"We're proud to be partnering with the Northpark YMCA for our final 'Random Acts of Kindness' event," said Erayne Hill, VP of Marketing of Unity One Credit Union. "Over the last 6 months, we've shared more than $4,500 worth of surprise gifts to people throughout Tarrant County. From pizza to tanks of gas and meals to gift cards, the entire Unity One team has thoroughly enjoyed spreading kindness to our neighbors. The family-friendly 'Boo Bash' is going to be a fantastic finale!"
The Boo Bash will include:
- Spiderweb Crawl
- Pumpin Bowling
- Bounce Houses
- Face Painting
- Carnival Games
- Cake Walk
- Special appearance by Rangers Captain, mascot for Texas Rangers Baseball
Three finalist bands chosen from an online contest will participate in a "Battle of the Bands" judged by local leaders. The finalists are:
- Zero Gravity - This Keller band has been playing together for 3 ½ years. They play a variety of music from Guns and Roses to Paramore and of course their originals, including their wildly popular "You Only Live Once."
- The Tendons - The Tendons are a rock band based out of Fort Worth. Their influences range from Rush and the Grateful Dead to Nirvana and Rage Against the Machine.
- The Josh Lee Band - The Josh Lee Band is based out of Arlington, Texas. Each member is dedicated to creating music that is written with passion for every note played. They play a variety of music and are influenced by many different genres including: country, pop and classic rock.
There will also be an opportunity during the "Boo Bash" for adults to participate in a Cash Cube offering nearly $1,000 in prize money. Complimentary hamburgers and hot dogs are available for the first 600 people, along with free drinks and candy for the kids.
ABOUT UNITY ONE CREDIT UNION
Established in 1927, Unity One Credit Union is the oldest credit union in Texas. A member-driven and not-for-profit cooperative, Unity One CU served the employees and families of the BNSF Railway for 70 years. However, after transferring its corporate headquarters to Fort Worth in 1998, the credit union expanded its field of membership to include other non-railroad companies, organizations and individuals.
Today, anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Fort Worth, Blue Mound, Saginaw, Haslet, Keller, Colleyville, Bedford, North Richland Hills, Southlake, St. Paul, MN and Kansas City, KS may apply for membership. Unity One CU has seven branches to serve over 29,000 members nationwide. For more information about Unity One Credit Union, visit www.unityone.org. Think outside the bank.™
ABOUT THE YMCA OF METROPOLITAN FORT WORTH
With more than 120 years of service, the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth, impacts our community by serving over 103,000 with an emphasis on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Programs range from youth sports, child care and swimming to wellness, family events and senior adult programs. The YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth operates 13 branches in Tarrant, Johnson and Hood County and reaches a six-county service area.