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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.
Pace Credit Union Raised $66,250 for Covenant House Toronto
PACE partnered up with the Benincasa Family for the 8th Annual ‘Fun Night of Comedy’ in memory of Matthew Benincasa. Thanks to support from the community and contributions from PACE Credit Union, a donation of $66,250 was made to Covenant House Toronto. PACE proudly continues to support Covenant House Toronto. Covenant House is a great organization and they do so much to help homeless youth in the Toronto area.
Libro Credit Union & Western University help Jumpstart Entrepreneurs
Libro has committed $50,000 per year for five years to support the development and implementation of the new program. Libro’s President and CEO, Stephen Bolton, will have a hands-on role in shaping the future direction of The Accelerator.
Your Neighbourhood Credit Union Celebrates Provincial Award
Your Neighbourhood Credit Union were provincially recognized with the Outstanding Corporate Achievement Award presented by the Ontario Credit Union Foundation (OCUF). The award was presented at the OCUF Annual General Meeting on Thursday, March 30th in Toronto.
WCFU Brings Cheer to Windsor & Essex County This Holiday Season
The Joy of Giving program is a combined effort between WFCU Credit Union, staff and members. Together, over $14,000 was donated in non-perishable food items, clothing, gift cards and cash donations.
Kindred Credit Union Supports Affordable and Supportive Housing
Kindred Credit Union has donated $20,000 to support the efforts of two organizations in Elmira working to increase the availability of supportive and affordable housing. Elmira District Community Living (EDCL) and MennoHomes, have each received $10,000 grants.
Meridian Teaches Financial Literacy Through Mobile App
Money management for teens becomes more engaging and less daunting with a new app called Save the Camp! Designed for students in grades 7 – 10, the app was developed by Meridian, Ontario’s largest credit union and The Learning Partnership.
PenFinancial Credit Union: Growing Business in Niagara
This unique series of three workshops is designed to engage students, educators, community builders & entrepreneurs alike. Participants will learn not just about co-operative business values, but about how worker co-ops can be used to build successful enterprises.
FirstOntario’s Micro Lending Program Helps Budding Entrepreneurs
The program provides an opportunity for aspiring business owners who may face barriers when it comes to traditional financing, to turn their dream into a working business plan and secure the finances to help make it happen.
DUCA launches Canada’s First Social Purpose Mortgage
Toronto-based DUCA Financial Services Credit Union Ltd. launches the Community Hero Mortgage, a first-of-its kind mortgage product that aims to help provide affordable housing for working, low-income families in the GTA.
KCCU Staff Take Giving Seriously
KCCU Staff Take Giving Seriously
Staff members of Kingston Community Credit Union are serious about their support for the United Way. For 37 years in a row, they have had one hundred percent participation by all staff members in their United Way Campaigns.
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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