WASHINGTON (11/23/09)--Credit union leaders and supporters can now register for the 22nd Annual Herb Wegner Memorial Awards Dinner, presented by the National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) Feb. 22, during the Credit Union National Association’s 2010 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC). The ceremony will showcase four of the credit union movement’s highest national honors:
* Lifetime Achievement Award: Dick Heins, retired president/CEO of CUNA Mutual Group in Madison, Wis.; * Individual Achievement Award: Dick Ensweiler, president/CEO of Texas Credit Union League in Farmers Branch, Texas; * Outstanding Program: Biz Kid$, in Seattle, Wash. In its third season, this financial education show is the highest-carried program on American Public Television and is the first series sponsored by America’s Credit Unions; and * Outstanding Organization Award: HarborOne CU, Brockton, Mass.
Seats can be reserved online through a secure page on the NCUF website. Registrants also can download a printable form, complete it off-line, and fax or mail their completed form to NCUF. For the third straight year, the dinner will take place at the Grand Hyatt Washington.