Northwest Georgia Bank Supports Humane Educational Society Of Chattanooga

Thursday, February 7, 2013
Tina Matheson
Tina Matheson

Tina Matheson, assistant manager of the community bank’s Ooltewah-Collegedale branch, gathered up dog supplies for delivery to the Humane Educational Society of Chattanooga on Jan. 7. Staff and customers collected six, 40-pound bags of dog food, plus several boxes of treats, blankets, dog beds and other supplies. 

This is the branch’s third time coordinating a collection drive to benefit the pet-friendly organization.

 




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