Library of Congress Federal Credit Union wins MD|DC Credit Union Association Trailblazer Award

HYATTSVILLE, MD (September 1, 2021) — The Library of Congress Federal Credit Union has won a Maryland & DC Credit Union Association Trailblazer Award for Excellence in Marketing and Communication in the category of Best Integrated Campaign for its brand awareness campaign showcasing the Credit Union’s commitment to serving America’s Library Community. The Trailblazer Awards recognize credit unions that have developed successful creative marketing and communication programs.

“We are honored by the Maryland & DC Credit Union Association’s recognition of our efforts to support causes, events and forums that are important to the library community,” said Marsha King, President and CEO of Library of Congress FCU. “We believe that the library community advances America’s great story, and we are committed to helping advance our members’ financial life story.”

The Association has sponsored the Annual Trailblazer Awards for Excellence in Marketing and Communications for more than 30 years. This year’s award categories ranged from Best Integrated Campaign, Best COVID-19 Member Communication and Best Digital Marketing to Best Social Media/Content Marketing, Best ROI and Best Video Project. Award winners were celebrated at the CONNECT 2021 Annual Conference.

About Library of Congress Federal Credit Union

The Library of Congress FCU was chartered in 1935 by twelve Library of Congress employees who purchased 17 shares at $5 each. Today the credit union remains a member-focused service organization that still serves primarily Library of Congress employees and also serves employees of companies that offer membership in LCFCU as an employee benefit. Our founders' belief in a financially sound institution offering service and security to its members, lives on, in our credit union today. LCFCU is a full service financial services institution that offers the products and services our members need in their primary financial services provider.

The Maryland & DC Credit Union Association (MDDCCUA) ( is the regional trade association serving credit unions in Maryland and the District of Columbia. The MD|DC Credit Union Association advocates for credit unions and their 2.2 million members in Maryland and DC. The Association meets regularly with legislators and key agencies and provides education sessions and events for members throughout the year.


Gary Mandelkorn
Operations Vice President / Interim CEO
Library of Congress Federal Credit Union
Phone: (202) 707-5268
Fax: (202) 707-6418


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