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CrossCheck & Optio Solutions Employees Contribute Thanksgiving Turkeys

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Tue, Dec 03, 2019 @ 07:41 AM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Dec. 3, 2019) — Employees from CrossCheck and its affiliate, Optio Solutions, kicked off the holiday season by donating 25 turkeys to the Redwood Gospel Mission’s 2019 Great Thanksgiving Banquet. The 400 pounds of fresh and frozen turkeys were delivered Nov. 25 in time for the mission’s hot turkey dinner celebration (11 am to 7 pm, Wed., Nov. 27) at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds. The multi-purpose gathering helps families in need as well as the homeless.

“Donating Thanksgiving turkeys is a longstanding company tradition,” said CrossCheck CEO and President J. David Siembieda. “It’s also part of our ‘holiday giving trifecta’ that continues with our participation in the Redwood Empire Food Bank’s Holiday Food and Funds Drive and the Salvation Army Angel Tree program.”

IMG_2839_cropOrganizers and volunteers at the mission aggregated bags of donated food items between Oct. 15 and Nov. 26. Volunteers will prepare and serve meals at dinner or provide further support for the other scheduled activities.

“The Great Thanksgiving Banquet has been a vital part of our community outreach for over 20 years,” states the mission. “We will serve up to 5,000 hot turkey meals. There will be haircuts, coat give away, medical evaluation, foot washing, family food bags, games, and many other activities. We will conduct chapel services with the Gospel message. All these services are provided free of charge. Everyone is welcome!”

About the Redwood Gospel Mission

The Redwood Gospel Mission began as a 14 bed shelter in 1963 and now mobilizes the community to minister to the needy through a variety of homeless services, recovery programs, vocational training, jail ministries, outreach events and a thrift store. The organization serves all of Sonoma County and parts of the surrounding counties which have no rescue ministries.

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Irving, Texas.

About Optio Solutions

Optio Solutions, LLC is a national debt collection agency focused on improving the ROI of clients and protecting their brands via extensive financial services experience, advanced technology, certified data security, legal compliance and professionally designated staff. Optio is a member of ACA International and the California Association of Collectors.

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CrossCheck Marks 36 Years in the Payments Guarantee Business

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Wed, Oct 16, 2019 @ 11:05 AM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Oct. 16, 2019) — CrossCheck, Inc., the largest privately-held payments guarantee company in the nation, celebrated its 36th anniversary on Oct. 15 with afternoon socials at the Petaluma headquarters and Irving, Texas office. The firm was established in 1983 with the goal of creating cost-effective check processing services that offer the lowest decline rates in the industry. Over the years, CrossCheck has assisted hundreds of thousands of U.S. merchants while experiencing growth via diversification and strategic partnerships with national brands.

CrossCheck is the exclusive check guarantee company for the largest auto dealership group in the USA, a nationwide supplier of commercial gases, and a well-known chain of veterinary clinics. It also services a national distributor of plumbing, electrical and HVAC supplies as well as numerous locations within a national home furnishings chain.

“Our guaranteed payments solutions have helped merchants increase sales revenue and mitigate risk over the last four decades,” said President and CEO J. David Siembieda. “CrossCheck’s success can be attributed to evolving with an ever-changing marketplace and focusing on industries where our services encourage large consumer purchases.”

In April 2017, CrossCheck partnered with multi-channel payment solutions company CenPOS to facilitate cloud-based solutions such as Electronic Bill Presentment & Payment, Recurring Billing Systems, and check processing and guarantee.

In October 2016, CrossCheck launched Focus, a desktop application offering merchants a virtual terminal for convenient check processing.

CrossCheck maintains an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and belongs to notable national, state and local industry affiliations in financial services, retail automotive, and home furnishings.

Finally, philanthropy is a large part of the CrossCheck culture. Employees frequently contribute to a variety of causes including the Alzheimer’s Association, American Cancer Society, Redwood Empire Food Bank, Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program and numerous American Red Cross campaigns. They also volunteer at local programs to help support the American Cancer Society and Redwood Empire Food Bank.

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Irving, Texas.

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CrossCheck Employees Volunteer 17 Straight Months at REFB

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Wed, Oct 09, 2019 @ 08:45 AM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Oct. 9, 2019) — Employees from CrossCheck and affiliate, Optio Solutions, have now volunteered 17 consecutive months at the Redwood Empire Food Bank. The latest event was Sept. 25 when staff and family members participated in the food bank’s weekday Warehouse Support program. The worked entailed packaging food boxes on an assembly line.

Company volunteers have packed 1,956 grocery boxes, 2,650 pounds of non-perishable items, and 26,422 pounds of fresh produce from January through September 2019. The data equates to over 300 man-hours and approximately 74,682 meals for people in need. The team is composed of 12 volunteers per month on average.

