AllSouth is committed to giving back to the communities it proudly serves. Through our volunteer program, employees are provided with opportunities to serve and support local non-profit organizations that align with our efforts of supporting the military, homelessness and hunger issues, and aiding with family crisis.
Our employees recently spent a day providing 50 hours of service at the Habitat for Humanity ReStores located in Richland, Sumter and Kershaw Counties. A team of 25 employees sorted and priced items, stocked shelves, organized furniture, provided customer service, and unloaded donations as they arrived at the store. The team also assisted with preparing 13 rolls of carpet to sell, which could yield a value of over $1,200 for Habitat for Humanity.
Our team members had a great time giving back, and they found the experience rewarding and heartfelt. “I really enjoyed working at the ReStore. I love being able to get out and help the community, it’s really rewarding.” said Brandy Ballance. In addition to giving back to the communities, these volunteer events offer team building experiences and create a sense of comradery among our colleagues. Bryan Parker said, “I love jumping in and getting to work. It was fun to work with the team and really see how we all fell into place.”
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About AllSouth Federal Credit Union - Originally begun in 1960 as Fort Jackson Federal Credit Union, AllSouth Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial cooperative. We proudly serve eight counties with 23 branches in the Midlands of South Carolina. We're not just your credit union, we're your neighbors.
About Habitat for Humanity ReStore – Habitat for Humanity ReStore accepts donations of new and gently used household items, furniture, appliances, and building materials and sells them to the general public and businesses at a reduced cost ranging from 50-90% off the retail price. All proceeds from the ReStores support the mission of Habitat for Humanity to help build and restore homes in Richland, Lexington, Sumter, and Kershaw Counties.