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Four students received DCSLL Scholarships for 2016

Scholarship Recipients

The Dominica Co-operative Societies League began its scholarship programme in 1986. One scholarship was awarded to a student based on merit. This scholarship was named after a credit union pioneer, Mr. Joffrey Robinson. To date, the league has awarded (30) full...

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Eulogy of Mr. Kenneth A. Richards

Mr. Kenneth A. Richards

Mr. Kenneth A. Richards became active in the Credit Union movement when he was first elected to the Supervisory Committee of the St. Alphonsus Credit Union in 1956. In 1958 he was elected to serve on the Board of Directors and was appointed treasurer. During that...

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3rd Credit Union Youth Summit in Dominica

3rd Youth Summit

It is my distinct pleasure to welcome everyone to our 3rd Credit Union Youth Summit, under the Theme, “Volunteerism the Way to Go”. It is a well researched position that greater developmental progress is made when persons work co-operatively.  It is in this regard...

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2015 scholarship programme

DCSLL ED and Awardee

The Dominica co-operative Societies League began its scholarship programme in 1986, and currently awards two scholarships annually. One scholarship based on merit and named after the credit Union pioneer Mr. Joffre Robinson, was started in 1986. To date the league has...

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DCSLL hosts Credit Union Youth Summit 2015

The second annual Credit Union Youth summit got on the way from the evening of April 9 to 11, 2015 at the Holy Redeemer Retreat House, with  twenty-nine (29) young people from various high schools, Credit Union Junior staff and Credit Union Youth Arms. A Youth Summit...

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1st OECS Credit Union Youth Summit

OECS Youth

At the 10th OECS Summit which was held in Dominica in 2011, there was the first ever Youth forum which was viewed as an excellent gesture and it was felt that this should continue.  In light of this we are seeking to bring all our young and upcoming cooperators to...

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11th OECS Credit Union Summit in St. Kitts

The 11th OECS Credit Union Summit will be held in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis under the Theme: “Innovation-Co-operation-Integration: Strategies for a Successful Co-operative Movement”. This year’s summit will be held from August 21st – August 25 and...

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Two more added to the League’s Scholarship Program

The League on Wednesday added two more students to its scholarship program which commenced in 1986. Makayla Emilia Bedneau of the Salisbury Primary School, who placed 5th in this year’s Grade Six National Assessment, was awarded the Joffre Robinson Scholarship based...

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EULOGY: Life of Germaine Victorine Jno. Phillip

Germaine Jno.Phillip nee Victorine

Germaine Jno.Phillip nee Victorine was born in the Hamlet of Hagley Grand Bay on 28th January, 1970 the last born daughter of parents Nemrod and Julien Victorine. She attended the Grand Bay Primary School and then went on to the Wesley High School where she graduated...

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Anti-Money Laundering Training 2013

Money Laundering

Over one hundred and thirty six (136) staff and volunteers of Credit Unions around the island will participate in a three day workshop on Anti-Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing.  The sessions were jointly facilitated by the Financial Intelligence Unit and the...

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