Jackson, MI – On Monday, February 24, the Michigan Credit Union League (MCUL) announced their 2020 award recipients, including Jackson-based American 1 Credit Union as Outstanding Credit Union of the Year for credit unions of their asset size.
Outstanding Credit Union of the Year award winners are selected based on achievement in community involvement and service, financial strength and performance, and advocacy and public relations. Finalists are reviewed by the MCUL Awards Committee, who propose the winners to the MCUL Board of Directors to be ratified.
In a statement on their website, MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams said, “One of the most enjoyable opportunities for an association is its awards process. This year’s recipients are great examples of individual and organizational excellence and the unique commitment to the credit union mission.”
“We are honored to receive such an esteemed award from the League,” shared Martha Fuerstenau, President/CEO of American 1 Credit Union. “Our current successes are the direct result of our dedication to providing the very best in personal everyday banking to our members for the past 70 years. We are Outstanding Credit Union of the Year because of our loyal members, and our wonderful team of employees who serve them so excellently.”
Established in 1950, American 1 Credit Union today serves over 57,000 members with 16 branch locations across Jackson, Washtenaw, Hillsdale, Calhoun, Lenawee, and Wayne counties. American 1 is proud to serve the members of their communities by creating financial wellness through personal everyday banking.