Elevations Credit Union donates $1,500 through “Community Egg Lending” campaign

BOULDER, CO (December 13, 2016)Elevations Credit Union gave back a total of $1,500 to local nonprofits as part of the “Community Egg Lending” social media campaign, which celebrated localism and the credit union difference. Community members were asked to vote for their favorite local food service organization in an online app, including Boulder Food Rescue, Community Food Share in Boulder/Broomfield and House of Neighborly Service in Loveland.

Participants were entered to win one of two $500 prizes to host their own Friendsgiving party for the holidays. The app also featured Elevations’ “Community Egg Lending” video, which captures the credit union’s spirit of localism and features its employees and which received more than 100,000 views on Facebook and YouTube. Congratulations to winners Alena Grabowski of Nederland and Tom Zwahlen of Fort Collins, who each received $500 towards a Friendsgiving.


Elevations Credit Union celebrated the communities it serves with $1,500 in donations to local community organizations through an online contest.


Winner Alena Grabowski of Nederland


Winner Tom Zwahlen of Fort Collins, with his daughter

About Elevations Credit Union

Elevations Credit Union is a member-owned not-for-profit financial institution serving Colorado’s Front Range. Elevations provides a broad portfolio of financial products and services including checking and savings accounts, mortgage loans, credit cards, auto loans, home equity loans, student loans, business banking, commercial loans and financial planning. Founded in 1953 as the U of C Federal Credit Union in Boulder, Elevations has grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to an institution with more than 130,000 members that manages more than $2 billion in assets and is the No. 1 credit union mortgage lender in Colorado. In 2014, Elevations earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. In 2015 and 2016, Elevations was named one of the Best Companies to Work for in ColoradoTM in the large company category. Readers of local newspapers name Elevations “Best Bank/Financial Institution,” “Best Mortgage Lender” and “Best Customer Service” year after year. To learn more, visit


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