Saturday, January 12, 2013

Verity Credit Union Launches Video Contest

Plans to give $5,000 to charity for best cartwheel
SEATTLE, January 7, 2013 – Verity Credit Union launched their second Cartwheel for a Cause contest today. Washington residents who are 18 years or older can submit a short video to win $5,000 for the cause of their choice and $1,000 for themself. Videos can be submitted at until 5:00 p.m. on Feb. 25.

The video must feature a description of the cause you think deserves a $5,000 donation, and a cartwheel, or anything representing a cartwheel.

Two runners-up will receive $1,000 donated to the causes highlighted in their respective videos and $200 for the contestant. All causes must be a designated 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization.

The general public can vote for their favorite video from 9:00 a.m. on Feb. 26 to 5:00 p.m. March 11.

Danielle Gahl, Verity’s current online spokesperson for, blogs and posts videos for the credit union.

“Last year we had 37 videos submitted,” said Gahl. “I can’t wait to see some amazing causes and acrobatics this year!”

For more information, contact Director of Marketing Melina Young at (206) 361-5394 or email <> .

About Verity Credit Union

Verity has been serving members of the greater Seattle area since 1933. With branches from Alderwood to Auburn, our mission is to enhance members’ lives through exceptional financial services. Anyone who lives, works or attends school in Washington state can become a member.
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