Biz Kid$ Recognition by Washington Council for Economic & Financial Education

The president of the council presented the award for Outstanding Support of Economic and Financial Education to the show’s executive producers at the luncheon, which honored the annual student winners of the Stock Market Game.

Evaluation & Recognition: Match Spectrum Entries to Goals

Whether one enters the Spectrum Marketing and Communications Awards for the evaluation or the exaltation, the June 17 early deadline is nearing. It’s time to choose what your credit union will enter.

In the Spotlight: Chapter Excellence Award

This award recognizes chapters for their contributions to the success of the credit union movement in the Northwest.

In the Spotlight: Advocacy Awards

Submissions for these awards, which recognize those CUs and CU professionals who helped to advance the credit union charter through political advocacy, are due on June 15.

In the Spotlight: Summit Volunteer Awards

Nominations are due by June 15 for the Volunteer Award program, which honors and rewards those NW CU volunteers who have exemplified outstanding leadership and service.

In the Spotlight: Spectrum Awards

The Spectrum Marketing Awards is a volunteer-driven awards program honoring excellence in Northwest credit union communications and marketing.

In the Spotlight: Summit Professional Awards

Information on how to submit a nomination under the Foundation’s Awards Program for credit union professionals, including for the brand new Young Professional of the Year Award.

Association Announces New Awards Program

The new program, which includes annual awards for lifetime contributions to the credit union movement, social responsibility and excellence in advocacy, will be presented at the Annual Convention.

Money$mart Week Set for Oregon, Washington

The Jump$tart Coalitions of Oregon and Washington have set their state Money$mart weeks for April 2-9 and April 23-30, respectively.

WCUF Now Accepting Cycle 1 Scholarship Applications

The Washington Credit Union Foundation is now accepting Cycle 1 applications for all events occurring from April 1 through December 31, 2011.

CUNA Honors Two Northwest Credit Unions

Calcoe Federal Credit Union and Horizon Credit Union were recognized at the CUNA National Awards reception last week for a fundraiser service project and financial literacy efforts.

OSU Federal CU Earns Top National Marketing Award

OSU Federal Credit Union has been awarded the highest national honor for its marketing and business development efforts by the Credit Union National Association, receiving the Diamond Award for its membership packets, brochures and booklets.

Biz Kid$ Wins 2010 Telly Award

The Emmy Award-winning series Biz Kid$, the youth-focused and credit union-funded financial education show on public television, has added yet another award to its trophy cabinet, collecting the 2010 Silver Telly for excellence in Financial Literacy Education Production.

Spectrum Awards Judging Wraps Up

The three-day judging event for the Spectrum Marketing and Communications Awards has wrapped up and judges are lauding the quality of the 2010 entrants.