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Ontario’s credit union members aren’t the only ones who benefit. Our collective profits also support local businesses and community initiatives across the province, for the benefit of us all.
Helping homeless youth: PACE credit union in Covenant House Sleep Out
Dan Coldwell, CMO at PACE was one of the seventy business leaders that slept out last night as part of Covenant House 5th annual Toronto’s Executive Sleep Out. For one night, he gave up the comforts of his home and armed with only a sleeping bag and piece of cardboard.
DUCA helps build a Solar Powered Village
DUCA Financial Services Credit Union Ltd. and the Christian Children Foundation of Canada have partnered to fund a mechanized, solar-powered borehole well, establishing dry season gardens, and installing home-based solar lights to 100 households.
Meridian’s Commitment to Communities: The Sean Jackson Scholarship
Burlington resident Kevin Han was Meridian’s 2016 scholarship recipient. As a high school student, he initiated change in his school and neighbourhood where he applied his skills in relationship-building, tutoring and design to make his community a better place.
Luminus Financial recognized for Remit Now, Pay Later Program
Luminus saw a great opportunity to better service the growing Filipino community. The Remit Now, Pay Later program seeks to provide them with peace of mind, knowing their money will get to their loved ones securely at any time of day or night.
Alterna commits $150,000 to empower young leaders
Alterna Savings and Alterna Bank (Alterna) are proud to announce a deepening of their commitment to Enactus Canada, the country’s largest student leadership development organization dedicated to inspiring students to improve people’s livelihoods.
Comtech Fire Credit Union supports Three Time World Champion
Comtech Fire Credit Union Is Proud to Support Kevin Frost – Three Time World Champion Canadian Deaf-blind speed skater. He has given over 275 motivational talks around the world and during his spare time, he volunteers for missions in 3rd World countries.
Northern Credit Union Launches Interactive Game To Benefit Charities
Northern Credit Union (NCU) is launching today an online trivia game: True North Adventure. It will allow players to select and support local charities while they win points and strive for leaderboard glory.
Community First supports ‘Bring a Doctor Home’ hockey tournament
The tournament brings Essar Steel employees, retirees, and volunteers together into organized teams to meet on the ice and raise money to support students from Sault Ste. Marie who are enrolled in the Northern Ontario School of Medicine.
Sudbury Credit Union Lip Synchs for Cancer
Teams took to the stage at the Fraser Auditorium for an electric lip sync and dance competition, all to raise funds for the Northern Cancer Foundation. Sudbury Credit Union joined forces with local organizations performing to an energetic crowd – hits from the 90s.
Northern Credit Union Teams Up With NOCLD
The NOCLD has formed an important partnership with Northern Credit Union. This partnership will help build sustainability for the continuation of programs and services across North-eastern Ontario.
YOUR BANKER IS NOT YOUR FRIEND
Your banker works for a money-making corporation. She has sales targets to meet. He feels the pressure from his manager to sell whatever is the flavour of the month.
CREDIT UNIONS RATED BEST BY SMALL BUSINESS
Credit unions continue to be the top performers when it comes to serving small businesses’ overall financial needs, according to the latest report from the Canadian Federation…
STUDENT CREDIT UNION IN SUDBURY STILL GOING
The caisse étudiante Les Griffons of école secondaire du Sacré-Coeur is the only student credit union still operational in the province of Ontario.
A CREDIT UNION IS COMING FOR THE BIG 5 BANKS
Ontario’s largest credit union could soon be the biggest financial technology disruptor.
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