The Elliot Lake Relief Fund

(Elliot Lake, ON – June 25, 2012)- Northern Credit Union announced today it is setting up an Elliot Lake Relief Fund to help those affected by the collapse of the Algo Centre mall roof. The public is encouraged to contribute to the fund, which will be used to help community relief efforts.  
“This is a devastating event for everyone in the community of Elliot Lake and our thoughts are with them,” said Al Suraci, CEO of Northern Credit Union. “The mall is a major employer in Elliot Lake and many people and businesses will be affected for some time. It is at times like these that coming together in a cooperative effort can make an important difference.”
Northern Credit Union has contributed the first $5,000 to the Elliot Lake Relief Fund.  Public contributions are welcome at any Northern Credit Union branch. For a list of branch locations please visit
Serving 23 communities stretching along the Canadian Shield in northern and eastern Ontario, Northern Credit Union is a full-service, locally-operated financial institution offering personal and commercial banking and financial planning expertise to more than 50,000 member shareholders. For more information on Northern, please visit
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