CED Profile: Assiniboine Credit Union

The Canadian CED Network

Year: 2011

This is one of the Canadian CED Network’s CED in Manitoba Profiles Project produced 50 stories of Manitoba communities working to build fairer and stronger local economies, reduce poverty, and revitalize neighbourhoods

Does your financial institution ask you to vote for the board of directors, give you the same voting power as the wealthiest shareholder, share profits with you, and adhere to a set of principles that includes commitment to the community? If you belong to a credit union, then the answer is “Yes!”