The United Church of Canada (UCC) is one of more than 500 church-related members of Oikocredit International. Each of those members holds a financial investment in Oikocredit ranging from a few hundred dollars to millions of dollars. The UCC’s investment is about one million dollars (Canadian). Globally, Oikocredit holds more than one billion euros of investments which includes investments from church related member organizations as well as thousands of individuals mostly residing in western Europe.
The COVID-19 crisis has halted activities and slowed down the work of many organizations, including the work of Oikocredit.