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We welcome media inquiries and speaking engagements. Please contact First West's media relations team at the info below, or email

Josh Juhlke, Manager, Media Relations
TEL: 604-539-7360


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First West Annual Report 2016

First West Annual Report 2015

Facts at a glance

media releases

June 9, 2017

LANGLEY, B.C. (June 9, 2017) — First West Credit Union's David Kropp was recognized recently with a Canada-wide credit union industry award acknowledging leadership in business.

Kropp, who leads the communications and public relations team at First West, was one of five...

May 12, 2017

LANGLEY, B.C. (May 12, 2017) — Terry Enns, a lifetime resident of the Fraser Valley and long-time champion of the credit union industry, was inducted into the Canadian Credit Union Association’s (CCUA) National Hall of Fame this week in a ceremony in Halifax, Nova Scotia.


May 5, 2017

LANGLEY, B.C. (May 5, 2017) — First West Credit Union announced at its May 4 annual general meeting that new directors Jeff Dyck, Cathy McIntyre and Renee Wasylyk have been elected to the credit union’s board of directors, along with incumbents Mark Aston, Quentin...

April 6, 2017

LANGLEY, B.C. – Underpinned by its commitment to exceptional member service, First West Credit Union has reported exceptional deposit growth as part of its 2016 financial highlights.

The Langley-based financial co-operative grew deposits by $830 million last year. This...

March 27, 2017

7,100 net new members in 2016 brings seven-year total to more than 40,000

LANGLEY B.C. (March 27, 2017) — Remarkable experiences, deep community roots and a local banking alternative continue to drive British Columbians to First West Credit Union....