BCU named to Companies that Care 2013 Honor RollBCU named to Companies that Care 2013 Honor Roll
Vernon Hills, IL, March 22, 2013: BCU has been named to the Center for Companies That Care (CTC) Honor Roll for the ninth consecutive year.
Center for Companies That Care announced its 11th Annual Honor Roll yesterday, recognizing employers for outstanding workplace practices and active community involvement. The Honor Roll celebrates U.S.-based organizations of all sizes in diverse industries. The 2013 Honor Roll includes 85% privately held and 15% publicly traded organizations as well as not-for-profit employers representing nine industries and six states. Two key components of the selection process are a written application and employee survey results.
“These employers are among the best in the nation,” says Marci Koblenz, Center for Companies That Care’s Co-founder and President. “They show a commitment to helping people achieve career goals as well as life goals. They seek and listen to what their employees’ opinions are then follow up with action. Further, all of our Honor Roll encourages community service and employees enthusiastically participate. There is no doubt these organizations are companies that care and are examples to follow.”
BCU and other Honor Roll recipients located throughout the country are selected for their adherence to all 10 Characteristics of socially responsible employers. Each of the organizations named to the Honor Roll is recognized as showing its steadfast commitment to employees and community in sustaining a work environment founded on dignity and respect, developing great leaders, communicating standards of ethics and integrity, and participating in initiatives that support the community.
With $1.8 Billion in assets, BCU currently serves more than 169,000 members throughout all 50 states and Puerto Rico. Formed in 1981 and headquartered in Vernon Hills, Illinois, BCU is a not-for-profit, member- owned credit union known for providing unparalleled service, competitive rates, low fees, and innovative accessibility to its members. Membership is open to several prestigious companies around the country, as well as anyone who lives or works in the Illinois counties of McHenry, Lake, DuPage, Kane, and most of Cook.Please visit www.BCU.org for more information.