News Release: Indiana credit unions honored for serving members and communities

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

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 October 9:
 
Dora Maxwell Award for Social Responsibility/Community Service
  • First place: Financial Health FCU, Indianapolis, $20-50 million
  • First place: First Trust CU, Michigan City, $50-100 million
  • Second place: Indiana State University FCU, Terre Haute, $50-100 million
  • First place: Encompass FCU, Tipton, $100-200 million
  • First place: Via CU, Marion, $200-500 million
  • First Place: FORUM CU, Fishers, $500 million–1 billion
  • Second Place: Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $500 million–1 billion
  • First place: Indiana Members CU, Indianapolis, $1 billion or more
  • Second place: Evansville Teachers FCU, Evansville, $1 billion or more 
Louise Herring Award for Credit Union Philosophy in Action
  • First place: Financial Health FCU, Indianapolis, Less than $50 million
  • First place: Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $250-1 billion
  • Second place: Heritage FCU, Newburgh, $250-1 billion 
Alphonse Desjardins Award for Excellence in Youth Financial Literacy
  • First place: Via CU, Marion, $150-500 million
  • First place: Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $500 million or more 
Alphonse Desjardins Award for Excellence in Youth Financial Literacy
  • First place: Tech CU, Crown Point, $150-500 million
  • First place: Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $500 million or more
  • Second place: Purdue FCU, West Lafayette, $500 million or more
  • Honorable Mention: Indiana Members CU, Indianapolis, $500 million or more 
The video that shows the Dora/Louise/Desjardins entries is here.