First West Credit Union

November 20, 2014 - Susan Byrom - in Community
3 ways First West’s partnership approach enhanced our community impact
November 14, 2014 - - in Model
Island Savings members approve by majority a special resolution to join First West
September 9, 2014 - Loree Gray - in People
Growing leaders, growing business is what it’s all about for SVP Loree Gray
August 27, 2014 - Kam Raman - in Lean
3 reasons Lean does team and project work better
August 26, 2014 - - in People
Mentorship program reveals ocean of possibilities for Zimbabwe co-operative leader
July 16, 2014 - Launi Skinner - in Leadership
Corporate leaders and sports team coaches are often compared—so what have the top World Cup managers taught us?

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Not too long ago, I motored through town with a carload of coworkers on our way to a meeting with a community food bank. The crew of white-collar banker-types I was wheeling around wanted to meet this partner and I was only too happy to oblige and arrange the introduction. While we were stopped at a traffic light not too far from our destination, my car mates noticed a line was forming—one that snaked its way down the block. First they thought it was a sale at a big box store, but as...


Duncan, B.C. and Langley B.C. (Nov. 14, 2014) — After six weeks of information-sharing, public meetings and thoughtful conversation, Island Savings members have approved by majority a special resolution that will see the organization join First West Credit Union on January 1, 2015.

“This ‘yes’ from our members is really a vote for the continued success of Island Savings and for the cooperative roots that our credit union was founded on more than 60 years ago,...


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Members of Island Savings and First West Credit Union share how important being a credit union member is to them.