CLEVELAND, Tenn., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Check Into Cash representative Steve Hixson is one of five in the running for the Maytag Dependable Leader Award. Hixson is heavily involved in our local Boys and Girls Club and hopes to win the $20,000 award prize for the Cleveland branch of the organization. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131119/CL20029LOGO) Below is an excerpt from the award's voting website:"In 2013 Maytag and Boys & Girls Clubs of America honored 24 Club professionals, volunteers and members for their dependable, positive impact on youth with the 'Maytag Dependable Leader' Awards. Now it's America's turn to choose our final Dependable Leader! The winner will receive the distinction of being named a 2013 'Maytag Dependable Leader' along with a $20,000 award to help their Club's efforts to be a safe, dependable place that enables young people to have great futures." Hixson's involvement with the Boys and Girls Club and participation in the award is a point of pride for Check Into Cash. "We are proud to have a member of our Check Into Cash family nominated for such a touching and prestigious award," said Check Into Cash President Steve Scoggins. "Check Into Cash happily supports the Boys and Girls Club, Steve Hixson, and our local Cleveland community." Everyone is encouraged to go online and vote daily until November 29! The web address for voting is: https://cdn.shoutlet.com/service/v2/canvas_wa/52791b9711dc768e12000010. About Check Into Cash Founded in Cleveland, Tennessee, in 1993 by entrepreneur and philanthropist W. Allan Jones, Check Into Cash is one of the largest consumer financial services retailers in the United States. Through more than 1,000 locations in 30 states and the United Kingdom, Check Into Cash and its affiliates provide an affordable array of in-store and online short-term lending solutions. In addition, Check Into Cash stores offer check cashing, Western Union® money transfers, prepaid U.S. Money ® cards and other convenient services, providing customers with a complete one stop money shop. Check Into Cash is a founding member of the Community Financial Services Association of America (CFSA), the trade association representing the nation's payday lenders. The CFSA advocates for best practices and helps enact legislation that balances the needs of the consumer with the interests of the industry.