Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge
Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge

Vancity – Royal Oak Community Branch

Vancity – Royal Oak Community Branch
6632 Royal Oak Avenue
Burnaby, BC  V5H 3P6

604-877-2590 | jennifer_pecknold@vancity.com

Our Pledge:

  • Branch committed to all of Vancity’s environmental initiatives which include in-branch battery recycling for Members and Employees.
  • Making use of electronic means of communication, rather than paper based note taking.
  • Implemented composting program – 2012.
  • Lights turned off in offices when not in use.
  • Printing restricted to only necessary documentation.

Past/Ongoing Actions:

  • 2008 – First North American Financial Institution to achieve carbon neutrality.
  • Removed all bottled water from branches.
  • Created Enviro Fund from Visa proceeds.
  • Activley promotes alternative forms of transportation for employees; e.g. Transit passes.
  • Extensive recylcing program in place across the organization.
  • Almost 100% of used furniture donated to charities.

Vancity – Royal Oak Community Branch