly grateful for everything Loretta Hawkins Outreach Ministries does for Palm Beach County.”
IBMSECU is a Member-owned financial institution that has provided financial services to families for more than 45 years. To be eligible for Membership, you must live in an approved county, including Palm Beach County, worship or attend school in an approved county, work for or be retired from a Member Company, or be an immediate family member of/live in the same household as an existing Member. Only $5 is needed to open a savings account and begin your lifetime Membership with IBMSECU. To join, use our secure Online Membership Application or call 800.873.5100.