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Indiana Members Credit Union Contributes $10,000 to Ovar'Coming Together for Cancer Awareness Card

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April 18, 2019
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*Pictured left to right:
  Thorpe Miller, VP Business Development and Marketing, IMCU, Robin Jackson, Executive Director, Ovar’coming Together, Ron Collier, President and CEO, IMCU, Mandy Emery, VP Community Involvement, IMCU, John Newett, Senior VP, Operations, IMCU, and Monique Krider, VP Human Resources, IMCU.


(Indianapolis, IN, April 2019)  Indiana Members Credit Union (IMCU) recently presented a check for $10,000 to Ovar’coming Together as part of its exclusive Cancer Awareness Debit Card Program.  The IMCU Cancer Awareness Debit Card provides an opportunity to support many different types of cancer by benefiting a different local cancer related organization each year.  Ovar’coming Together, Indiana’s nonprofit resource and education organization for Ovarian Cancer, was the selected beneficiary receiving a portion of each signature based transaction made with this card March 1, 2018-February 28, 2019. 
 
Executive team members from IMCU presented the check to Robin Jackson, Executive Director, Ovar’coming Together, at IMCU’s headquarters on Monday, March 18, 2019.
 
“Partnering with Indiana Member's Credit Union this past year was amazing,” said Robin Jackson, Executive Director, Ovar’coming Together.  “Its generous donation and widespread support in helping to create awareness about ovarian cancer made a huge impact. We couldn't be more grateful to IMCU for giving back to the communities it serves and making a difference in such a unique and special way.”
 
Ron Collier, President and CEO of IMCU stated, “We are thrilled to present this donation through the IMCU Cancer Awareness Card to Ovar’coming Together and support their efforts to serve ovarian cancer patients in Indiana.  To learn more about this integral organization, visit their website at www.ovariancancerin.org.”   
 
The card is available for issue to members at IMCU’s 27 Central Indiana locations.  The IMCU Cancer Awareness Debit Card is free to members with a free checking account and can be issued immediately via IMCU’s instant issue program, which allows members to receive their debit card on the spot.
 
For more information about the IMCU Cancer Awareness Debit Card, please visit IMCU online at, www.imcu.com, or visit an IMCU branch for details.

About Ovar’coming Together
Ovar'coming Together is Indiana's nonprofit resource and education organization for Ovarian Cancer.  It's mission is three-fold: to create awareness about ovarian cancer; to support ovarian cancer survivors and caregivers; and to fund much-needed research initiatives to find an early detection mechanisms and new treatment options.  The organization's support services include Peer-to-Peer Connections, HOPE Packets for newly diagnosed women, educational workshops, social and networking opportunities for survivors, community awareness events, referrals, health fairs, a Speakers Bureau, free awareness materials, an annual Survivor Luncheon and the Survivors Teaching Students program wherein ovarian cancer survivors speak at medical teaching schools to educate future healthcare providers about ovarian cancer by sharing stories of diagnosis, treatment and survivorship.  Ovar'coming Together can be reached at www.ovariancancerin.org or 317-925-6643.
Contact:
Nikki Thompson, Communications Manager
(317) 554-8150