ABCO Community Supports Operation Yellow Ribbon's 'Treats for Troops'

WILLINGBORO, N.J. – ABCO FCU staff and members were proud to be a part of Operation Yellow Ribbon's "Treats for the Troops" program this year! ABCO branches were utilized as dropoff locations for cookie and other baked good donations for this program that aims to bring holiday cheer to troops serving overseas.

treats for the troops 2018Over 100 lbs. of cookies and treats were collected at ABCO branches and local students submitted over 200 handwritten cards and letters expressing holiday wishes and support for the troops. "Give with all your heart and you will always feel the spirit of the season," said Melanie Green, Business Development Representative. "I just really wanted to thank our troops that serve and can't be with their families this holiday."

ABCO employees volunteered with the OYR staff and local community in Medford on Dec. 1st to collect and package donations. In total, Operation Yellow Ribbon shipped over 4,500 lbs. of treats and thousands of letters to our service men and woman all over the world! ABCO FCU thanks all of their employees and members who donated.