From Humble Beginnings



ISBN: :9781927502761
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From Humble Beginnings

A History of the Credit Union Movement On Prince Edward Island, 1936-2016

  Author:   D.Scott MacDonald    
  Publisher:  Acorn Press

D. Scott MacDonald’s new book From Humble Beginnings: A History of the Credit Union Movement on Prince Edward Island 1936-2016 traces the story of the credit unions on Prince Edward Island over the past eighty years. Telling the history through the seventy five different and unique credit unions that were incorporated up until the present day. Today there are seven credit unions still operating in the province, all owing their success to the humble beginnings and dedication of many pioneers of the movement. Filled with historical and present-day photos, this history chronicles the impact of credit unions on their community and the importance the movement had on the settlement of the Island.

Details and Specs
Item AC0142
PublisherAcorn Press
PublishedOctober 23 2017
Language eng
Pages 280
Format Paperback
Dimensions9(in) x 6(in)
D. Scott MacDonald,a native of Charlottetown, attended West Kent School, Queen Charlotte High and Prince of Wales College. His  early career was in banking and for the last 25 years he was an in-house accountant for various firms. Although recently retires, Scott is actively involved in Zion Presbyterian Church and the Seniors Active Living Centre. He lists his interests as golf, bridge as well as other card games, and woodworking. Scott wrote a history of Zion Presbyterian Church in 1997.  He is married to Cathy [nee Andrews and lives in Stratford.