This year’s Annie Vamper Helping Hands Award was given to Linda Levy, LES People’s retired CEO. The award was presented during the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions, now Inclusiv, 2018 Annual Conference. “You need to be willing to take a risk. If I did not believe in taking a risk, I would not have walked into Lower East Side People’s Federal Credit Union [..] ” stated Ms. Levy during her acceptance speech. Watch the full speech here.