If you are a current customer or agriculture supporter, or are interested in learning more about Farm Credit, we hope you can join us on July 15.
Westminster, MD (PRWEB) June 07, 2016
MidAtlantic Farm Credit, an agricultural lending cooperative, will host in-office celebrations on Friday, July 15 to mark the 100th anniversary of the Farm Credit System. The System was created in 1916 by President Woodrow Wilson to provide financial support to rural America and the agriculture industry.
“This is a huge milestone for the Farm Credit System, and it’s all due to the support of our member-borrowers and advocates,” says Tom Truitt, CEO of MidAtlantic Farm Credit. “We want to celebrate how far we have come and kick-off the next century of supporting our local communities and agriculture.”
Customers, industry professionals, and those interested in learning more about Farm Credit are invited to visit the MidAtlantic Farm Credit office nearest them on Friday, July 15 during the hours of 11am until 3pm. Lunch will be provided and attendees can enter to win a raffle prize commemorating the System’s centennial.
“If you are a current customer or agriculture supporter, or are interested in learning more about Farm Credit, we hope you can join us on July 15,” says Truitt. “These events are a great time to meet our staff and find out what Farm Credit is all about.”
If you’d like to attend one of Farm Credit’s centennial open houses, please RSVP to the office nearest you by July 1. To RSVP, visit mafc.com/fc-100-rsvp.php or call 888.339.3334.
About MidAtlantic Farm Credit
MidAtlantic Farm Credit is an agricultural lending cooperative owned by its member‐borrowers. It provides farm loans for land, equipment, livestock and production; crop insurance; and rural home mortgages. The co-op has over 10,600 members and over $2.4 billion in loans outstanding. MidAtlantic has branches serving Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. It is part of the national Farm Credit System, a network of financial cooperatives established in 1916 to provide a dependable source of credit to farmers and rural America.