Employees Donate over $3,000 in the “Spirit of Giving” this Holiday Season.

Kitchener, ON – From November 29 to December 3, 2021, ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union staff
members were proud to once again take part in the “Spirit of Giving” campaign by donating over $3,000
to various community groups in Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge.

Through this annual charitable initiative, ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union staff members were
each provided $100 to donate to a community group, organization or event that is important to them and
helps make a difference in the community.

This year, ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union staff members supported over 20 organizations in our
community, including:

• Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington
• Calvary Pentecostal
• Cambridge Memorial Hospital
• Canadian National Institute for the Blind
• Cystic Fibrosis Canada – Kitchener-
Waterloo District Chapter
• Family and Children Foundation
• Food Bank of Waterloo Region
• Food 4 Kids Waterloo Region
• Haven House
• House of Friendship
• Kids Ability
• KW Counselling Services Inc.
• KW Sertoma Club
• McMaster Children’s Hospital
• Ontario Christian Gleaners
• The Salvation Army
• The Working Centre
• Waterloo Region Suicide Prevention

To view photos and stories from the “Spirit of Giving” campaign, please visit ECU – A Division of WFCU
Credit Union on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

To learn more about ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union and its community initiatives, please visit

For more information, please contact:
Beth Ann Prince
Manager, Member Engagement & Community Investment
WFCU Credit Union

About ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union:
ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union is a member-operated financial co-operative. We provide full
financial services, including a comprehensive Wealth Management program, to members who share the
principles of democratic ownership. Our primary focus is our members – not profits. That’s why we strive
to provide lower or no service charges, higher investment rates, competitive loan rates, and innovative
financial products and services. True to our commitment to our members and community, on October 1,
2020, Education Credit Union (ECU) joined its operations with WFCU Credit Union, becoming ECU – A
Division of WFCU Credit Union, expanding service offerings to anyone living or working in the Kitchener,
Waterloo and Cambridge region, and providing members with increased access to a wider range of
market-leading banking options to further assist them with their financial goals. For more information, visit

About WFCU Credit Union:
Based in Windsor and Essex County, WFCU Credit Union has been recognized as a leading, progressive
financial institution since 1940. Proudly serving Ontario residents, community organizations, small
businesses, commercial entities and public institutions for over 80 years, WFCU Credit Union is the sixth
largest credit union in Ontario, and twentieth largest credit union in Canada. WFCU Credit Union operates
nine retail locations in Windsor-Essex, as well as three retail locations in the Waterloo Region through ECU
– A Division of WFCU Credit Union, and one digital entity, Omnia Direct. Through their various service
channels, including online and mobile banking, telephone banking and ATM services, WFCU Credit Union
and its divisions have become the financial institutions of choice for 58,163 members across Ontario,
including 53,767 personal members in 25,249 households, 3,053 businesses and 1,343 organizations.
Currently, WFCU Credit Union has $6.83 billion in Managed Assets and Member Service Totals of $9.3
billion. WFCU Credit Union membership is open to anyone who lives and/or works in Ontario. For more
information, please visit wfcu.ca.

December 2021