The credit union helped 300 underprivileged kids get ready for school by sponsoring a school supply “shopping spree” together with other leading community organizations.
Emphasizing the physical and financial health of children in need, Linn-Co Federal Credit Union scored a rare double in the 2012 CUNA Awards competition, earning a first-place Dora Maxwell Award for its Kidzshop program and a Desjardins Award for its educational carnivals project.
Kitsap, Columbia, Linn-Co, Valley, Mid Oregon, BECU and Horizon Credit Unions were all recognized at Wednesday’s CUNA Awards Luncheon for their outstanding commitments to community involvement and member financial education.
Linn-Co Federal Credit Union stepped into the national spotlight at the CUNA Awards Reception in Washington, D.C., Wednesday. The Lebanon, Ore., credit union was recognized for its outreach to underprivileged school children in the community.
Linn-Co Federal Credit Union in Lebanon, Ore., won two of 11 CUNA awards presented at the recent NWCUA Convention. Over the next several weeks, Anthem will provide detailed reports on the winning credit unionsâ€™ outstanding contributions to their communities.