BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (4/18/11)--The Minnesota Credit Unions for Kids (MnCU4Kids) committee and Minnesota Family Involvement Council (FIC) recently honored two individuals for their contributions to their respective committees. Steve Oien of Minnco CU, Cambridge, and Bridget Moeller of Greater Minnesota CU, Mora, received their volunteer awards April 9 at a banquet during the Minnesota Credit Union Network’s (MnCUN’s) 2011 Annual Meeting and Convention. Oien has served as president/CEO of Minnco CU for nearly 20 years. He joined the MnCU4Kids committee in 2003 and was co-chair from 2004-2008. Oien received the Volunteer of the Year honor for his active involvement in the committee’s golf tournament, Annual Meeting, and Bowl-O-Rama subcommittees and more. This is the third consecutive year Oien has received the MnCU4Kids Volunteer of the Year Award. Last year, Minnesota raised more than $168,000 for Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare in St. Paul, which has outreach clinics statewide. Fundraising for CU4Kids takes place in all 50 states. Moeller, vice president of human resources/training at Greater Minnesota CU, earned the Minnesota Family Involvement Council’s Outstanding Volunteer Award for her service on the committee. Moeller joined the FIC in 2005 and has served as vice chair since 2007.