Westminster Savings Credit Union

Westminster Savings Credit Union

November 03, 2008 13:34 ET

Westminster Savings Credit Union: Get an Early Start on Your Christmas Shopping at the Maple Ridge Community Involvement Team Craft Fair

NEW WESTMINSTER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 3, 2008) - The 16th Annual Maple Ridge Community Involvement Team (CIT) Craft Fair, hosted by Westminster Savings Credit Union will feature local crafters selling a variety of items including homemade jams, handbags, handmade jewelry, Christmas decorations, greeting cards, flower arrangements and much more. All proceeds from this event will go to the Christmas Hamper Society, Friends in Need Food Bank and Cythera House.

Date: Saturday, November 8th, 2008

Time: 10 am - 4 pm

Location: Ridge Meadows Senior Activity Centre, located at 12150 - 224th Street, Maple Ridge

Admission: Free, however donations of non-perishable food will gladly be accepted and donated to the Friends in Need Food Bank.

For more information about this event call 604-517-0100 and ask to speak to Lynda Catton.

Since 1992, Westminster Savings Credit Union's Maple Ridge employees have been raising funds to support non-profit organizations in the Ridge Meadows community. "It's incredibly rewarding to know that we are raising money for those in need, especially during this time of year," says Lynda Catton, staff volunteer. "The best part is that the money will go to charities located right in our area." The direct involvement of staff in such fundraising activities is a large part of Westminster Savings' commitment to helping our communities grow and prosper.

Westminster Savings Credit Union has more than $1.67 billion in assets, its own charitable foundation, and provides a full range of banking, commercial and wealth management products and services. Its employees serve more than 50,000 members through 11 retail branches in Lower Mainland communities. WS Leasing Ltd. and Mercado Capital Corporation, the credit union's wholly-owned leasing subsidiaries, provide services throughout B.C., Western Canada, and Ontario.

Contact Information

  • Westminster Savings Credit Union
    Nicole Eich
    Community Relations/Foundation Officer
    (604) 528-3824
    Email: neich@wscu.com
    Website: www.wscu.com