Clarence Hall filed suit against Mississippi in the 1960s to allow African Americans to obtain charters, set up not-for-profits.
One of the three credit union executives set to receive the National Credit Union Foundation's Herb Wegner Awards for Lifetime Achievement in 2015 leads a credit union that serves in one of the poorest counties in the country.
Clarence Hall Jr., of the $1.2M Issaquena County FCU, will receive an award for lifetime achievement.
WASHINGTON — Emotions ran high for both attendees and the four winners honored at this year's Herb Wegner Awards for lifetime and individual achievement.
WASHINGTON — Emotions run high as the four winners thanked friends, family and colleagues.
Despite receiving a Herb Wegner Lifetime Achievement Award for a career at one of the country’s largest credit unions, Gary Oakland said he most vividly remembers working with small credit unions and supporting the financial education program BizKid$.
Retired Texas credit union leader feted for, among other achievements, helping to create CU4Kids.
Retired CUNA Mutual Group President/CEO Richard M. Heins died May 3. He was 85.
It’s never too early to purchase tickets for the National Credit Union Foundation Herb Wegner Memorial Awards Dinner.
The National Credit Union Foundation has identified the winners of two of the three winners of Herb Wegner Awards for 2012.