South Carolina Federal Credit Union Sponsors Annual Holiday Drive
22 Nov 2011

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) November 22, 2011 – South Carolina Federal Credit Union is sponsoring a holiday drive to benefit Lowcountry Orphan Relief through December 31.


South Carolina Federal Credit Union’s Charleston and Georgetown branches will serve as collection sites for new socks and underwear. The credit union will distribute items received to Lowcountry Orphan Relief.


Lowcountry Orphan Relief’s mission is “to provide basic necessities (clothing, school uniforms, shoes, socks, pajamas, underwear, coats, toiletries and school supplies) to children who have been abused or neglected.” Since 2006, they have clothed more than 10,000 children in the Tri-County area.


Collection bins for new socks and underwear are available in branch lobbies and at credit union headquarters in North Charleston. For branch locations, visit



About South Carolina Federal South Carolina Federal Credit Union is headquartered in North Charleston. More than 138,000 members own and belong to the not-for-profit financial cooperative, which has over $1.3 billion in assets. South Carolina Federal is a community-chartered credit union. Anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester, Calhoun, Orangeburg or Georgetown counties, and most of Lexington and Richland counties, is eligible to join. South Carolina Federal has 17 branches, and more than 74 ATMs throughout Charleston, Columbia and Georgetown. In 2008, South Carolina Federal, for the second consecutive year, was voted one of the Best Places to Work in the state. More information about South Carolina Federal can be found at or on the SiMPLE CENTS blog at



Jessica Jackson
VP-Corporate Communications
South Carolina Federal Credit Union
843-569-4359 (office)