Each Friday throughout the summer starting June 21, DCU zip-tripped to towns and cities across Massachusetts as the exclusive financial sponsor for the popular Boston 25 Zip Trip series. Thank you to those who joined us to be a part of the live audience during the Boston 25 broadcasts. Members and non-members stopped by the DCU tent, said hi, learned "What DCU Can Save You" and were on-hand as the DCU Hometown Hero was presented to a local resident for their courage, outstanding achievements, and contributions to make his or her community a better place to live.
Boston 25 News anchors Gene Lavanchy, Sara Underwood, Elizabeth (Lilly) Hopkins, Daniel Miller, Meteorologist Shiri Spear, Boston 25 Sports Anchor Tom Leyden, and Boston 25 Around Town Host Michele Lazcano will be broadcasting LIVE in towns and cities each week highlighting what's unique and special about each of the ten zip codes we travelled to.
Neighbors, residents, and kids of all ages shared their "Hometown Pride" as part of the live audience! The live broadcasts gave attendees the chance to show off why they think their town is a great place to live. We got the opportunity to explore historic towns and cities, meet the people, and enjoy specialty food demonstrations.
The popular “Taste of the Town” segment returned this year along with other favorite segments. The Zip Trips became even more child-friendly this summer with the addition of a family play area. Thanks again to those who joined us in the following communities!
|6/21 – Andover, MA||8/2 – Middleborough, MA|
|6/28 – Braintree, MA||8/9 – Mattapan, MA|
|7/12 – Westborough, MA||8/16 – Webster, MA|
|7/19 – Dennis, MA||8/23 – Bellingham, MA|
|7/26 – Melrose, MA||8/30 – Newburyport, MA|
Prizes, games, and free products (while supplies last) were part of the fun courtesy of these exclusive partners: DCU: Digital Federal Credit Union, Table Talk Pies, Cool Gear, East Coast Metal Roofing, Canobie Lake Park, Dunkin’ Donuts, Mass State Lottery, Must Be the Milk, the VA New England Healthcare System, Polar Beverages, WBOS - Rock 92.9, WBQT - HOT 96.9, WBZ - 98.5 The Sports Hub, WKLB - Country 102.5, and WROR - 105.7.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a box of healthy cereal to benefit local food pantries.
We look forward to seeing you next summer, stay tuned for the 2020 schedule and follow @DCUZipTrips on Twitter!