Awards & Recognition

We take pride in providing quality service to our members, being a great place to work, and working to improve our communities. Over the years, we have received a number of awards for our accomplishments. Some recent highlights are listed below:

Date: June 2018
Award: Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada 2017
Who: Vancity
From: Corporate Knights
For: Vancity was named one of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada by Corporate Knights. Organizations are measured on a suite of 12 sustainability metrics, including greenhouse gas productivity, percentage of taxes paid, health and safety performance and pension fund quality.

Date: May 2018
Award: National Credit Union Innovation Award
Who: Vancity
From: Canadian Credit Union Association
For: Vancity was awarded the Canadian Credit Union Assocation's National Credit Union Innovation Award for the digital version of its payday loan alternative, the Vancity Fair & Fast Loan™. This award honours and recognizes breakthrough solutions, which can lead, support and inspire other credit unions in the development of similar innovative solutions. Watch this video explaining why Vancity received the award.

Date: April 2018
Award: Canada's Greenest Employers
Who: Vancity
From: Canada's Top 100 Employers
For: Vancity was named one of Canada's Greenest Employers for the tenth time, with editors recognizing our recycling and composting programs, consistently high waste diversion rates and green financial products. Read more about why Vancity was selected.

Date: March 2018
Award: Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers
Who: Vancity
From: Canada's Top 100 Employers
For: Vancity was named one of Canada's Top Family-Friendly Employers for the seventh time, with editors recognizing our flexible work and care-time policies.

Date: March 2018
Award: Canada's Best Diversity Employers
Who: Vancity
From: Canada's Top 100 Employers
For: Vancity was named one of Canada's Best Diversity employers, with editors recognizing our partnership with the Vancouver School Board to create meaningful work experience for high school students with diverse abilities as well as our job carve program. Read more about why Vancity was selected.