News Release: Indiana credit unions honored for community service, financial literacy and philosophy in action

 
Thursday, October 27, 2011
 
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 youth financial literacy. All three 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 national competition. The following credit unions received awards at the League’s statewide convention Oct. 7:
 
Dora Maxwell Award for Social Responsibility
 
Asset size: $50-$100 million
First place: General CU, Fort Wayne
Second place: AAA FCU, South Bend
Honorable Mention: Ball State FCU, Muncie
Honorable Mention: Indiana State FCU, Terre Haute
 
Asset size: $200-$500 million
First place: Finance Center FCU, Indianapolis
 
Asset size: $500 million -$1 billion
First place: Evansville Teachers FCU, Evansville
Second place: FORUM CU, Fishers
 
Asset size: $1 billion or more
First place: Indiana Members CU, Indianapolis
 
Louise Herring Award for Credit Union Philosophy in Action
 
Asset size: $50-$250 million
First place: AAA FCU, South Bend
 
Asset size: $250 million - $1 billion
First place: FORUM CU, Fishers
Second place: Purdue FCU, West Lafayette
Honorable Mention: Finance Center FCU, Indianapolis
Honorable Mention: Heritage FCU, Newburgh
 
Asset size: $1 billion or more
First place: Indiana Members CU, Indianapolis
 
Desjardins Award for Excellence in Adult Financial Literacy
 
Asset size: $150-$500 million
First place: Finance Center FCU, Indianapolis
 
Asset size: $500 million or more
First place: Centra CU, Columbus
 
Desjardins Award for Excellence in Youth Financial Literacy
 
Asset size: $150-$500 million
First place: Finance Center FCU, Indianapolis