Servus Credit Union announces major contribution to the Canalta Centre
Medicine Hat, AB (October 15, 2015) – SMG Canada, a global leader in venue management and the operator of the Canalta Centre, received a $100,000 sponsorship on behalf of Servus Credit Union. The announcement coincides with Credit Union Day and shows the financial institution’s commitment to the community of Medicine Hat.
“The Canalta Centre is pleased to partner with Servus Credit Union,” says Peter Jelinski, general manager of the Canalta Centre. Part of this major contribution – among other things - will give families in Medicine Hat the opportunity to enjoy the facility once a year and free of charge.”
Servus is also sponsoring free public skating to give community members a chance to get out and exercise and enjoy themselves. The annual Servus Family Free Skate will take place for the first time on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Canalta Centre.
“The Canalta Centre is already becoming an integral part of the Medicine Hat area, so we’re thrilled to be able to support this centre and our community,” said Garth Warner, president and CEO of Servus Credit Union. “This tremendous facility isn’t just a place to enjoy and be entertained, it can also generate significant economic activity in the region. Part of being a credit union is helping develop our communities and the people who live here, so this partnership is a perfect fit for us.”