2018 Bursary Recipients

The OCUF Board is very pleased to announce the 38 outstanding community engaged post-secondary students for 2018.  Bursary awards totalled $75,000 and ranged from $1,000 to $3,000. Students have to demonstrate their commitment and involvement within their community as...

Alterna Milestone Magic

We asked Alterna Savings what contributed to their fantastic CU Succeed Youth Bursary campaign where they raised and contributed an incredible $11,000!  Their marketing team shared some insights. For the CU Succeed bursary all our GTA branches got involved and raised...

Luminus Delivers!

Luminus Financial may not be the biggest Credit Union in Ontario but you may not want to get in the ring with them! Pound for pound they more than pull their weight. In the recent CU Succeed Youth Bursary Campaign (and for the second year running) the Luminus team...

Wow what an outcome!

Sponsors and participants truly out did themselves this year in support of the 27th Golf Classic fundraiser. A total of $88,015 was raised for the CU Succeed Youth Bursary program in 2019. A donation after the tournament (and adjustments to the final bill) pushed our...

Momentum Rocks It

Momentum Credit Union turns to denim, Jays and jewellery to raise funds for the CU Succeed Youth Bursary. Things kicked of with an email blast, followed by ongoing social media and branch communications. An in-branch raffle was held over 2 weeks for Blue Jays tickets,...

CYL 2018 Bursary

The bursary, created by the Ontario Credit Union Foundation in Guido Chezzi’s name, is open to youth fourteen to fifteen years old who are interested in starting Cooperative Young Leaders as junior participants. It is offered to teens wishing to attend the program who...

Copperfin Receives Outstanding Corporate Achievement Award

Copperfin Credit Union was awarded the 2018 Outstanding Corporate Achievement Award at the Ontario Credit Union Foundation’s Annual General Meeting. This award is presented annually by the Ontario Credit Union Foundation (OCUF) to a credit union (or company within the...

Welcome Education Credit Union

We are delighted to announce Education Credit Union has become a member of the Ontario Credit Union Foundation. Education Credit Union provides full financial services, including a comprehensive Wealth Management program to over 9,500 members who share the principles...

Maybe I shouldn’t be surprised

Today I set about tracking down one of our 2017 CU Succeed Youth Bursary award recipients. A few weeks back I sent out an email to all recipients asking for video submissions on how their bursary has helped them this school year. Only one of the emails bounced back. I...

Welcome Oshawa Community Credit Union

Ontario Credit Union Foundation is pleased to welcome Oshawa Community Credit Union as our newest member. “We are excited to return as an OCUF member. The CU Succeed Youth Bursary benefiting member credit unions and their families was a big draw. We look forward to...