MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (10/6/11)--The Massachusetts Credit Union League announced state-level winning entries for the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award and the Louise Herring Award for Philosophy-in-Action Service Award (The Massachusetts league’s Values & Visions
Sept. 20). Two credit unions were presented first-place Maxwell awards:
* Crescent CU, Brockton, $200 million to $500 million in assets, for strengthening its partnership with the Old Colony YMCA in Brockton; and * Workers’ CU, Fitchburg, $500 million to $1 billion, for expanding financial support and increasing participation in its support of the American Cancer Society’s Greater Gardner Relay for Life event.
Hanscom FCU, Hanscom AFB, Mass., $500 million to $1 billion in assets, received a first-place Herring award for its commitment to green lending, creating a benefit to members while contributing to global environmental conservation efforts. The award winners will move to the national level competition presented by the Credit Union National Association.