The unified effort was initiated in May 2018 by CrossCheck Senior Vice President Charles Dortch III at the corporate headquarters in Petaluma. He continues to organize the monthly participation and is on site each month to help pack food.

“Our monthly volunteer night at the food bank has been woven into CrossCheck’s ‘fabric’ of community giving,” said Dortch.

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He is joined by other senior vice presidents as well as CrossCheck Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Chris Schumacher.

“This program is another example of our employees finding the community spirit in a variety of fundraisers and volunteer actions,” said CrossCheck CEO J. David Siembieda.

The Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization serving north coastal California from Sonoma County to the Oregon border. Since 1987, the REFB has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger, currently serving 82,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma County while striving to end hunger in the community.

Evening Warehouse Support shifts are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5 – 7 pm, but a variety of other volunteer opportunities are offered throughout the week (see the REFB Volunteer page for days and times.)

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Irving, Texas.

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CrossCheck & Optio Solutions Employees Support ACS

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Wed, Oct 02, 2019 @ 03:18 PM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Oct. 2, 2019) — Employees of CrossCheck and its subsidiary, Optio Solutions, contributed $1,880 to the American Cancer Society during a summer fundraising campaign held at three company locations. The effort consisted of special dress down days in Petaluma, Calif.; Irving, Texas; and Fargo, N.D. and a pancake breakfast in Petaluma. A team of company volunteers also worked the registration tent at the Relay for Life of Southern Sonoma County on Sept. 14.

“This is our eleventh consecutive year of assisting the American Cancer Society and we couldn’t be more proud of the staff members who contributed time and money to such a worthy cause,” said CrossCheck President and CEO J. David Siembieda.

The dress down campaign lasted from July 16 through Aug. 15. Employees donating $20.00 were permitted to wear work-appropriate shorts, athletic pants, T-shirts, flip flops, sports-team jerseys, jackets and caps for a two-week period. Some employees extended the ultra-casual dress code to a full month by donating another $20.00.

CrossCheck & Optio SolutionsFurthermore, over 100 staff members donated $5.00 each to partake in the August 21 pancake breakfast at the Petaluma headquarters of both companies. Cooked and served by management, the hearty meal consisted of generous portions of pancakes with maple syrup and butter, scrambled eggs, sausage, orange juice and coffee.

Finally, a group of volunteers from CrossCheck and Optio Solutions staffed the registration tent between 8:00 am and 10:00 pm on Sept. 14 at a local Relay for Life (Casa Grande High School, 333 Casa Grande Rd., Petaluma).

About the American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society (ACS) funds and conducts research while sharing expert information, supporting patients, and spreading the word about cancer prevention. The ACS has contributed to efforts that have resulted in a 25 percent drop in the overall cancer death rate in the United States. That drop equates to 2.1 million fewer cancer deaths between 1991 and 2014. Progress continues and is currently estimated at 500 fewer cancer deaths each day.

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Irving, Texas.

About Optio Solutions

Optio Solutions, LLC is a national debt collection agency focused on improving the ROI of clients and protecting their brands via extensive financial services experience, advanced technology, certified data security, legal compliance and professionally designated staff. Optio is a member of ACA International and the California Association of Collectors. The company maintains a headquarters in Petaluma, Calif. and a call center in Fargo, N.D.

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14 Months of Volunteering at REFB by CrossCheck Employees

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Mon, Jul 15, 2019 @ 09:45 AM

CrossCheckPetaluma, Calif. (July 15, 2019) — The volunteer effort by staff members of CrossCheck and affiliate, Optio Solutions, at the Redwood Empire Food Bank has reached 14 consecutive months. Ten employees participated in the food bank’s weekday Warehouse Support program on June 27. Food bank representative Cassidy Jourdan said the staff members helped package 4,722 pounds of fresh apples and oranges, representing 3,935 meals for seniors in need.

During the 14-month period of May 2018 through June 2019, company volunteers are responsible for packing 2,274 grocery boxes, 7,161 pounds of apples, 6,600 pounds of carrots, 7,161 pounds of oranges, and 2,400 pounds of plums. Their efforts represent over 700 man-hours and approximately 75,527 meals for people in need. The team is composed of 13 volunteers per month on average.

CrossCheck Senior Vice President Charles Dortch III launched the effort in May 2018 and is on site to help pack IMG_7743_edit-1food items.

“I initiated volunteer nights at the food bank because I wanted to enhance the fabric of our company culture by establishing a volunteer presence within the county,” said Dortch.

He is joined by other senior vice presidents as well as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Office Chris Schumacher.

“The monthly volunteer night at the food bank is fun for our team of CrossCheck and Optio employees,” said Schumacher. “Our staff has a chance to interact with members of other departments while giving back to the local community.”

The food bank is currently assisting Sonoma County residents impacted by the flood waters of the Russian River in addition to the usual recipients of food boxes.

The Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization serving north coastal California from Sonoma County to the Oregon border. Since 1987, the REFB has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger, currently serving 82,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma County while striving to end hunger in the community.

Evening Warehouse Support shifts are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5 – 7 pm, but a variety of other volunteer opportunities are offered throughout the week (see the REFB Volunteer page for days and times.)

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Irving, Texas.

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Employees of CrossCheck Volunteer for 10 Straight Months

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Tue, Feb 26, 2019 @ 11:45 AM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Feb. 26, 2019) — Employees of CrossCheck and its affiliate, Optio Solutions, have reached 10 consecutive months of volunteer work at the Redwood Empire Food Bank. The latest participation in the food bank’s weekday Warehouse Support program was Feb. 21. REFB representative Caty Priebe said the staff members helped package 4,800 pounds of fresh oranges, representing 5,760 meals for seniors in need.

CrossCheck Senior Vice President Charles Dortch III organizes the monthly effort and is on site to help pack food items. He is joined by the firm's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Office Chris Schumacher and other senior vice presidents.

crosscheck“Our monthly volunteer night at the food bank enhances camaraderie while giving back to the Sonoma County community,” said Schumacher. “CrossCheck and Optio employees are regular contributors of time and money to a variety of causes such as the Alzheimer’s Association, American Cancer Society and American Red Cross.”

The Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization serving north coastal California from Sonoma County to the Oregon border. Since 1987, the REFB has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger, currently serving 82,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma County while striving to end hunger in the community.

Evening Warehouse Support shifts are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5 – 7 pm, but a variety of other volunteer opportunities are offered throughout the week (see the REFB Volunteer page for days and times.)

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Irving, Texas.

About Optio Solutions

Optio Solutions, LLC is a national debt collection agency focused on improving the ROI of clients and protecting their brands via extensive financial services experience, advanced technology, certified data security, legal compliance and professionally designated staff. Optio is a member of ACA International and the California Association of Collectors.

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CrossCheck & Optio Solutions Employees Help REFB

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Wed, Jan 23, 2019 @ 12:26 PM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Jan. 23, 2019) — A cadre of employees from CrossCheck and its affiliate, Optio Solutions, helped package 2,400 pounds of fresh carrots while volunteering at the Redwood Empire Food Bank on Jan. 22. Volunteer Coordinator Joy Ferguson said the carrots represent 2,000 meals for seniors in need.

Launched in May 2018, the humanitarian effort marks the ninth consecutive month that CrossCheck and Optio employees have worked the REFB’s weekday Warehouse Support program.

crosscheck and optio solutionsCrossCheck Senior Vice President Charles Dortch III organizes participation and is on site to help pack food. He is often joined by other members of senior management as well as CrossCheck Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Chris Schumacher.

“The monthly volunteer night at the food bank is just one of the many ways that our people give back to the community,” said Schumacher. “They also contribute to causes such as the Alzheimer’s Association, American Cancer Society and American Red Cross.”

The Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization serving north coastal California from Sonoma County to the Oregon border. Since 1987, the REFB has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger, currently serving 82,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma County while striving to end hunger in the community.

Evening Warehouse Support shifts are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5 – 7 pm, but a variety of other volunteer opportunities are offered throughout the week (see the REFB Volunteer page for days and times.)

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, California and Irving, Texas.

About Optio Solutions

Optio Solutions, LLC is a national debt collection agency focused on improving the ROI of clients and protecting their brands via extensive financial services experience, advanced technology, certified data security, legal compliance and professionally designated staff. Optio is a member of ACA International and the California Association of Collectors.

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Employees of CrossCheck & Optio Solutions Assemble for REFB

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Wed, Dec 26, 2018 @ 06:45 AM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Dec. 26, 2018) — Fourteen employees from CrossCheck and its affiliate, Optio Solutions, helped package 7,104 pounds of grocery boxes while volunteering at the Redwood Empire Food Bank on Dec 18. Volunteer Coordinator Joy Ferguson said the 240 boxes represent 5,920 meals for seniors in need.

December is the eighth consecutive month that the CrossCheck and Optio team has volunteered at the REFB’s weekday Warehouse Support program.

crosscheckCrossCheck Senior Vice President Charles Dortch III organizes and participates in each monthly effort. As is often the case, he was joined by other members of senior management as well as CrossCheck Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Office Chris Schumacher.

“Our monthly volunteer night at the food bank is especially meaningful during the holiday season,” said Schumacher. “Our team enjoyed the spirit of community giving and the chance to work side-by-side with employees from different departments.”

The Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization serving north coastal California from Sonoma County to the Oregon border. Since 1987, the REFB has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger, currently serving 82,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma County while striving to end hunger in the community.

