​News Release: Credit unions honored for contributions to members and communities

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Credit Union League has honored credit unions for their achievement in the areas of community service, credit union philosophy in action and excellence in delivering financial literacy content. These awards are named for credit union pioneers in each of the areas. Those credit union entries receiving first place honors in their asset size category at the state level were forwarded on to the Credit Union National Association’s national competition. The following credit unions received awards at the League’s statewide convention Sept. 27:
 
Dora Maxwell Award for Social Responsibility/Community Service
  • First place: ITT Employees (Fort Wayne Division) FCU, Fort Wayne, $20-50 million
  • First place: General CU, Fort Wayne, $50-100 million
  • Second place: AAA FCU, South Bend, $50-100 million
  • First place: Financial Center FCU, Indianapolis, $200-500 million
  • First place: FORUM CU, Fishers, $500 million - $1 billion
  • First place (tie): Beacon CU, Wabash, $1 billion or more
  • First place (tie): Indiana Members CU, Indianapolis, $1 billion or more
Louise Herring Award for Credit Union Philosophy in Action
  • First place: Financial Center FCU Indianapolis, $250-1 billion
 
Alphonse Desjardins Award for Excellence in Youth Financial Literacy
  • First place: Financial Center FCU, Indianapolis, $150-500 billion
Alphonse Desjardins Award for Excellence in Youth Financial Literacy
  • First place: Financial Center FCU, Indianapolis, $150-500 billion