Senator Robach Attends The Summit Federal Credit Union Brighton Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Joseph E. Robach

July 19, 2006

Senator Robach today attended the Summit Federal Credit Union Brighton ribbon cutting Ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new full-service Brighton Branch. The new branch is located at 1900 Clinton Avenue South in the Tops Brighton Plaza.

The ceremony was hosted by Michael Vadala, President and CEO of The Summit, Board Chairman, Jeffrey Peters as well as other Summit Board Members and guests. The ribbon cutting took place in the midst of an eight week grand opening celebration, which began on the official branch-opening date of July 10th, and includes giveaways and new member prizes. In addition, The Summit will donate $10.00 to the Brighton Education Fund for every new member that joins the credit union between July 10th and August 31st.

"It was an honor to be a part of The Summit ribbon cutting today. It brings me great joy to see businesses thriving and expanding in the Rochester area. The Summit’s donations to the Brighton Education Fund truly shows their commitment and dedication to the community. This new branch will be an asset to the town of Brighton and all of its residents" stated Senator Robach.

Founded in 1941, The Summit Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit member-owned financial cooperative dedicated to improving member lives. The Summit has over $350 million in assets and provides a full range of financial products and services to over 49,000 active members making it the largest credit union with a presence in both Rochester and Buffalo.