News, Announcements & Alerts

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Press Releases, Announcements & Alerts

30/11/21 Press Release

Alterna Savings and BDC join together to provide up to $50K in financing to Black entrepreneurs, social entrepreneurs, and women entrepreneurs in Ontario

23/11/21 Press Release

National Lacrosse League and Alterna Savings Announce Return of Alterna Cup for 2021-22 Season

22/11/21 Press Release

Alterna Savings recognizes National Housing Day with funding for affordable housing initiatives in partnership with the Ottawa Community Foundation

05/10/21 Press Release

 Alterna Savings announces one of the first microsavings program in Canada aimed at financial resilience for small business entrepreneurs

10/09/21 Press Release

 Alterna Savings raises $55,000 for Candlelighters at Alterna’s Virtual Silent Auction

09/09/21 Press Release

 Alterna Savings to recognize National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Sept 30

11/08/21 Press Release

 Alterna Savings Members Awarded Seven Ontario Credit Union Foundation Grants

04/08/21 Press Release

 Alterna Savings board member, Richard Neville, honoured with appointment to Knight of the Order of St. John

09/06/21 Press Release

 Alterna wins 15 Customer Excellence Awards from Greater Toronto Contact Centre Association

03/06/21 Press Release

 Minister Ng announces the launch of the Black Entrepreneurship Loan Fund

19/05/21 Press Release

 Alterna supports women students at Ryerson University motivated to make social change

23/04/21 Press Release

 Alterna Savings and Central 1 announce the 2021 Gary Gillam Award Recipients

22/04/21 Press Release

 Alterna Savings supports social innovation at Carleton University

14/04/21 Press Release

Alterna Savings and Credit Union’s Resilience and 2020 Results

06/01/21 Press Release

Alterna extends partnership with CHFT and celebrates 25 years of working together to address Ontario's housing crisis

08/03/21 Press Release

Alterna Savings honours the contribution of its women leaders this International Women’s Day

23/02/21 Press Release

2021 Gary Gillam Award nominations now open

02/02/21 Press Release

Alterna Savings makes National Capital Region’s Top Employers list five years in a row

01/02/21 Press Release

Honouring Black Entrepreneurs and Families this Black History Month

04/01/21 Press Release

Member Savings Credit Union has merged with Alterna Savings

2020 Expand/Collapse

30/11/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings partners with Afro Caribbean Business Network Foundation to launch micro loan for Black entrepreneurs

18/11/20 Press Release

Member Savings Credit Union members vote overwhelmingly in favour of joining with Alterna Savings

03/11/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings welcomes three new branches in the GTA

28/10/20 Press Release

Celebrating a credit union champion of 47 years

21/10/20 Press Release

Member Savings Credit Union to join forces with Alterna Savings

20/10/20 Press Release

Alterna Introduces Relief and Response Grant for Non-Profit and Charitable Organizations

01/10/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings celebrates Small Business Month and encourages Ontarians to shop small and local

09/09/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings partners with the Government of Canada on the country’s first-ever Black Entrepreneurship Program

01/09/20 Press Release

Alterna Raises $120,000 for Candlelighters

20/08/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings Members Awarded Nine Ontario Credit Union Foundation Grants

28/07/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings Supports the Co-operative Housing Federation of Toronto Through Five Scholarships

13/07/20 Press Release

Alterna Supports Carleton U Students With Two Annual Scholarships

03/07/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings Collaborative NFP Loan Fund

03/05/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings Donates $50,000 Annually to Support Enactus

01/05/20 Press Release

Quinte First Credit Union has merged with Alterna Savings

30/04/20 Press Release

Dorothy Watson honoured with the Gary Gillam Award

23/04/20 Press Release

Alterna is dedicated to members and ready for headwinds with strong 2019 results

07/04/20 Press Release

Members Approve the Merger of Quinte First Credit Union and Alterna Savings and Credit Union

18/02/20 Press Release

Alterna Savings Named Title Sponsor of 2020 U23 Men’s Canadian Fast Pitch Championship

12/02/20 Press Release

Nominations are now open for the 24th Gary Gillam Awards for Social Responsibility (PDF)