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Tall Grass Prairie Wins 2013 Commerce Design Winnipeg Architecture Award

Tall Grass Prairie Wins 2013 Commerce Design Winnipeg Architecture Award

Congratulations to the owners and staff of Assiniboine member Tall Grass Prairie Bread Company, who recently won the 2013 Commerce Design Winnipeg Award for their imaginative renovations to the 1930s brick building in Wolseley. This coveted design award rewards Winnipeg merchants for the exceptional quality of the interior and exterior design of their businesses and highlights the talents of Manitoba designers. […]

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LITE - Alternative Christmas Hamper

LITE’s Alternative Christmas Hamper Program

LITE (Local Investment Toward Employment) is holding their 20th annual Alternative Christmas Hamper campaign, and Assiniboine is partnering with them once again, taking donations in our branches. LITE began as a response to a dramatic decline in sales at an inner-city co-operative grocery store at Christmas time. Nobody would deny local families the welcome gift […]

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LITE Pancake Breakfast Photos

Photos from LITE’s 17th Annual Wild Blueberry Pancake Breakfast Event

LITE’s 17th annual Wild Blueberry Pancake Breakfast was an amazing event. We were entertained by the music of Alexander McCowan and Dustin Harder, dance by the Norman Chief Memorial Dancers, and of course a musical show by legendary childrens entertainer, Al Simmons. There was an artist market, prizes and even a pancake eating contest! Enjoy […]

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SRI Investment Performance

Investors Satisfied with Socially Responsible Investment Performance

A national survey conducted by Ipsos Reid yielded some interesting results regarding Canadians investing in Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) products. It reveals that the vast majority of people who have chosen SRI products are satisfied with their investments. The survey also shows that 54 percent of investors who discuss SRI investments with their advisor bring […]

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Assiniboine Employees are Carpooling Buddies

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 […]

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