Credit Unions Have Until Friday to Nominate for NWCUA Awards at MAXX


Your Association’s Awards Gala is a time of celebration, bringing the Northwest credit union family together to celebrate your achievements.

The Northwest Credit Union Association is extending its awards nomination period to June 28 so that our credit union family can celebrate all you do for your members throughout the week of MAXX, to be held Oct. 15-17 in Spokane. 

“It’s an honor to recognize our members’ achievements at MAXX, where they may celebrate with their peers,” said Christine Ruzzi, AVP of Enterprise Engagement Resources. “The nominations are always so inspiring and a great reminder of why we do what we do in the Credit Union industry.” 

We encourage you to submit nominations now! Each year, you make positive changes in the lives of others. We celebrate these achievements with a variety of awards.

Summit Awards

  • Distinguished Director 
  • Impact Award 
  • Cooperation in Action 
  • Members on Main Street
  • Young Credit Union Leader of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement 

CUNA Awards: 

  • Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service 
  • Louise Herring Philosophy in Action 
  • Desjardins Youth Financial Education 
  • Desjardins Adult Financial Education 

LEAP Awards: 

  • Leadership 
  • Education 
  • Advocacy 
  • Philosophy in Action 

LEAP nominations will be accepted  for all four categories, as well as for a fifth category, which goes to a Micro-Community that exemplifies all four of the LEAP pillars. Any Northwest credit union Micro-Community can be nominated for any of the five awards. Those groups include credit union chapters, young professional networking groups, Credit Union Development Educators, and sister societies of the Northwest Chapter of the Global Women’s Leadership Network. 

This year’s MAXX Annual Convention will be held Oct. 15-17 in Spokane. Register today! MAXX is the largest credit union event of its kind in the Northwest. Connect and network with your peers, hear from expert speakers, and celebrate the Credit Union Movement together. 

Editor’s note: Questions about the 2019 NWCUA Awards Program? Contact Christine Ruzzi by  email  or call 503.350.2206. 

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