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Why Support Associations?

Oikocredit Canada’s Support Associations are groups of volunteers whose members are engaged in promoting Oikocredit’s mission. Volunteer associations are part of a long-standing tradition in Oikocredit’s work. In addition to being active volunteers for Oikocredit, Support Associations are members of the Oikocredit International co-operative.

Oikocredit has two Support Associations in Canada – Oikocredit Canada and Oikocredit Canada Atlantic. Click on the regions to learn more about how you can get involved in your local Support Association.

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Oikocredit invests € 1 million in renewable energy company Inyenyeri

Oikocredit invests € 1 million in renewable energy company Inyenyeri

Inyenyeri photo 3.jpgMay 02 | 2018

Today Oikocredit and Inyenyeri announced the € 1 million loan investment at the Sustainable Energy for All Forum in Lisbon, Portugal.

Inyenyeri s a fuel-utility company providing clean and environmentally-friendly cooking solutions in Rwanda. Its work clearly aligns with Oikocredit’s commitment to invest in renewable energy projects benefiting local communities.  

Eric Reynolds, CEO at Inyenyeri, said: “The Inyenyeri Fuel+Stove system is the only clean cooking solution that works for all households, rural and urban. Our goal is to make sure every home has access to safe, clean, affordable cooking. We are very grateful to Oikocredit for their visionary support of this important work.”

Read the official press release

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Oikocredit Canada Support Association
c/o Centre for Social Innovation
192 Spadina Avenue (Suite 300)
Toronto ON M5T 2C2
workT: 1-647-546-2393