Altra Federal Credit Union hosts free Community Shred Day

October 10, 2017– Altra Federal Credit Union will host a free Community Shred Day on Saturday, October 21st, 2017, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at their branch located at 8976 South Broadway Tyler, TX 75703.

“In conjunction with our Founder’s Week Celebration and International Credit Union Day, Altra is partnering with Ark-La-Tex Shredding to help you safely destroy unwanted, sensitive documents,” said Brian Selph, Retail Market Manager for Altra Federal Credit Union. “While this event is free and open to the public, everyone is encouraged to bring one non-perishable food item per bag to donate to the East Texas Food Bank.”

Each individual may bring a maximum of two grocery bags of confidential documents to shred. All types of office paper and materials are accepted.  There is no need to remove rubber bands, staples or paper clips.  Plastic bags used for transporting materials will be returned. 100% of all shredded paper will be recycled.

Altra Federal Credit Union is a nationwide, full-service cooperative financial institution with over 97,000 members and $1.3 billion in assets.  They currently have 17 locations in eight states.  Altra was founded in 1931 and is headquartered in Onalaska, WI.  They have three offices in Tyler located at 8976 South Broadway, 5523 Troup Hwy and 3829 Hwy 64 West.

Shawn Hauser
Community Relations Manager

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