NCUF Wegner Awards Dinner Tickets Now Available

25th Anniversary Dinner in Conjunction with CUNA GAC

Madison, Wis. – Credit union leaders and supporters can now purchase their tickets for the National Credit Union Foundation Dinner Presenting the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards. The 25th annual dinner will take place on February 25, 2013 in conjunction with the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) in Washington, D.C.

Tickets can be obtained online at or registrants can also choose to download a printable form, complete it offline and fax or mail their completed form to NCUF. The deadline to purchase tickets is February 1, 2013.

Individual tickets for the three-course dinner are priced at $275 each. Tables of 10 are priced at $2,750. The estimated fair market value of goods and services received is $150.

“2013 is the 25th Anniversary of the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards and this year’s winners are an outstanding addition to the list of past recipients,” said Bucky Sebastian, National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) Executive Director. “The 2013 Wegner Award winners are truly exceptional so credit union professionals shouldn’t miss this special event to get recharged and inspired.”

The awards ceremony will celebrate the highest national honors in the credit union movement, specifically:

  • Lifetime Achievement: Rick Craig, former President/CEO of America First Federal Credit Union.
  • Lifetime Achievement: Hubert H. Hoosman, Jr, President/CEO of Vantage Credit Union.
  • Outstanding Program: Credit Union Miracle Day

Click here to learn more about this year’s award winners.

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About the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards:
The awards are named in honor of the late Credit Union National Association CEO Herb Wegner, whose tireless dedication, innovative ideas and deeds truly revolutionized the ways that credit unions serve their communities.  The awards that bear Wegner’s name recognize his spirit of “innovative, creative, risk-taking” leadership. View past award recipients here.

About the National Credit Union Foundation (
The National Credit Union Foundation is the US credit union movement’s primary national philanthropic program provider, fundraiser and grant-maker, working to help consumers achieve financial freedom through credit unions. Through NCUF grants and programs, credit unions provide widespread financial education, create greater access to affordable financial services, and empower more consumers to save, build assets, and own homes.

NCUF is funded primarily by investments in the award-winning Community Investment Fund (CIF) and by generous Corporate Supporters led by the Credit Union National Association and CUNA Mutual.  All NCUF donors provide support that empowers NCUF and state credit union foundations to make financial freedom achievable through credit unions.

The National Credit Union Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization. NCUF continues to earn the Better Business Bureau seal of approval as an “Accredited Charity” for meeting all 20 BBB Wise Giving Alliance Standards for national charities.

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