Find out who we’re helping - and how.
Duke of Cambridge honours young people at 2018 Centrepoint Awards
HRH The Duke of Cambridge celebrated the achievements of homeless young people at The Centrepoint Awards at Kensington Palace on Thursday 8 February 2018.
Now in its third year, The 2018 Centrepoint Awards was supported by Northern Credit Unions.
Sponsors of Centrepoint’s Manchester Sleep Out 2017
Centrepoint’s Manchester Sleep Out on Thursday 19 October will see hundreds of people, including over 90 of our colleagues, swap their beds for sleeping bags to raise funds to tackle youth homelessness. #SleepOutMCR
We are sponsoring the Sleep Out, which is part of a national fundraising event across the UK throughout October and November. Funds raised will support Centrepoint’s work with around 2,000 young people each year in Greater Manchester.
Make money and make a difference with Good Money Week
Good Money Week (8-14 October) sponsored by Northern Credit Unions, brings together people from all walks of life and levels of income, financial advisers, charities, faith communities, student groups and financial institutions to help grow and raise awareness of the benefits of sustainable and ethical investment and finance.
25 years of making a difference
At Northern Credit Unions, we have always been driven by something different: an ethical approach to banking. It's why we were the first UK high street bank to introduce a customer-led Ethical Policy - a policy that's been shaped by over 320,000 customer responses since 1992.
Giving back to our community customers
Our Community Donation Fund helps charities and community groups that bank with us, like Stitches in Time, to fund vital projects.
Helping children improve their confidence
Andrew Stavordale, one of our IT Project Managers, wanted to help school children feel more confident with numbers and their mental arithmetic skills. So he did something about it.
99% of our electricity comes from renewable energy sources
In 2016, we sourced the vast majority of our electricity from renewable sources. Find out how we did this, and about our history of tackling climate change.
We’ve offset over 100,000 tonnes of carbon
We go ‘beyond carbon neutral.’ Working with sustainable development experts ClimateCare, we offset whatever carbon we emit, plus 10% to tackle historic issues too. Though this, we support a diverse range of projects in Kenya, Ghana, Uganda and Cambodia.