Teachers Federal Credit Union, with Port Jefferson Station among its 23 Suffolk County branches, will celebrate its 60th anniversary with a spectacular fireworks display on Saturday, October 6, 2012 (rain date Sunday, October 7, 2012) at the Pennysaver Amphitheater (Bald Hill), County Road 83, in Farmingville. Gates open at 4 p.m., and at 5 p.m. Captain Don and The Toucan Band will perform live a fun mix of rock and pop classics. On air talent from WALK 97.5 FM will MC the event. At 7 p.m., Robert G. Allen, TFCU President/CEO, will welcome everyone to the anniversary celebration and will introduce the show. To celebrate TFCU’s milestone year, a world-class fireworks display created by Bay Fireworks will kick off at 7:15 p.m. Bay Fireworks is one of the world’s leading pyrotechnic companies.
“Our free fireworks show and celebration event is our small way of thanking and giving back to our members, our employees and the entire Long Island community that has supported us over the past 60 years. We welcome all Long Islanders to come and celebrate with us,” said Robert G. Allen, TFCU President/CEO.
A coordinated soundtrack will accompany the fireworks display. Hillside and lawn areas offer the best fireworks viewing. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets
and chairs. Limited seating will be available. Parking for the event is free and food vendors will be open.
Since its inception, TFCU has experienced exceptional growth. It has expanded from a handful of dedicated founders in 1952 to an extensive and vibrant credit union with over 227,000 members and more than 600 employees today, all residing on Long Island. In
addition to celebrating its 60th anniversary, the credit union has also opened a modern state-of-the-art headquarters at 102 Motor Parkway, in Hauppauge. The building, which includes TFCU’s 23rd branch, was purchased and designed to meet the expanding service needs of TFCU’s rapidly growing individual and business
For more information about the 60th anniversary celebration visit teachersfcu.org/celebration; the credit union’s Facebook page www.facebook.com/TeachersFCU or
call (631) 698-7000. In the event of inclement weather, tune in to WALK 97.5 FM or check the credit union’s website or Facebook page.
Teachers Federal Credit Union (TFCU), one of the country’s largest credit unions, is a full-service, not-for-profit financial institution. TFCU was founded on Long Island in 1952 and now has over $4 billion in total assets, serves more than 227,000 members and has 23 full-service branches throughout Suffolk County including: Amityville, Bay Shore, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Central Islip, Commack, East Northport, Entenmann’s, Farmingville,
Hauppauge, Holbrook, Huntington, Nesconset, North Babylon, Oakdale, Port Jefferson Station, Riverhead, Rocky Point, Selden, Shirley, Smithtown, South Setauket, and Stony Brook University (2). Members also have access to services at more than 4,900 shared service centers located across the country. TFCU offers financial services to all people and businesses located in Nassau and Suffolk counties (excluding the townships of Southampton, East Hampton and Shelter Island). More information is available about TFCU byvisiting www.teachersfcu.org
or by calling (631) 698-7000.