SDCCU Collects Nearly 1,400 Pounds of Food for Pets of Homebound Seniors and Service Animals of Military Veterans


Pet food drive supports Helen Woodward Animal Center’s AniMeals Program

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (March 29, 2019)-- San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, collected nearly 1,400 pounds of food to support the efforts of the Helen Woodward Animal Center’s AniMeals program which provides pet food to the pets of homebound seniors and service animals of military veterans.
Donations of dry or canned cat and dog food – unopened, unexpired and non-prescription, were collected during February at 10 convenient branch locations in North San Diego County. The combined efforts collected 1,361 pounds of pet food which translates into 183 meals for cats and 316 meals for dogs in need.
“We are glad to have been able to support Helen Woodward Animal Center this year in collecting food for the AniMeals program,” said SDCCU President and CEO Teresa Campbell. “The donations of our customers and the community will help the homebound seniors and military veterans provide the meals their animals need.”
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