Vancity is a values-based financial co-operative serving the needs of its more than 525,000 member-owners and their communities in the Coast Salish and Kwakwaka’wakw territories, with 59 branches in Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Victoria, Squamish and Alert Bay. As Canada’s largest community credit union, Vancity uses its assets to help improve the financial well-being of its members while at the same time helping to develop healthy communities that are socially, economically and environmentally sustainable. a values-based financial cooperative, Vancity credit union is committed to promoting social justice and financial inclusion for its members and those who reside in the communities it serves.
Supporting the needs of the financially underserved, including immigrants and refugees is an important area of focus for the credit union. Vancity invests in these initiatives to promote financial literacy, encourage member well-being and to build healthy, sustainable communities—all contributing to a more resilient local economy.
- Puneet Jain (Small Business Advisor, Community Business)
NSIIP is grateful to hold its activities on the traditional, ancestral, unceded, and occupied territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and Səlilwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Peoples.
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