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Meridian's Commitment To Communities

Meridian exists to help lives grow. One of the ways we help lives grow is through Meridian’s Commitment to Communities. We uphold this commitment to support our local communities across Ontario, where we can all build better, more prosperous lives.

As part of this commitment, we invest a minimum of 4% of pre-tax earnings in initiatives that benefit
Ontario’s communities.

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Defend fiercely, spend wisely and – above all – Save the Camp!

Financial literacy is a critical skill, yet 80% of young Canadians are not confident in their financial knowledge. We partnered with The Learning Partnership to develop an innovative solution: a game-based learning app available on the App Store & Google Play store!

It’s designed for teens in grades 7 to 10, yet fun for all ages – teacher-tested and player-approved. Save the Camp! is a tower defence game where success depends on how well you save your money. You’ll have to control the camp’s finances and build the right defences in the right spots as hordes of rival campers descend on Camp Fortune to steal your flag. Oh, and if they get it? You’re done. Good Luck.

Play today at www.SavetheCamp.ca.

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Improving Financial Literacy

Meridian has developed a variety of initiatives and programs to improve the financial literacy of Canadians.

Our partnership with SmartSAVER, bizsmarts.ca, Futurpreneur CanadaOwners Wanted and Action Entrepreneurship have given our Members the tools and assistance they need to help them better manage their money and grow their lives.



 

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Engaging our Employees

Meridian matches employee donations, fundraising efforts and volunteer hours to help support our employees as they help the community and charities that they are passionate about.







 

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Investing in our Communities

Meridian is committed to investing in our communities. By encouraging our employees’ investments of time and skills, paired with financial resources, our Good Neighbour Program supports organizations, activities and events that make our local communities strong. Through the Meridian’s Commitment to Communities Sean Jackson Scholarship, we are committed to investing in the leaders of tomorrow.

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Supporting a Strong Co-operative Sector

We are actively involved in building a strong co-operative sector in Ontario and across Canada by increasing the awareness and understanding of the advantages of co-operative businesses.






 

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Contributing to a Healthier Environment

As responsible members of our community, we are obligated to help care for it by assessing and minimizing our company’s environmental impact. We are benchmarking our use of energy and materials, and implementing initiatives to improve efficiency and reduce waste. This is an ongoing process, and one that will contribute to healthier communities.

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If you have any questions about Meridian’s Commitment to Communities and our community investment initiatives, please contact:
community@meridiancu.ca.