Desjardins has a long tradition of involvement with local youth. This is why Caisse populaire Desjardins des Plaines boréales is so enthusiastic about the massive concerted effort being made by all Desjardins components toward youth outreach.
Your caisse is proud to support the following projects or organizations:
Youth service cooperatives
Student bursary program
Submit your application between March 1 and April 15, 2020, for a chance to win one of our scholarships. A total of $20,000 will be awarded.
To apply, go to desjardins.com/scholarships.
The Finance Lab (formerly the student caisse) is a mini financial cooperative that is part of an initiative to teach children about saving and sound personal financial management. The Finance Lab not only offers young people financial services but has the added feature of being managed by young people under the supervision of responsible adults from Caisse populaire Desjardins des Plaines boréales and Polyvalente de Normandin.
Finance Lab services have been available at Polyvalente de Normandin since November 14, 2019.
Caisse populaire Desjardins des Plaines boréales also contributes to the Desjardins Foundation, which awards over a half million dollars in scholarships each year.
To help introduce children to sound savings habits at an early age, Caisse populaire Desjardins des Plaines boréales actively supports the educational school caisse services at the following schools: Sainte-Marie de Normandin, Sainte-Lucie d'Albanel, Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes de Girardville, JeanXXIII de Saint-Thomas-Didyme and Saint-Lucien de Saint-Edmond-les-Plaines.
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.