On November 17, 2018 employees of Guardians participated in the West Palm Beach Heart Walk. It was a beautiful cool morning and thousands of walkers/runners were on hand to complete the 3 mile course. The walk is an annual challenge to raise funds to fight heart disease and stroke.
On December 1, 2018 Guardians participated in the 2018 Winter Fest at Commons Park in Royal Palm Beach. We met with many current and hopefully members came out to enjoy the rides, food, seeing Mr. and Mrs. Claus and the lighting of the Village's Christmas Tree. We gave out over 500 bags with a commemorative holiday pencil and information on the credit union.
On October 25, 2018 Guardians was the title sponsor of Fall Festival in Palm Springs. There were Halloween costume contests, rides, candy and food trucks at the event. We met with many current, and hopefully future members of our credit union of all ages.
On October 19-20, 2018, Guardians sponsored Spookyville at the South Florida Fairgrounds. We gave out nearly 600 of our special Halloween pencils and lots of candy to the children who visited our booth.
St. Lucie Mets Community Night
On July 27, 2018, Guardians was a sponsor for the minor league baseball game between the Port St. Lucie Mets and the Charlotte Stone Crabs. We gave out 200 Guardians baseball caps and baseball bat key chains.
Voter Registration & Family Fun Day
On July 14, 2018, the credit unions from the Palm Beach Chapter organized a Voter's Registration and Family Fun Day at Okeeheelee Park in West Palm Beach. There were 14 voter registrations completed during the day by a representative from the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections. There was also a bounce house, face painter, balloon artist, food trucks and a DJ to entertain throughout the day. The Palm Beach Chapter would like to thank all of the sponsors and volunteers who helped make this event so successful.
Sweet Corn Fiesta
On April 29, 2018, Guardians CU sponsored the Sweet Corn Fiesta. Local farmers brought in corn and vegetables that were grown in western Palm Beach County. There were corn shucking and eating contests, country music, rides and fun for the whole family. We met with many current and future members during the day and enjoyed eating lots of corn!
March for Babies
On April 28, 2018, Guardians CU supported the WPB March for Babies at CityPlace in Downtown West Palm Beach. We joined more than 6,000 people who completed the three mile walk to raise money in order to help give every baby a fighting chance.
Palm Beach Pride
On March 24 and 25, 2018, Guardians CU sponsored Palm Beach Pride (formerly Pride Fest). More than 20,000 attended the event which was held in Bryant Park in downtown Lake Worth.
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
On January 27, 2018 employees of Guardians participated in the 2018 Race for the Cure supporting breast cancer awareness and research. We were honored to support and encourage the fighters, survivors, and those who lost the battle to this terrible disease. Over 20,000 people attended the event to raise funds for this cause.