LIVONIA, Mich. (9/29/15)--The Michigan Credit Union League announced the winners of the state-level Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility, Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action, and Desjardins Youth and Adult Financial Education awards this week (Monitor Sep. 28).
CUNA and the league sponsor the annual awards. The first-place winners move on to the national contest. National winners will be recognized at CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference Feb. 21-25 in Washington, D.C.
The Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award recognizes the efforts of those credit unions that coordinate activities benefitting the community and specific charities. The first-place winners are:
The Louise Herring Award recognizes credit unions for their practical application of the “people helping people” philosophy both in their internal operations and in serving their members. The-first place winners are:
The Desjardins Youth and Adult Financial Education Awards recognize the leadership of individual credit unions and chapters in bringing financial education to their communities. The first-place winners are: