Alaska USA honored with 2012 Family-Friendly Workplace Award
Anchorage, Alaska – Alaska USA Federal Credit Union has been selected as the 2012 Family-Friendly Workplace Award winner by the Fairbanks North Star Borough and the Early Childhood Development Commission.
Alaska USA won among nonprofit organizations with more than 25 employees. More than 60 organizations in Interior Alaska were nominated by their staff.
“Alaska USA cares about its employees and this is reflective in its flexible policies and practices,” said Lisa Hall, Regional Vice President for Interior Alaska.
Among the entries, Alaska USA employees continually cited management’s flexibility and understanding of family time. One employee explained how her coworkers donated hundreds of leave hours when her child needed medical care out of state. Another employee noted the credit union’s support for military families, especially when a spouse is deployed overseas.