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Finding Common Ground: WestEnd Commons

Finding Common Ground: WestEnd Commons

The St. Matthews Non-Profit Housing project was a long and rewarding journey, turning what used to be St. Matthew’s Anglican Church into WestEnd Commons. The church was once home to a thriving congregation, providing a meeting place and a centre of worship for the community since 1913. After more than 100 years of service, the […]

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You can make a difference by visiting any Assiniboine branch to make a donation to the Nepal Earthquake Fund

Nepal Earthquake Fund

The 7.9 magnitude earthquake that struck near Kathmandu, Nepal, has caused widespread devastation and resulted in immediate humanitarian needs for people in the region. Relief workers are now in the area, but they need your support. You can make a difference by visiting any Assiniboine branch to make a donation to the Nepal Earthquake Fund. Every […]

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Assiniboine & Access Join Forces to Support Kane Fire Victims

Assiniboine & Access Join Forces to Support Kane Fire Victims

Manitobans were shocked to learn of a house fire that claimed the lives of four children near Kane in southern Manitoba February 25. Soon after learning the news, Access Credit Union’s Morris and Lowe Farm Branch responded by setting up an account to accept donations for the survivors, Doralee Eberhardt and her husband Jake Froese, […]

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Canadians are investing more responsibly than ever before.

Investing Responsibly: Good for Members, Good for Communities

The results are in: Canadians are investing more responsibly than ever before. According to the 2015 Canadian Responsible Assets Trends report, responsible investments have increased from $600 billion to over $1 trillion in only two years (2013 – 2015)! What is Responsible Investing? Investment managers look at various environmental, social and governance factors for each […]

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Tec Voc High School approached ACU to partner up and create a Student Run Branch. The concept of establishing a student-run branch reflected our mission and values in providing financial access and education to our youth & community.

Student Run Branch – Stingers Credit Union at Tec Voc High School

Early spring, Tec Voc High School approached ACU to partner up and create a Student Run Branch. The concept of establishing a student-run branch reflected our mission and values in providing financial access and education to our youth & community. After 9 months, Stingers opened its doors on December 2, 2014.   Stingers Credit Union […]

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Assiniboine Credit Union joins values-based banking institutions around the world in a conversation

Values Based Banking — It’s in our DNA

Today we join values-based banking institutions around the world in a conversation about what it means to transform banking. Personally, I am so proud to work at a place that is dedicated to being a positive force for change in the world! It goes back to 1943, when Assiniboine Credit Union was founded by people who […]

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