Grand Opening DUCA Financial Services Credit Union Pickering
On March 31st, DUCA Financial Services Credit Union officially opened their new Pickering Branch. Among the dignitaries and special guests were Pickering Mayor Dave Ryan, Ward 1 Councillor Jennifer O’Connell and MPP Tracey MacCharles. DUCA’s board was represented by Chairman Ralph Kikkert and Marijke Kanters, Richard Senechal, Martin VanDenzen, Angela Pollard, Ted Brabers and Henry Buikema and John Metcalfe. Also in attendance were management and staff of DUCA and several members of the Pickering branch.
Jack Vanderkooy, President & CEO, summarized DUCA’s value proposition – great service without the charges, competitive interest rates and profit sharing. DUCA is rooted in the tradition of creating value for its members, in a cooperative spirit of people helping people. Jack presented Mayor Ryan with a gift and presented Event Manager Maureen Dowhaniuk of the Rouge Valley Health System Foundation with a cheque for $1,000.