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CUNA Lending Council, CMG seek lending excellence nominees

August 25, 2015

MADISON, Wis. (8/25/15)--Entries are being accepted through Sept. 18 for the Excellence in

Lending Awards (http://www.cunacouncils.org/events-recognition/lending-awards-program/excellence-in-lending-awards/), which recognize outstanding lending results and practices by credit unions.

The Excellence in Lending Awards program was established in 2000 by the CUNA Lending Council and CUNA Mutual Group to identify, recognize and share examples of lending excellence within the credit union movement. The award recognizes credit unions for their ability to serve members while sustaining sound financial performance.

Credit unions, who meet award criteria, are eligible for an Excellence in Lending Award in the following categories:

  • Business Lending--Assets less than $250 million and assets $250 million or greater;
  • Consumer lending--Assets less than $250 million and assets $250 million or greater;
  • Mortgage lending--Assets less than $250 million and assets $250 million or greater; and
  • Low/Modest Means lending--Any asset level.

All affiliated credit unions in the United States are eligible, except for credit unions that received an award in the last three years.

Winners of the awards will be announced at the CUNA Lending Council’s Annual Conference, Nov. 8-11, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Airfare, hotel and conference registration for one representative of each winning credit union is included with the award.

Entry forms must be completed and submitted online by 11 p.m. (CT) Sept. 18.