Minnesota Catholic Credit Union honors George and Kay Rossez as CU builders

ST. PAUL, MN (June 16, 2022) — The Minnesota Credit Union Foundation (MnCUF) and Minnesota Catholic Credit Union are proud to recognize George and Kay Rossez as CU Builders, in honor of their retirement from the Board of Directors and Supervisory Committee after  60 years of dedication to the credit union movement.

“George and Kay have offered countless hours and steadfast guidance to help Minnesota Catholic Credit Union prosper, and help thousands of members over the years,” said David Sawin, Minnesota Catholic Credit Union CEO.

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Description automatically generated with medium confidenceIn 2011, the couple received the Minnesota Credit Union Network Volunteer of the Year award; and in 2019 were inducted into the national Credit Union House Hall of Leaders, in recognition for the significant impact they have made on the credit union movement at the local, state and national levels.

Created in 2008, the Credit Union Builder Award honors an individual’s dedication to the success, growth, and vitality of the not-for-profit financial movement in Minnesota. Dedications are typically made at a time of significance to acknowledge an individual’s contributions to credit unions.

81 individuals have been designated as Credit Union Builders since the award’s inception. The names of the recipients and the contributing credit unions are permanently displayed in the Minnesota Credit Union Network’s lobby as a tribute to those who have dedicated time and energy to building the credit union movement.

(Left to Right): Kay and George Rossez.


About Minnesota Credit Union Foundation

Focused on financial education and professional development initiatives, the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation is dedicated to providing the resources for credit unions and communities to prosper and thrive. MnCUF is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1969 that serves as a charitable arm of the Minnesota credit union movement. For more information, visit


Julia Miller, Director of Communications


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