Vancity members can experience PNE thrills for only $5

Vancity members can experience PNE thrills for only $5

Vancouver, BC, August 16, 2010: As a thank you to members, and to share in the celebrations of the centennial year, Vancity is hosting a special Member Day at The Fair at the PNE.

On Tuesday, August 24, 2010 from 11:00am onwards, Vancity members can purchase a Fair Gate Pass for only $5 each for themselves and one friend. With the ticket prices at $20 each, that’s a savings of $15 per person.

“Thanks to Vancity’s partnership with the PNE, we’re thrilled to be able to extend such an incredible cost-savings to our members, particularly during the centennial year for the Fair,” says Tamara Vrooman, President & CEO, Vancity. “This is one of the benefits of being a Vancity member and allows us to thank our members for choosing to do business with us.  It is through their business and trust that we’re able to make a real impact in our community.”

Tickets can be purchased at any PNE ticket booth on that day only by showing a  Vancity MEMBER CARD® debit card or Vancity enviro Visa* card. Vancity employees, along with President & CEO Tamara Vrooman will be on-hand at the main gate at Hastings and Renfrew to greet members, answer questions, and encourage participation in games for a chance to win great prizes.

"The PNE is proud to partner with an organization that is so forward thinking in it's initiatives for employees and members. Vancity Member Day at The Fair promises to be a great experience, and we encourage their members to come out and celebrate 100 years of fun at the 2010 Fair at the PNE," adds PNE President and CEO Michael McDaniel.

This is the second  year Vancity is hosting a special day for it’s members,  and will be the only discounted fare at the PNE this year. Vancity has partnered with the PNE since 2006. For more information on the Vancity Member Day at the PNE, visit vancity.com.

About Vancouver City Savings Credit Union
Vancity is Canada’s largest credit union, with $14.4 billion in assets, more than 414,000 members, and 59 branches throughout Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Victoria and Squamish. Vancity is guided by a commitment to improving the quality of life in the communities where we live and work.

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