Oikocredit Canada’s Support Associations are groups of volunteers whose members are engaged in promoting Oikocredit’s mission. Volunteer associations are part of a long-standing tradition in Oikocredit’s work. In addition to being active volunteers for Oikocredit, Support Associations are members of the Oikocredit International co-operative.
Oikocredit has three Support Associations in Canada – Oikocredit Canada West, Oikocredit Canada Central and Oikocredit Canada Atlantic. Click on the regions to learn more about how you can get involved in your local Support Association.
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