The Strathclair Credit Union Society Limited opened its doors in July 1944. On December 31st of that year the Strathclair Credit Union had 44 members, total assets of $1,573.00, a reserve of $10.50 and a total of six loan applications had been approved.


Now SCU has grown to over 2,800 members, totals assets of just over $90 million, and provides service to its members from 4 branch locations; Strathclair, Shoal Lake, Oakburn, and Newdale.

Historical Highlights

  • July 1944 – Opening of Strathclair Credit Union Society Limitedhist1
  • February 1964 – Grand opening of new building in Strathclair 
  • December 1966 – Shoal Lake Branch opens
  • January 1993 – Solsgirth Credit Union merged with SCU
  • 1993 – Construction of new Shoal Lake Branch
  • January 1998 – Amalgamation with Oakburn Credit Union
  • August 1998 – Grand opening of new building in Strathclair
  • December 2003 – Opening of Newdale Branch