In recognition of her decades of service to the credit union movement and leadership in the fields of community development, philanthropy and advocacy, the National Credit Union Foundation is pleased to announce Maria J. Martinez, President/CEO of Border Federal Credit Union, as the recipient of a 2017 Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement.
Martinez’s award will be one of three Herb Wegner Memorial Awards presented at a special dinner hosted by the Foundation at the Marriott Marquis Washington on February 27th, 2017 in conjunction with the Credit Union National Association’s 2017 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC).
In recognition of his illustrious career as a credit union leader, one defined by bold risks, deep generosity and resolute adherence to the core values of the movement, the National Credit Union Foundation is pleased to announce Stan Hollen, retired President/CEO of CO-OP Financial Services, as the recipient of a 2017 Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement.
“I don’t think anyone in the industry would be surprised to see Stan as a Wegner Award recipient,” said John Gregoire, Chair of the Foundation’s Wegner Awards Selection Committee and President of The ProCon Group.Learn More
October 20th is International Credit Union (ICU) Day, a day to celebrate the credit union difference. At the National Credit Union Foundation, we focus a lot on the ‘people helping people’ philosophy that drives our movement and it’s important to remind staff, members and everyone about the amazing work we all do to build a better world.
To help in this regard, I’d like to pass along a free eBook of some of my post popular articles over the years that focus on credit union philosophy, values and “keeping purpose constant”. The short collection covers training, branding, philanthropy, leadership and much more.Learn More