The essential working rule of AGRICOLA credit union is democratic ownership: every member has at least one share and one vote in the decision-making process. All members, as a result, are equal owners, regardless of the number of shares they hold individually or the size of their respective deposits in the credit union. Members have the right to seek election to the board of directors as well as credit and supervisory committees.
Elections generally take place at the Agricola credit union’s annual meeting. This important meeting is usually held in March of every year.
This forum provides an opportunity for the board of directors to report to members on the activities of the credit union over the past year serves as a forum for discussing matters of concern to members gives members the opportunity to vote on policy decisions and any anticipated amendments to the byelaws of our credit union