LANSING, Mich. (9/29/10)--The Michigan Credit Union League this week named the winners of its annual Maxwell, Desjardin and Herring awards. The Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award recognizes leadership on behalf of youth financial literacy. The Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Recognition Award honors a credit union, chapter or credit union group for community involvement. The Louise Herring Award for Philosophy in Action is presented for special programs and activities offered to credit union members, such as consumer financial education and money management (Michigan Monitor
Sept. 27). First-place Maxwell award-winners were:
* Education Plus CU, Monroe, $50 million to $100 million in assets; * Central Macomb Community CU, Clinton Township, $100 million to $200 million; * Co-Op Services CU, Livonia, $200 million to $500 million; and * Genisys CU, Auburn Hills, $500 million or more.
First-place Herring award-winners were:
* Central Macomb Community CU, $50 million to $250 million in assets; and * Michigan State University FCU, East Lansing, greater than $250 million.
First-place Desjardins award-winners were:
* Catholic Parishes FCU, Livonia, $50 million to $150 million in assets; * Community Financial Members CU, Plymouth, $150 million to $500 million; and * Michigan First CU, Lathrup Village, more than $500 million.