Rainbow volunteers given credit

17:23 07 July 2014

Rainbow credit union volunteers

Rainbow credit union volunteers


Volunteers at the Wisbech Rainbow Savers have received recognition for the work they have put in for the past year.

A spokesman said: “It gave the volunteers a chance to chat and hear more about the success of the Wisbech Oasis and Rosmini collection points brought about by their dedication and sheer hard work.”

Wisbech Rainbow Savers is a cooperative, run by members for their members. It offers safe savings accounts, small loans, and free life assurance to members of Wisbech and the surrounding area.

Wisbech Savers is the newest branch of the Rainbow Saver Anglia credit union and encourages people to use local branches of loans or financial support, rather than more widely known companies that people often turn to.

After celebrating its first birthday, the local company, which provides financial aid and support, held a thankyou event at the Boat House Wisbech, inviting all of the volunteers who have had an input into the company in the past year to enjoy an afternoon tea party and a presentation from Sally Chicken.

The volunteers were then all presented with a certificate of recognition for their hard work over the past year.

To find out more information about the Wisbech Rainbow Savers, you can visit the Oasis centre every Monday or the Rosmini Centre every Tuesday, both from 2-4pm.


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Wisbech Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Wisbech Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Wisbech Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Saturday, November 28, 2015
Elliott Johnson, who committed suicide in September.

Grant Shapps has dramatically quit the government after admitting he should have done more to deal with claims of bullying in the Tories’ youth wing.

Yesterday, 00:24
Norwood Road, March, aftermarth

The leader of Cambridgeshire County Council attacked a fellow March councillor accusing her of an attempt to “rewrite history” over road safety measures on the road where a Mercedes overturned and crashed.

Saturday, November 28, 2015
MP Steve Barclay visits Meadowgate School, Wisbech

Fenland MP Steve Barclay has paid a visit to the Meadowgate School in Wisbech to see the work the special school is doing to develop vocational courses for pupils.

Saturday, November 28, 2015

March Lions Club, and the Rotary Club of March are working together for the benefit of charities serving the town and surrounding area, by taking Santa on a tour of the streets of March.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition