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20 Mar

$75,453 bound for Island Communities

Established in 2015, the Island Savings Community Endowment was created by Island Savings with a $2 million donation to the First West Foundation as a lasting legacy for the communities served by Island Savings.

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11 Jan

A look back at the AFP Fraser Valley Summit - Great Things!

The First West Credit Union Leaders Fund was pleased to partner with the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) – Fraser Valley Chapter in 2017 as they brought the Fraser Valley Summit: Greater Things! to the Fraser Valley. 

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04 Oct

Valley First injects more than $108,000 into local communities

Valley First established a charitable endowment with the First West Foundation in 2010 to generate ongoing community funding in the Valley First region.

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04 Oct

Enderby & District Financial injects more than $29,000 into the local community

Created as a legacy gift in 2013, Enderby & District Financial established a charitable endowment with the First West Foundation to generate ongoing funding in support of the community of Enderby and area F of the North Okangan Regional District.

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