Elevations Credit Union donates 920 pairs of glasses to Lions Clubs International

BOULDER, CO (August 17, 2016) — Elevations Credit Union donated 920 pairs of glasses and $1,000 to the Louisville Chapter of Lions Clubs International, the world’s largest service club organization. Used eyeglasses, reading glasses, sunglasses and funds were collected at each of Elevations’ 11 branches along the Front Range of Colorado during the month of May. Every pair of glasses received was matched with a cash donation from Elevations to Lions Clubs International. The glasses will be distributed throughout the world to needy individuals. Learn more at


Louisville Lions Club members receive a $1,000 donation from Elevations Credit Union as part of an eyeglass donation drive at the credit union’s branches. Pictured left to right: Cathy Douglas, Katie Taylor, Norm Taylor, Elevations Credit Union’s VP of Business & Community Development Dennis Paul, Gary Mayer, Paul Meisel, and Bruce Douglas.

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


Jordan Jackson
Fitzgerald Petersen Comm.

More News