Photo caption: Members of the Woburn Friends of VNA Hospice & Palliative Care recently
thanked Common Trust Federal Credit Union for their support as Platinum Sponsor of the
22 nd annual Step Out for Hospice. Back row, from left: Robert Brown, Treasurer of the
Woburn Friends; Joseph McDonough, Jr., Co-Chair of the Woburn Friends; James M.
McCorkle, President & CEO of Common Trust Federal Credit Union; Brian Kelley, Co-Chair
of the Woburn Friends; Jamie Kelley, Co-Chair of the Woburn Friends; and Laura Wise,
Manager of Fund Development for VNA Hospice & Palliative Care.

Common Trust Federal Credit Union has signed on as a Platinum Sponsor of the 22nd annual Step Out for Hospice, a benefit for VNA Hospice & Palliative Care on Sunday, Oct. 6, in Woburn.

“We are grateful for Common Trust’s ongoing generosity as a key sponsor of our annual Walk Run benefit. All the money raised though Step Out for Hospice will help us to provide care, support and comfort to people of all ages with a life limiting illness,” said Laura Wise, Manager of Fund Development.

Common Trust Federal Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution that provides personal banking services. Located at 8 Cedar St., Woburn, Common Trust’s mission is to be the familiar face that guides their membership to financial stability by building lifelong relationships with each individual and providing them with the solutions needed to meet their unique goals.

“Common Trust is pleased and honored to support this fun, family-oriented event,” said Jim McCorkle, President and Chief Executive Officer of Common Trust Federal Credit Union. “We are deeply involved in our community, and we see this as an opportunity to give back to the community and to support an important local organization. We hope to see everyone there enjoying Step Out for Hospice!”

Step Out for Hospice begins at the Irish American Club of Woburn, 147 Main St. The free, 1-Mile Fun Run for children ages 13 and under starts at 11:30 a.m. Prizes and a limited number of T-shirts will be available for Fun Run participants. The 3-Mile Walk starts at noon, and 5-mile Road Race at 12:30 pm. Participants are invited to enjoy the post-walk/run festivities, including live music and dancing, chowder, hot dogs, popcorn, raffle, and silent auction.

Preregister now for the Walk or Road Race for a discounted fee of $30 (includes sweatshirt). Students may register for the Walk or Road Race for $15. The Fun Run is free; preregistration is appreciated. To register, visit www.vnacare.org/stepout or call Deborah Corkum of VNA Hospice & Palliative Care at 888-663-3688, ext. 1362. Step Out for Hospice is presented by the Woburn Friends of VNA Hospice & Palliative Care, Irish American Club of Woburn, and Shamrock Running Club. For more information about Common Trust Federal Credit Union, please visit www.commontrustfcu.org.