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LITE Photo Exhibit

LITE-ing Up Our City: Travelling Photo Exhibit Comes to Assiniboine Credit Union

Throughout the year, Local Investment Toward Employment (LITE) supports inner-city organizations with grants for programs that focus on job training. This summer, LITE is featuring several of the organizations they help fund with a travelling photo exhibit, which was stationed at Assiniboine’s 200 Main Street branch the week of July 13, 2015. The exhibit, titled […]

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Winnipeg Has Got Spirit!

Congratulations to the all the winners and nominees of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce Annual Spirit Awards! The Spirit Awards highlight enterprises in our city that are making remarkable achievements, and it was no surprise that several members of Assiniboine Credit Union were recognized for their impact in our city. On Friday, March 13, 2015, […]

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LITE’s 20th Anniversary Winter Gala

Happy 20th birthday LITE! (That’s Local Investment Toward Employment) To celebrate two decades of supporting jobs in the inner city, LITE is throwing a birthday party and you’re invited! Please join us Saturday, February 22, 2014 at the Inn at the Forks for a fantastic evening of dinner, dancing (with Music by The Solutions), and silent auction to […]

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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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LITE's Annual Wild Blueberry Pancake Breakfast

LITE’s Annual Wild Blueberry Pancake Breakfast

Mark your calendars for LITE’s (that’s Local Investment Toward Employment) 17th annual Wild Blueberry Pancake Breakfast, on Friday, November 22 from 7 – 10 am at the Indian and Metis Friendship Centre (45 Robinson at Dufferin). The breakfast is one of the events organized to raise funds for LITE’s Alternative Christmas Hamper Initiative, which provides hampers to families […]

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