June 14, 2021

CAP COM Cares Foundation Golf Tournament Sets Fundraising Record

CAP COM Federal Credit Union and its charitable giving arm, the CAP COM Cares Foundation, hosted their annual charity golf tournament Monday, June 7 at Saratoga National Golf Course. This year marked the 26th annual fundraiser which hosted 180 golfers and raised $146,500, a new record for the tournament. The last in-person tournament in 2019 raised $125,000. Funds raised are distributed to dozens of local nonprofits through grants and other signature giving programs throughout the year.

CAP COM extends a huge “Thank You” to Premier Sponsor CUNA Mutual Group. Keepsake Partners, Lecce Arcodia, and BBL participated in the tournament and provided some wonderful giveaways.

Additional top sponsorship support came from Allied Solutions, Bond, Schoeneck, & King PLLC, Brown and Brown of New York Inc., Capital Luxury Cars, CSEA, Coccadotts, Enact, Exit 9 Wine and Liquor Warehouse, General Control Systems, Inc., Janitronics Inc., Jankow Companies, Kerr deVoe PC, Lavelle and Finn, LSI, NCR, PNJ Technology Partners, Salesforce, Siena College, St. Peter’s Health Partners, The Hodorowski Group, WCGS Architects, Whittaker Appraiser Group, and Worldpay.

“The CAP COM Cares Foundation offers our sincere gratitude to this year’s sponsors and golfers, for their commitment to the nonprofits CAP COM supports in our community,” stated Chris McKenna, President and CEO, CAP COM. “The outing helps make a difference in the lives of many families by supporting programs like Coats for Kids, School Backpacks, and our Thanksgiving ‘Sharing the Harvest.’ Without our partners, our passion to serve thousands of children, families and underprivileged in our region would not be sustainable.”

CAP COM Cares Foundation was established by CAP COM Federal Credit Union in 2003 to nurture the community by supporting health and wellness programs; financial literacy and education initiatives; and causes that assist underprivileged families. Since inception, the Foundation has donated over $4.5 million and over 35,000 volunteer hours to hundreds of organizations in the Capital Region. The CAP COM Cares Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Tax ID # 54-2071140.

CAP COM Federal Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution based in New York’s Capital Region with more than $2 billion in assets and 11 full-service branch locations, as well as a limited service branch at the City Hall in Schenectady, NY. An additional branch will open Summer of 2021 in Glenville. The credit union is member-driven and focused on superior service, convenient products and competitive rates that help members save money and make life little easier. CAP COM offers all the products and services you’d find at a typical financial institution. Visit www.capcomfcu.org to find out more. Federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration. Equal Housing Lender.