Media releases 2013

December 3 Vancity supports federal regulations for prepaid cards
September 22 Vancity announces additional $250,000 to Reconciliation Canada
August 27 Vancity “Walks the Talk” earning top honours for the BCAMA 2013 Marketer of the Year
August 7 Vancity grants $1 million to help build a sustainable local food system
July 17 $13.5M Resilient Capital Program recognized as a model for addressing social and economic challenges
June 28 B.C. credit unions rally financial support for Alberta flood relief and rebuilding efforts
June 25 Vancity announces board chair and vice chair for 2013 – 2014 term
June 20 Vancity provides $1 million to help build the world’s first fully-integrated refugee centre
June 19 Vancity appoints new Chief Financial Officer
June 18 Vancity reaches milestones as a living wage employer
June 8 Vancity ranked as one of Canada’s top corporate citizens
May 7 Vancity’s values-based business model receives national awards
May 3 Vancity announces 2013 Board of Directors election results
May 2 Vancity Contributes $100,000 to David Foster Way
April 30 Vancity mortgage offer helps its members partner in the fight against climate change
April 2 Vancity announces candidates for 2013 board of directors’ election
March 6 Values-based banking proves thriving business and growth model for Vancity
February 5 Op Editorial: Vancity responds to the Federal Governments move to forge a new partnership
January 15 Vancity provides $1.5 million to support the development of a centre for social innovation and inclusion in honour of the legacy left by City Councillor and social activist, Jim Green