American Heritage Credit Union named 2019 Training Department of the Year winner

PHILADELPHIA, PA (November 19, 2019) — American Heritage Credit Union (American Heritage) was recently honored as the 2019 Training Department of the Year winner at the CUNA ELLy awards on October 20, 2019. The CUNA ELLy awards recognize and honor credit union staff that develop innovative and unique training initiatives to drive progress in the credit union movement.

“Trainers are among the first people that new hires meet, so having the right team can put an employee’s entire career on track for success,” says Flora Caranci, Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Training. “We’re incredibly proud of our Training Department and commend them for their knowledge, approachability, and positive attitudes.” Winners were determined by a panel of judges and were celebrated at a ceremony during CUNA Experience Learning Live! American Heritage’s Training Department was recognized for its various training initiatives, including custom e-learning, university training program, instructor-led programs, and employee testimonials.

“Credit union trainers excel at finding creative solutions to the challenges that our industry faces. Their collaboration to build employee and member loyalty exemplifies credit unions at their best. The CUNA Elly Awards recognize and share those incredible wins,” says Tobi Weingart, program manager of Experience Learning Live!

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About American Heritage Credit Union

American Heritage Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative with more than $4.8 billion in assets serving more than 800 Workplace Partners and more than 310,000 members, with more than 35 locations across Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware, and Camden Counties. Founded in 1948, American Heritage Credit Union is now one of the top 75 largest credit unions in the United States and named Pennsylvania’s 2023 Best-in-State Credit Union by Forbes. For more information about American Heritage Credit Union please visit

About CUNA

Credit Union National Association (CUNA) is the only national association that advocates on behalf of all America’s credit unions, which are owned by 115 million consumer members. CUNA, along with its network of affiliated state credit union leagues, delivers unwavering advocacy, continuous professional growth and operational confidence to protect the best interest of all credit unions. For more information about CUNA, visit To find your nearest credit union, visit


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