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One step closer to ending homelessness in Winnipeg

One step closer to end homelessness in Winnipeg

It was Winnipeg’s first-ever one-stop-shop event to help connect the city’s homeless population to essential services most of us take for granted, such as proper identification and personal care products. With service providers, volunteers and attendees working together, this event moved one step forward to end homelessness in the city.   Organized by End Homelessness […]

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Sold out! How SHEday has soared as one of Manitoba’s premier events

Sold out! How SHEday has soared as one of Manitoba’s premier events

The sold-out crowd was buzzing in anticipation of a powerful day of inspiring guest speakers and networking with fellow business pros. SHEday 2018, presented by the Women’s Enterprise Centre of Manitoba was held on January 26 at the RBC Convention Centre — and the 1,500 women and men in attendance were not disappointed. Since 1994, […]

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Assiniboine Takes Part in World Elder Abuse Day (WEAAD)

WEAAD – World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Research suggests that 4% to 10% of older Manitobans will experience some form of abuse in their later years. The most common type of abuse is financial abuse — the illegal or inappropriate use of a person’s money or property. Every year Assiniboine Credit Union participates in World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD), a day […]

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Reconciliation Lives Here

Reconciliation Lives Here

When Maclean’s magazine dubbed Winnipeg “Canada’s Most Racist City” in 2015, Winnipeggers were shocked. But rather than acting defensively, the community took action to tackle the huge issue of healing and reconciling Canada’s relationship with Indigenous peoples. Mayor Brian Bowman declared 2016 the “Year of Reconciliation”, and institutions and community-based organizations alike increased their efforts […]

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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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