Pictured above are representatives from Northern Savings handing over the check to Captain Gary Sheils.

Pictured above are representatives from Northern Savings handing over the check to Captain Gary Sheils.

Back to School Program receives $1,700

On Friday, August 26, representatives from Northern Savings Credit Union handed over a check for $1,700 to Captain Gary Sheils from the Salvation Army to help fund the annual Back to School program. The program, that is a partnership between the Salvation Army, Northern Savings Credit Union, the Bargain Shop and the Rotary Club, gives backpacks to children who otherwise would not be able to afford them. This year, 325 backpacks will be distributed on Tuesday, August 30 and Wednesday, August 31 at the Salvation Army Thrift Store. Pictured above are representatives from Northern Savings handing over the check to Captain Gary Sheils.

On Friday, August 26, representatives from Northern Savings Credit Union handed over a check for $1,700 to Captain Gary Sheils from the Salvation Army to help fund the annual Back to School program. The program, that is a partnership between the Salvation Army, Northern Savings Credit Union, the Bargain Shop and the Rotary Club, gives backpacks to children who otherwise would not be able to afford them. This year, 325 backpacks will be distributed on Tuesday, August 30 and Wednesday, August 31 at the Salvation Army Thrift Store. Pictured above are representatives from Northern Savings handing over the check to Captain Gary Sheils.