BISMARCK, N.D. (6/23/14)--North Dakota credit unions recently received high honors at the state level in the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Awards program.
The awards were presented at the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas Annual Summit held at the Sioux Falls Convention Center in Sioux Falls, S.D., June 4-6.
The Dora Maxwell Awards for Social Responsibility Award signifies a commitment to volunteering time, energy, and resources to boost the living standards of others.
Award winners included:
The award is named for Dora Maxwell, a credit union pioneer who worked to improve the living standards of the underserved. Maxwell was an original signer of the Credit Union National Association's constitution, and an organizer of hundreds of credit unions and volunteer clubs in the U.S.
The winners will move on to CUNA's national award competition. National winners are honored at the 2015 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C.