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Thursday, July 02, 2020
Journey through Rose Hills is a virtual activity that allows our community to come and experience the largest single location memorial park in the nation. Discover hidden treasures and learn more about Rose Hills, its history, different cultures, iconic landmarks and features within our 1,400-acre memorial park. Download and print the Journey through Rose Hills map from their Facebook event pageon ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
MEDIA RELEASE3600 Workman Mill Road / Whittier, CA 90601  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                              CONTACT: Ruthie RetanaRELEASE DATE: June 26, 2020                                                                          (562) 463-3145  Río Hondo College Student Trustee Shares Perspectives on Pandemic, Protest and EducationWHITTIER – Río Hondo College ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Credit Union Assists in the Fight Against Cancer  BREA – American First Credit Union (AFCU) donated over $2,700 to Relay for Life of Northwest Orange County this year and participated in their event to raise awareness and funds against cancer.  While the event is usually in-person, this year’s Relay for Life was virtual due to COVID-19 safety concerns. The online event encouraged community fun ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
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Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest
Friday, June 26, 2020
WHITTIER – Frontier High School is the recipient of the 2020 Exemplary Program Award from the California Continuation Education Association Plus (CCEA+), which is also honoring Frontier science teacher William Martin as its 2020 Teacher of the Year.  CCEA+, a state organization that promotes the development of quality continuation education and schools, is honoring the Model Continuation School ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, June 26, 2020
BREA, CA – American First Credit Union (AFCU) was recently honored with the prestigious Diamond Award, which recognizes outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry.   The award was presented by the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council, a national network comprised of over 1,200 credit union marketing and business development professionals. ...read more
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Friday, June 26, 2020
  The Whole Child is holding a special Day of Giving on June 29.  It’s National Hug Day, and we are raising funds to provide Care in a Time of Crisis.  Please consider making a gift – your support will be matched dollar for dollar!   Now more than ever, vulnerable children and low-income families need us to care.  They will feel emotional and economic pain caused by ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, June 26, 2020
    DONATE NOW!     HYC IS HERE FOR YOU!    Hello Friends of HYC,  These past several months have not been easy in any way, shape or form. As we have all maneuvered a new way of daily life and living, we have also persevered through challenges and difficult situations. We live in a world of uncertainty and are ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Clean Power Alliance (CPA) is here to help our small business customers during COVID-19. We understand choosing between rent, bills or payroll is a situation no small business should have to face, especially during a crisis.  We’d like to remind our small business customers about our new $1 million COVID-19 Relief Program that provides bill assistance to our customers, including small businesses ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Is your business a CPA customer and interested in buying a battery storage unit? There is a program for you!  Battery energy storage is technology that can either be paired with solar panels or used alone to store energy during the day when it is less expensive and discharge it in the evening when energy from the grid is more expensive. Battery storage can help you save on energy and demand ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, June 22, 2020
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Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Flattening the Curve Doesn't Mean It's Over Chamber member Laramie Ericson from E Forty Two Solutions outlines why we need to continue implementing safety processes for everyone View the presentation here:https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vQnfTzjH2420rGnk2u5e1ZtRCfqYaykMPbuWMw9t9ilbLRjKoKDvkIZpWpAxF5v7Z3RHFkgxJg-YtxW/pub?start=false&loop=false&delayms=3000  
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Whittier Chamber Members   American First Credit Union, would like to extend this opportunity to all Whittier Chamber members provided the applicant either already has or is willing to open up an American First Credit Union business checking or business savings account prior to the PPP loan closing (and provided the SBA continues to have funds available).   Here is the link to complete and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
Monday, June 15, 2020
Check out these custom cabinets designed by B2B Design Build!
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Monday, June 15, 2020
Credit Union Aids Local Homeless Organization  ORANGE – American First Credit Union (AFCU) donated various supplies to Mary’s Kitchen to aid the homeless population in Orange County.  COVID-19 has changed how so many businesses operate, including non-profits like Mary’s Kitchen who have been serving meals to Orange County’s homeless population singe 1984 and are 100% funded through private ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, June 15, 2020
The ECF Art Centers provide studio space and mentorship for artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities at their five progressive art studios across LA County; South LA, Downtown LA, Westside, San Pedro and now in Whittier! Heartbeat is their first all online art sale! Your purchases help ECF artists earn an income from their work! www.artecf.org
Categories: Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, May 15, 2020
Join us for upcoming webinars!  Our webinars are free and open to everyone. Just make sure to reserve your virtual seat.      BECOMING A HOMEOWNER Session: Thursday, May 21 5:30-6:30 p.m. (PDT) • Recognize the benefits and affordability of home ownership. • Understand how your credit makes a difference when purchasing a home.   • ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest