What makes a community? Investing in what matters, together.
Our reason for being isn’t driven by delivering quarterly profits to a select group of shareholders. As a co-operative, our business model is built on a foundation of creating impact. Together, we’re investing in what matters - our members and the communities we share.
Explore the impact you’re making, just by being a member.
Impact at a glance, over the past 10 years:
dedicated to building healthy communities
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How we enrich lives, together
Your deposits are put to work in the form of loans to your neighbours and local businesses, empowering a healthy, growing community.
Non Profit Grants
Dedicating close to $135,000 annually in support of the amazing work our non-profits and their volunteers are doing in the community.
From preparing students for their journey to hosting fraud awareness sessions to keep seniors safe, our volunteer facilitators are equipping this generation and the next with the skills to make life changing financial decisions.
Proudly supporting continuing education through $5,000 in annual high school bursaries, in addition to the Credit Unions of BC Bursary program and the Canadian Federation of University Women Bursary.
With our free Pay it Local Mobile App, we support our business members with opportunities to promote their business while encouraging Coast shoppers to buy and save locally.
Impact - Equity Investing
We are part owner of Rhiza Capital, an impact investment group of funds, dedicated to Canadian social ventures that have the intention to generate a measurable, beneficial social or environmental impact alongside a financial return.
Impact - Guaranteed Investing
Our Impactful Term Deposit is a flexible and guaranteed way to invest for both a financial and social return.
From solar panels to rainwater catchment systems, we help members outfit their homes with environmentally friendly improvements at a lower loan rate.
Volunteering for Impact
SCCU employees volunteer time to areas that are important to the well-being of our communities, like affordable housing, childcare and economic health.
We don’t just serve our community; we’re part of it! Connect with us at an upcoming event to see what's new and for a chance to win.