Earlier this year I had the privilege of being invited to showcase my artwork in a two-month long art exhibition —Awakened Spirit — at Neechi Commons. Neechi was the perfect venue for my exhibition; I could feel the amazing energy and an inspiring sense of community pride all around me. It has become quite a […]
In February, I had the opportunity to visit our nation’s capital for a discussion surrounding the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP.) The purpose for my trip to parliament was to serve as a witness to the Senate Banking Committee in their review of the RDSP Plan. They are in the process of reviewing the successes […]
For years, Assiniboine Credit Union has supported employees who want to give some of their time and energy to Habitat for Humanity. This year, 39 employees helped build over a total of four days, and four of Assiniboine’s board of directors joined in on the build. How did they feel about participating for this great cause? Here’s what a few of our employees had to say: […]
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. This often-repeated idiom reflects Assiniboine Credit Union employee Lisa Delorme Meiler’s vision for her art. And starting in February, her talent and inspiring artwork will be on display at the Awakened Spirit Art Exhibition at Neechi Commons. My art resonates differently with each person, each having different […]
Every Friday morning during the month of December, Assiniboine Credit Union employees and an ensemble of band members gather to sing carols and spread some holiday cheer, at their 200 Main Branch location. Check out the video and photo gallery of our merry singers, carrying on a centuries-old tradition. Happy holidays to everyone!
Assiniboine employees Cathy Unruh, Judy Boville, Tracy Miller and Linda Mulvey already knew each other through work, but it wasn’t until they started carpooling that the wheels of friendship really started turning. The four are part of a growing number of ACU employees who carpool. Our 2011 Employee Commuting Survey results indicate that 18% of all commuting […]
Sometimes when opportunity comes knocking, you don’t always listen, but sometimes you’re lucky enough that it knocks twice. Just ask Kim Champion Taylor, Assiniboine’s Director of Human Resources. In the fall of 2011, Spark’s Program Co-ordinator, Geoff Ripat, approached Assiniboine to find someone with the right skills to fill a volunteer position. The request landed on Kim’s […]