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CrossCheck Donates 89 Turkeys for COTS Thanksgiving Food Program

Posted by Kris Coughtry | Wed, Nov 21, 2012 @ 10:00 AM
Turkey drive 2013PETALUMA, Calif. – CrossCheck, Inc., a national payment approval and guarantee company, held a turkey drive on Friday, November 16 resulting in a donation of 89 turkeys to COTS, Committee on the Shelterless, in Petaluma, California.  Employees from both companies participated by donating a 14-18 pound frozen turkey for delivery to the local non-profit. COTS will use the turkeys for their Food Box program for the Thanksgiving meal.

“CrossCheck employees really stepped up this year and brought in 89 turkeys to help out the COTS food program. This is the second year we've donated to this worthy cause and we are grateful to be able to assist this important local organization,” said J. David Siembieda,  CrossCheck President and CEO.  “We've posted photos and a video about the event on our company Facebook page."

In addition to COTS, CrossCheck employees donate time and money to several local and national organizations including the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life, the Salvation Army and the Redwood Empire Food Bank.

COTS is recognized nationally for innovative, cost-effective programs to help homeless children and adults.  The non-profit organization provides almost 350 beds every night and their Petaluma kitchen serves over 124,000 meals each year.  More information on COTS and their programs can be found at or by calling (707) 765-6530.

About CrossCheck, Inc.
CrossCheck, Inc., an established leader in the payments industry, processes and approves billions of dollars worth of check transactions annually for retail and dealer outlets throughout the U.S. For more than 29 years, its goal has been to increase merchants’ profits by providing efficient and affordable check approval, guarantee and conversion services that can help increase sales and reduce risk. The company has offices in Petaluma, California, Phoenix, Arizona and Dallas, Texas. Their suite of services includes check conversion technology, ACH, web-based transactions and remote deposit capture products.

Topics: Philanthropy

Written by Kris Coughtry