Evening Warehouse Support shifts are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5 – 7 pm, but a variety of other volunteer opportunities are offered throughout the week (see the REFB Volunteer page for days and times.)

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, California and Irving, Texas.

About Optio Solutions

Optio Solutions, LLC is a national debt collection agency focused on improving the ROI of clients and protecting their brands via extensive financial services experience, advanced technology, certified data security, legal compliance and professionally designated staff. Optio is a member of ACA International and the California Association of Collectors.

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Employees of CrossCheck Support Kids and the Hungry

Posted by Harrison Friedes on Fri, Dec 21, 2018 @ 07:45 AM

CrossCheckPetaluma, Calif. (December 21, 2018) — Employees of CrossCheck and its subsidiary, Optio Solutions, celebrated the holidays by donating gifts to children in need through the Salvation Army Angel Tree program and food for the hungry via the Annual Food & Funds Drive by the Redwood Empire Food Bank.

Holiday cheer was "in the air" as employees watched gifts and food pile up throughout the week around the Christmas tree and in the large food barrels.

To donate gifts, employees chose tags containing gift suggestions hung from the Salvation Army Angel Tree. Each year, the Salvation Army of Petaluma gives hundreds of presents to children in need over the holiday season. Low income families with children age 0 – 17 are able to sign up for donations.

The Redwood Empire Food Bank’s Annual Food & Funds Drive provides the opportunity for community organizations and businesses alike to aid the reported one-in-six Sonoma County residents who struggle to afford basic nutrition.

“The Angel Tree program is unique in that it provides an opportunity for our employees to add their personal touch to the spirit of the holidays,” said CrossCheck CEO J. David Siembieda. “The Angel Tree and the food drive are just two examples of how our staff gives back to the community throughout the year.”

CrossCheckCrossCheck and Optio Solutions frequently participate in programs by national and local non-profits, including the Alzheimer’s Association, American Cancer Society, Collectors Challenge (a scholarship program of the ACA International Education Foundation), Redwood Gospel Mission’s Great Thanksgiving Banquet, and numerous American Red Cross campaigns.

The Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization serving north coastal California, from Sonoma County to the Oregon border. Since 1987, the REFB has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger, currently serving 82,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma County while striving to end hunger in our community.

The Petaluma Corps of the Salvation Army organizes fundraising efforts and provides other ways for locals to help their community via volunteer work or donations.

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Irving, Tex.

About Optio Solutions, LLC

Optio Solutions, LLC is a national debt collection agency focused on protecting its clients’ brands and improving ROI via extensive financial services experience, advanced technology, certified data security, legal compliance and professionally designated staff. Optio is a member of ACA International and the California Association of Collectors. The company has offices in Petaluma, Calif. and Fargo, N.D.

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CrossCheck & Optio Solutions Employees Pack Up at REFB

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Tue, Nov 27, 2018 @ 09:45 AM

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Petaluma, Calif. (Nov. 27, 2018) — Employees from CrossCheck and its affiliate, Optio Solutions, helped package 7,104 pounds of grocery boxes for seniors in need while volunteering at the Redwood Empire Food Bank on Nov 19. The 240 boxes represent 5,920 meals according to Volunteer Coordinator Joy Ferguson.

CrossCheck and Optio Staff members have volunteered at REFB’s weekday Warehouse Support program for seven consecutive months to date, an effort organized by CrossCheck Senior Vice President Charles Dortch III.

The Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization serving north coastal California from Sonoma County to the Oregon border. Since 1987, the REFB has provided food and nourishment to those facing hunger, currently serving 82,000 children, families and seniors in Sonoma County while striving to end hunger in the community.

“Our monthly volunteer night at the food bank provides the means for community giving and encourages team building among staff members from different departments,” said CrossCheck Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Office Chris Schumacher.

Evening Warehouse Support shifts are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5 – 7 pm, but a variety of other volunteer opportunities are offered throughout the week (see the REFB Volunteer page for days and times.)

About CrossCheck

CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payment solutions industry, processes billions in check-transaction dollars annually throughout the United States. Since 1983, it has helped increase profits and reduce risk for businesses in verticals such as automotive, auto aftermarket, building materials, home furnishings, specialty retail, medical-dental and veterinary by providing efficient and affordable check verification, guarantee and conversion services. CrossCheck’s suite of services includes check conversion technology, web-based transactions, remote deposit capture and premium products for specific industries and applications. The company has offices in Petaluma, California and Irving, Texas.

About Optio Solutions

Optio Solutions, LLC is a national debt collection agency focused on improving the ROI of clients and protecting their brands via extensive financial services experience, advanced technology, certified data security, legal compliance and professionally designated staff. Optio is a member of ACA International and the California Association of Collectors.

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Andrew Donahey
707-665-2100 x9503
andrewd@cross-check.com
www.cross-check.com

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