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Desjardins has a long tradition of involvement with local youth. This is why Caisse Desjardins de Gentilly-Lévrard–Rivière du Chêne is so enthusiastic about the massive concerted effort being made by all Desjardins components toward youth outreach.
Young people from 13 to 25 years can win 1 of 40 scholarships totalling $40,000.
The Caisse supports young people in their studies by making an annual donation to Desjardins Foundation, which awards over $700,000 in student scholarships.
The Caisse takes part in the Young Intern Officer Program, which provides young members the opportunity to gain valuable experience and sit on the Board of Directors and the Board of Supervision.
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Thanks to the collaboration of your caisse, free 2-hour group workshops are offered by community partners or educational institutions of the region.
We take a dynamic approach that gets you involved. You'll interact through a variety of hands-on activities and exercises.
To learn more, go to the Carrefour jeunesse-emploi du comté de Nicolet-Yamaska et de la MRC de Bécancour site (in French only) - This link will open in a new window. or call 819-293-2592.
To help introduce children to sound savings habits at an early age, Caisse Desjardins Godefroy actively supports the educational school caisse services at the following schools: Harfang-des-Neiges, La Falaise, La Nacelle, Le Phare, La Source, Marie-Sophie and Oasis. A wide variety of content and games for kids and their parents are available on the school caisse site (in French only) - External link. This link will open in a new window..
The information provided here is for demonstration purposes only, and is not a substitute for professional advice.
Before making investment decisions, you are advised to speak with your caisse advisor or your account manager at a Desjardins Business centre.
The information contained in this section should in no way be considered as advice or a recommendation by Desjardins Securities Inc. or Disnat.