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Author Profile | Brendan Reimer

Doing our part to ensure that Assiniboine Credit Union members have healthy eco-systems to live in is an important way for us to serve our members and contribute to our communities

Earth Day

Today, over 1 billion people around the world will participate in Earth Day, strengthening environmental and climate literacy as well as making commitments that enhance the sustainability of our planet. Check out the Earth Day and Earth Day Canada websites to learn more about this year’s themes and actions you can take to make a […]

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On October 15th—International Credit Union Day—Assiniboine Credit Union will join with our global credit union family to celebrate our co-operative history and achievements, as well as the impactful role we play in our communities today.

International Credit Union Day

Credit Unions around the world make a difference in their communities. On October 20, 2016 we celebrated International Credit Union Day together. It was a small group of weavers in Rochdale, England that created the first modern co-op, it was a small group of German innovations that created the first credit union in 1852, it was Alphonse […]

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Assiniboine Credit Union (ACU) congratulates BUILD, the winner of the 2016 Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce Spirit Award for Social Enterprise!

BUILD—Winner of the 2016 Spirit of Winnipeg Award for Social Enterprise!

Assiniboine Credit Union congratulates BUILD, the winner of the 2016 Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce — Spirit of Winnipeg Award for Social Enterprise! The 2016 winners were announced on March 4, 2016 at the 7th Annual Spirit of Winnipeg Awards Gala. The awards are focused on honoring, recognizing and bringing together the local Winnipeg business community […]

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The Spirit Awards highlight enterprises in our city that are making remarkable achievements, and it was no surprise that several members of Assiniboine Credit Union were recognized for their impact in our city.

Winnipeg Has Got Spirit!

Congratulations to the all the winners and nominees of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce Annual Spirit Awards! The Spirit Awards highlight enterprises in our city that are making remarkable achievements, and it was no surprise that several members of Assiniboine Credit Union were recognized for their impact in our city. On Friday, March 13, 2015, […]

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is the Social Enterprise Capital of Canada.

Winnipeg: Social Enterprise Capital of Canada?

During recent municipal elections, Winnipeg’s Chamber of Commerce boldly called for the city to become the Social Enterprise Capital of Canada. And why not? Manitoba is already home to hundreds of social enterprises spread throughout the province, but with a deliberate development strategy, this could grow significantly. What is a Social Enterprise? Social enterprises are non-profits that use a […]

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Spark Program Surpasses $1 million in Pro Bono Matches

Spark Program Surpasses $1 million in Pro Bono Matches

Founded by a coalition of community organizations in 2005, Spark (now a program of the Canadian CED Network – Manitoba) creates opportunities for professionals in Winnipeg to make an important skill-based contribution to groups solving some of the most urgent and complex challenges in our communities. Since 2009 the total value of the pro bono […]

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Congratulations to Shaun Loney on being named an EY (formerly Ernst & Young) Entrepreneur of the Year for their Prairie Region! Creating Training and Job Opportunities

Shaun Loney Wins National Award

Congratulations to Shaun Loney on being named an EY (formerly Ernst & Young) Entrepreneur of the Year for their Prairie Region!   Creating Training and Job Opportunities Shaun, a long-time member of Assiniboine, has used his passion for social and economic justice and creative entrepreneurship skills to help start eight different social enterprises over the […]

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