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Members Quarterly October 2016 
Catch up on the latest news! Our October edition of our Members Quarterly newsletter is now available. Click here for the current and past issues. Sign up today to receive your newsletter!

Member Appreciation
Join us in our lobby on November 7 for a Fall celebration of our commitment to community, service and multiculturalism. We will raise funds to support our work with Alternatives Impact’s year-end giving campaign. Meet dedicated volunteers and staff as we gear up for the Free Tax Preparation Program tax year 2016! Learn about Alternatives culture of community involvement as we pursue our 37-year mission to build economic opportunity for underserved people and communities.

Shop our Annual Holiday Market 
December 5 - December 23, 2016

  • Mondays 10:00am to 3:00pm
  • Fridays 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturdays 10:00am to 1:00pm

Vendors will be selling a wide range of items, from baked goods to jewelry, records and CDs, photographs, toys, art and crafts and more. The 2016 Market begins on Monday, December 5 and ends on Friday, December 23. Vendors are assigned dates on a first come, first served basis.

If you are interested in being a vendor, contact
 Karl Graham at (607) 216-3422 or kgraham@alternatives.org.

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Visit Alternatives at GreenStar in Collegetown! 
 
2016 - 2017 Holiday hours

Scam alert
Members should be aware of an automated phone scam currently in the wild. If you receive a phone call, with a recorded message indicating that there is a hold on your M&T debit card, do not return the call, and do not provide any card information. If you have provided your Alternatives FCU card information in response to this scam, please contact Alternatives FCU immediately.

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Ariana Blossom, Blossom Success Coaching

I was attracted to Alternatives' educational programs MoneyWise and Business CENTS. I knew I needed to learn more about finances to successfully run a business. I applied for the business IDA - this coupled with the guest lecturers were of great use to my business education. I am now a Professional Success Coach working with individuals and businesses for greater vision and empowerment. Alternatives has been a huge help in my success.


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