2023 MAX Community Achievement Award - East Alabama

MAX Credit Union Announces 2023 MAX Community Achievement Recipient

MONTGOMERY, AL (December 14, 2023) - MAX Credit Union is delighted to announce the recipient of the Lee County MAX Community Achievement award: the Boys and Girls Club of East Alabama. This accolade from MAX acknowledges organizations for their overall contributions to the community and ongoing endeavors to unite individuals making positive impacts.

The Boys and Girls Club of East Alabama, a non-profit entity, is dedicated to offering programs and resources that guide young individuals toward success as they transition into adulthood. Their focus extends beyond fostering leadership skills; they also prioritize providing financial education courses, ensuring that club participants possess the essential skills for financial independence in their journey to adulthood.

In recognition of their outstanding contributions, the Boys and Girls Club of East Alabama will be presented with a $7,500.00 donation to advance their mission. MAX CEO Martin Head expressed his admiration, stating, "This organization exemplifies the essence of an impact maker. By serving youth and creating opportunities to guide them towards future leadership, the Boys and Girls Club of East Alabama is truly deserving of the 2023 MAX Community Achievement award."

“Today’s young people are the future leaders, innovators, and change-makers for our nation,” said, Richard B. Curry, Jr., President & CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of East Alabama. “Our organization is committed to doing whatever it takes to provide a great future for all kids. We are honored to be named the 2023 MAX Community Achievement recipient and appreciate MAX Credit Union who has stood by our side to support thousands of youth across East Alabama.”

The Boys and Girls Club of East Alabama was honored during a reception on Tuesday, November 28, 2023. Those in attendance included MAX Credit Union and Boys and Girls Club of East Alabama team members, Board of Directors, and executive teams.

MAX Credit Union is a full-service financial institution serving Central and East Alabama, including Montgomery, AL; Auburn, AL; Opelika, AL; Prattville, AL; Wetumpka, AL; Tallassee, AL; and Troy, AL