In this months Alberta Co-op News , see the impact of ACCA's Youth Leadership Program, learn about a new Credit Union marketing campaign and catch the latest from our membership community.

In other news, ACCA staff may have had one too many pancakes during Stampede (!), but in moving to a new office ( details ) , we're pretty sure we burnt off those extra calories up and down the stairs!

For the Calgary folks - don't forget to join us tomorrow for our Co-op Cafe meet up
ACCA is proud to announce details and tickets for the 2018 Gathering of Alberta Co-operatives, taking place in rural Stony Plain, Alberta on October 17 & 18 .

With core themes of 'Grow. Share. Lead'; anyone at all levels within the co-operative and credit union sector are encouraged to attend, with Group ticketing available for the first time saving you $105!

For all the information, speaker announcements and blog updates, visit our new events website:
"It Was Quite Simply Transformative"
After 3 busy weeks, ACCA is wrapping up the largest co-operative Youth Leadership Program in Canada.

Our communications officer spent a day in Nordegg to speak to attendees and see first hand the impact we are making in educating tomorrows co-operative leaders.

CCUA announces free co-operative marketing program for Credit Unions, including digital assets, print files and more!

Visit using the password unbankyourself2018! to get started.

Attention future co-op leaders!

Interested in advancing your career? How about co-op advice to help you succeed and thrive within your sector? Canada's Emerging Co-operators (CMC) are a dynamic Co-operative and Mutuals Canada committee of young co-operators advocating for the engagement of youth.

CEC is seeking new members! If you or your colleagues are between 18–35, please consider applying by sending a short letter of interest t o
Community Round Up
Upcoming Events
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