About Us

Our Why

At Central 1, we power progress for credit unions to successfully enhance the well-being of all Canadians. 

Our Vision

To be Canadian credit unions' most valued and trusted partner.

Our Values: How we do it

Our values guide our partnerships with credit unions, within our communities and inside our organization.

We are:

Collaborative. We work with credit unions and each other to move forward together. 

Curious. We engage credit unions to understand their perspective and needs.

Courageous. We boldly move towards our strong vision; we take decisive action and persevere in the face of challenges and uncertainty. 

 Together, we are stronger.

We are a cooperative. We are Central 1.

Our Strategy: What we do

We work together to support strong, sustainable credit unions. We focus on the best interest of the network overall. We fuel credit unions with leadership through expertise, critical scale economies, and advocacy. We proactively seek creative solutions

2015-2017 Strategic Plan

            2017 Strategic Plan Update            

            2016 Annual Strategic Update