NAPERVILLE, Ill. (11/25/09)--The Illinois Credit Union League has announced the recipients of its statewide Desjardins, Dora Maxwell and Louise Herring awards. First place winners of the Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award in their asset categories were:
* Prairie Trail CU, Joliet, $35 million to $75 million; and * Financial Plus CU, Ottawa, $75 million to $250 million assets; and * Scott CU, Collinsville, more than $250 million.
The Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Awards went to these first place winners:
* Streator Onized CU, Streator, $100 million to $200 million in assets; * GCS FCU, Granite City, $200 million to $500 million; and * Great Lakes CU, North Chicago, more than $500 million.
First place in the Louise Herring Award for Philosophy in Action went to GCS FCU, in the more than $250 million asset category.