Receiving an electronic gift (computer, TV, tablet, smart phone, etc.) is exciting and now that the holidays are over, some new gadgets may have found their way into your home. Looking after these electronic gagets is important to you, and making sure you dispose of the redundant electronics responsibly should be just as important. According to the United Nations StEP Initiative […]
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 Credit Union has been named one of Manitoba’s Top Employers for 2014! Al Morin, exiting President and CEO, is thrilled with the recognition Assiniboine has received as an exceptional place to work. This award makes me proud because we’ve worked so hard to accomplish what we have over the years. It has been an honour to […]
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 […]
While the green bin under the kitchen sink at Assiniboine Credit Union’s West Broadway Branch may not look that interesting, the vegetable and fruit scraps inside are part of something new and exciting for branch manager, Jeffery Patteson and his team. “A while ago I read an article in our neighbourhood newspaper about all the […]
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 […]
Assiniboine Credit Union has joined the prestigious Global Alliance for Banking on Values (GABV), a network of the world’s leading financial institutions operating on the triple bottom line of people, planet and profit. Assiniboine is only the second Canadian financial institution invited to join the alliance, after Vancity, Canada’s largest credit union. Members of […]
Time is an interesting thing. When I joined ACU in 1980, I saw my whole career ahead of me. Assiniboine was where I wanted to be and together, ACU and I have weathered a lot of change. I remember when I bought ACU’s first computers – two of them – one for me and one […]