Meridian Trust Presented with Dora Maxwell Award

Cheyenne, WY – Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union has been presented with the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award. This award is presented to the credit union that best exemplifies doing the work of social responsibility projects within the communities it serves. The award is given for external activities.

1stplacedoramaxwellaward_icud_009The award was presented to Meridian Trust by Scott Earl, President and CEO of the Mountain West Credit Union Association (MWCUA) along with Dan Santangelo, MWCUA Senior Vice President and Foundation Executive Director.

The award is presented in honor of Dora Maxwell, who was an early credit union pioneer, and was one of the original signers of the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) constitution at Estes Park in Colorado. She worked as an organizer for the movement’s trade association and held numerous volunteer positions at the local and national level. In addition to organizing hundreds of credit unions, she developed volunteer organizer clubs and worked with organizations on behalf of the poor.

This award is in recognition of the community work done by the Meridian Trust staff at all of its branch locations, including Cheyenne, Lander, Rawlins and Jackson, WY; as well as Scottsbluff, NE. “In addition to the work by our great employees, we’d like to thank all of our members who also made this possible through their donations and from their support of credit union projects in the local communities we serve,” said Kim Withers, Meridian Trust CEO.

Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union provides financial services to more than 25,000 members, with Wyoming branches in Cheyenne, Lander, Rawlins, and Jackson, along with a branch in Scottsbluff, NE; and PowerTrust branches located in Casper and Rock Springs, WY. For more information, visit
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