The American Eagle Financial Credit Union Fund at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving recently awarded $1,000 grants to five different non-profit organizations to support their work in Hartford and Middlesex counties: The Salvation Army of Greater Hartford, MARC Community Resources, CT Association for Human Services, Literacy Volunteers of Greater Hartford and Community Health Resources.

Celebrating the recent donations totaling $5,000 and announced at American Eagle Financial Credit Union's Financial Center in East Hartford were, back row, standing from left, Katie Reaves, development director of Community Health Resources; Major JR Fritsch, chief operating officer of The Salvation Army of Greater Hartford; Dean Marchessault, president and CEO of American Eagle Financial Credit Union; Maureen McGuire, vice president of communications at Community Health Resources; and Amanda Onochie, program director for the Connecticut Money School at the CT Association for Human Services; and front row, sitting from left, Malton Edwards, director of development of MARC Community Resources; Anna Sanyang, a student of Literacy Volunteers of Greater Hartford; and Rebecca Hawkins, director of programs at Literacy Volunteers of Greater Hartford.

Photo credit: John Marinelli