Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Six Lenders Honored with Excellence in Lending Awards


ANAHEIM, Calif. – Six credit unions were recognized for their exemplary lending practices and results in business lending, consumer lending (including home equity),  and low-to-modest means lending today by receiving an Excellence in Lending Award during the 24th Annual CUNA Lending Council Conference. CUNA Mutual Group, with support and expertise from the CUNA Lending Council, recognized credit unions that implemented outstanding lending programs while demonstrating sound financial performance.

CUNA Mutual Group’s Joe Heck, vice president of business transformation, presented awards to:
  • Consumers Credit Union, Kalamazoo, Mich., Business Lending, Assets less than $1 billion;
  • Alliant Credit Union, Chicago, Ill., Business Lending, Assets more than $1 billion;
  • Jefferson County Federal Credit Union, Louisville, Ky., Consumer Lending, Assets less than $250 million;
  • SPIRE Credit Union, Falcon Heights, Minn., Consumer Lending, Assets more than $250 million;
  • CALCOE Federal Credit Union, Yakima, Wash., Low-to-Modest Means Lending, Assets less than $250 million; and
  • Frankenmuth Credit Union, Frankenmuth, Mich., Low-to-Modest Means Lending, Assets more than $250 million.

This annual awards program provides an opportunity for credit unions to share best practices and ideas, network, and celebrate lending excellence across the industry. Applications were evaluated on: strategy, programs, and performance. All CUNA-affiliated credit unions in the U.S. were eligible to win.


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