COLUMBUS, Ohio (3/20/09)--The Ohio Credit Union League announced winners of its 2009 state awards. Honors were given for political action, chapter effectiveness, youth financial education, social responsibility and marketing (eLumination Newsletter
March 18). Award winners are:
* Catherine Herring, CEO, Communicating Arts CU, Cincinnati, and Seven Seventeen CU, Warren--Claude Clarke Political Inspiration Award for an individual and credit union, respectively; * Western Buckeye Chapter and Cincinnati Chapter--Spectacular Chapter Award in Categories One and Two, respectively; * Ohio University CU, Athens--Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award in more than $101 million-asset category; * Kent (Ohio) CU and AurGroup Financial CU, Fairfield--Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Award, for their fundraising campaign to assist local organizations; and * Members First CU, Cleveland, and AurGroup Financial CU--Cutting Edge Marketing Brilliance Award for agency and non-agency entries.
Winners will be honored April 23-24 at the league’s Zenith09 conference in Cleveland.