Mark Spitz speaks to a crowd of Maine credit union representatives in Freeport at the Annual Results event for the Maine Credit Unions' Campaign for Ending Hunger.

Olympic champion swimmer Mark Spitz inspired millions of Americans when he won seven gold medals in the 1972 Olympics in Munich, Germany.

Last week, Maine’s credit unions and their members inspired Spitz when the Maine Credit Union League announced a record-breaking $622,933 that was raised by the state’s credit union members during the 2015 Ending Hunger Campaign. What’s more, the record amount of funds raised was more than $70,000 greater than last year’s record-breaking total.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account?


© 2023 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.

Peter Strozniak


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.