MADISON, Wis. (11/2/11)--Credit union leaders and supporters can purchase their tickets for the National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) Dinner Presenting the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards (formerly the "Herb Wegner Memorial Awards Dinner").
The event will be held March 19 at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, D.C., during the Credit Union National Association's 2012 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC).
Tickets can be obtained online at ncuf.coop, or registrants can choose to download a form, complete it offline and fax or mail it to NCUF. The deadline to purchase tickets is March 2.
Individual tickets for the three-course dinner are $275 each. Tables of 10 are $2,750. The estimated value of the tax-deductible portion of each ticket purchase price is $125.
"The name has been updated but that is all that has changed about this special gala event," said Bucky Sebastian, NCUF executive director. "Attendees will again leave inspired and impressed after hearing the stories of this year's exceptional Wegner Award winners."
The awards ceremony will celebrate the highest national honors in the credit union movement, specifically:
- Lifetime Achievement: Bill Eckhardt, president/CEO, Alaska USA FCU, Anchorage;
- Lifetime Achievement: Tom Dorety, president/CEO, Suncoast Schools FCU, Tampa, Fla.; and
- Outstanding Organization: Invest in America.
To learn more about the winners, use the link.