MADISON, Wis. (10/8/10)--Four credit unions were awarded CUNA Community Credit Union of the Year honors at the CUNA Community Credit Union & Growth Conference this week in Boston. Receiving first-place honors were:
* Latino Community CU, Durham, N.C., under $250 million in assets; and * HarborOne CU, Brockton, Mass., more than $250 million.
Merit honors were given to:
* St. Louis Community CU, under $250 million in assets; and * Rogue FCU, Medford, Ore., more than $250 million.
Community Credit Union of the Year Awards recognize and honor community credit unions that best exemplify the principles of the credit union movement while acting as a positive influence in the field of service. The distinction is reserved for community credit unions and/or multi select employee group credit unions that consistently excel in the advancing of the ideals of the credit union movement, are proactive in their community, and provide services for their diverse communities. The conference, which began Wednesday, ends Saturday.