was initially registered in 1988 as the Birmingham Council Employees Credit Union, to provide easily accessible savings and borrowing facilities to its staff. From May 2003, provided ethical and affordable financial services to all those
who live or work in Birmingham. Citysave provides savings and loans to over 10,000 members from the wider community. The organisation now has an asset base of almost £7m and is the largest community-based Credit Union operating in the Midlands
area. Partnering employers include the Birmingham City Council, NHS, Service Birmingham, Capita, Amey plc, Mitie, Aston University, Trident Reach and Aquarius. Because of all the hard work and determination, Citysave has won an award for excellence
in active partnerships at the national Credit Union awards in 2012. In 2018 the credit union has moved to a new home in Colmore Gate in Birmingham city centre and will begin to modernise the service delivery Making Citysave accessible to a wider
range of members.