Island Savings a division of First West Credit Union

373 employees on Volinspire
  • Duncan, British Columbia
    V9L 1T7

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About us

A division of First West Credit Union, Island Savings offers innovative products, local decision making and an extensive branch network of 16 branches and 11 insurance offices to nearly 100,000 British Columbians on Vancouver Island, Pender Island and Salt Spring Island. A leading employer in the region Island Savings provides community investment with the Growing Island Families Together (GIFT) program, which supports child wellbeing initiatives on the islands.

What we believe in

Island Savings' Full Cupboard program raises food, funds & awareness for local food banks across the region. We're proud that in 2016, together with our employees and community partners, we raised $54,328. That's the equivalent of 162,984 meals for children and families in our communities.

Organizations we support

  • What people are saying about us

    It is great to see a Good Company, such as Island Savings, giving back to their local community. Local acts of kindness, volunteerism and donations help to make our country the amazing place that it is today. A big thanks to Island Savings for their contributions to building a stronger and more connected community.

    Our contributions in 2016

    $ 674,382

    Dollars donated

    5084 hours

    Volunteered

    $ 101680

    Monetary Equivalent of Volunteer Hours

    Causes we care about

    Arts & Culture
    Food & Nutrition
    Financial Literacy

    Top causes supported by employees

    • Animal Welfare
    • Health & Well-being
    • Food & Nutrition
    • Youth Development
    • Community and Economic Development

    Community events

    Events and positions that we host or support that you can volunteer for.

    Lake to Lake Full Cupboard Fundraising Team

    The Full Cupboard

    Shawnigan Lake to, Lake Cowichan
    Event, Sep 9th from 1 to 11pm
    Help raise funds for the Full Cupboard Food Bank partner of your choice!
    Food & Nutrition
    Health & Well-being
    Poverty
    Info
    Apply within 10d.

    News

    Stories of our community involvement