Twice a year, City & County Credit Union hosts Making the Greater Good Even Greater. Small businesses and non-profits doing good in our community are nominated for a chance to win $2,000. Take a peek below at our winning organizations making a difference in our community.
April 2020 Non-Profit Winner
Bunny Besties is addressing the heightened stress in our community with loving bunnies and principles founded through studies at Mayo Clinic and their work with Boynton Health Services at the University of Minnesota.
As an all-volunteer nonprofit, Bunny Besties is on a mission is to provide standardized high-quality Animal Assisted Interactions (AAI) with rabbits to support the emotional wellness of their community, with an emphasis on serving children, adolescents, and young adults as well as those facing challenging life transitions.
“Thank you to City & County Credit Union for this amazing ‘hopportunity’ to take care of the Bunny Besties rabbits. During this pandemic, we are not out and about in our community helping others but we still have the bunnies to take care of. They need food, housing and veterinary care. Now we can provide for them while we are at home. Thank you for this ‘Bunny Money!” Jennifer Smith, Founder and Executive Director of Bunny Besties
April 2020 Small Business Winner
Arthur’s Cup, LLC exists to experience the joy of investing in others. Though they offer locally roasted, globally sourced coffee and delicious breakfast and lunch, their mission goes far beyond a good cup of coffee.
Partnered with Dunn Brothers Coffee, Arthur’s Cup believes that their people are their strength. They believe everything they have is a gift to be faithfully stewarded so that others may experience joy. As an organization, their vision is to create a space where people see Jesus Christ in how they connect, share their resources, and enjoy their coffee.
“The $2,000 donation will help us continue our mission to invest in our community, maintaining space and providing excellent products and services so that every person who walks through our door, or drives through, will experience joy.”
Greta Dvorak, Owner/Operator of Arthur’s Cup, LLC