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

Monday, October 24, 2016

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 14:
 
Dora Maxwell Award for Social Responsibility/Community Service
  • First place, Financial Health FCU, Indianapolis, Less than $50 million
  • First place, Indiana State University FCU, Terre Haute, $50- 250 million
  • Second place, Afena FCU, Marion, $50- 250 million
  • First place, Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $250 million – 1billion
  • Second place, Heritage FCU, Newburgh, $250 million – 1billion
Louise Herring Award for Credit Union Philosophy in Action
  • First place, Afena FCU, Marion, $50-250 million
  • First place, Heritage FCU, Newburgh, $250 million – 1 billion
  • Second place, Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $250 million – 1 billion
Alphonse Desjardins Award for Excellence in Youth Financial Literacy
  • First place: CrossRoads Financial FCU, Portland, $50-250 million
  • First place, Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $250 million – 1 billion
  • First place, Teachers CU, South Bend, $1 billion and more
Alphonse Desjardins Award for Excellence in Adult Financial Literacy
  • First place: Afena FCU, Marion, $50- 250 million
  • First place: Financial Center First CU, Indianapolis, $250 million – 1 billion