HARAHAN, La. (8/11/11)--The Louisiana Credit Union League recognized recipients of the state-evel Desjardins Youth and Adult Financial Literacy Awards and the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Award during the league's 77th Annual Meeting and Convention last week in New Orleans. More than 400 credit union professionals and volunteers attended the convention, said the league (eNews
Aug. 10). Awards and the recipients are:
* Desjardins Youth Financial Literacy Award, presented to Greater New Orleans FCU, Metairie; * Desjardins Adult Financial Literacy Award, to Pelican State FCU, Baton Rouge; and * Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Award, to New Orleans Firemen's FCU, Metairie.
The three credit unions will move into the competition for the national Desjardins and Maxwell awards presented by the Credit Union National Association. The league also presented a number of marketing awards for best annual report, best newsletter and best website.