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First deadline on Wegner Awards dinner tickets is Friday
MADISON, Wis. (2/22/12)--Credit union leaders and supporters have two weeks left to purchase tickets for the National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) Dinner presenting the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards. The deadline for purchasing tickets online is Friday.

The event will be held March 19 at the Grand Hyatt Washington during the Credit Union National Association's 2012 Governmental Affairs Conference. The final deadline to purchase tickets via mail or fax is March 2.

The awards ceremony will celebrate the highest national honors in the credit union movement, specifically:

  • Lifetime Achievement: Bill Eckhardt, president/CEO of Alaska USA FCU, Anchorage, Alaska;
  • Lifetime Achievement: Tom Dorety, president/CEO of Suncoast Schools FCU, Tampa, Fla.; and
  • Outstanding Organization: Invest in America.
"Whether you are attending the dinner or not, members of the credit union movement and other affiliated organizations have the opportunity to recognize and congratulate award-winners through a  congratulatory message to be shown on the video screens during dinner," said Josie Collins, NCUF director of resource development & donor relations.

Individual tickets for the three-course dinner are priced at $275 each. Tables of 10 are priced at $2,750. For details on ordering the tickets, use the links.

For any questions pertaining to the dinner, please contact Josie Collins at jcollins@ncuf.coop or 800-356-9655, Ext. 4397.
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