Elevations Credit Union introduces new giving program: Local Change

A little giving back creates big local change!

BOULDER, CO (April 10, 2019) — Elevations Credit Union is pleased to announce a new program dedicated to giving back to the community: Elevations Local Change. This program allows members to give back to the community by donating funds that are rounded up on purchases they make on their debit cards. Funds from this program go to Elevations Foundation for local worthy causes.

“Elevations Local Change is an easy way for our members to show their support for our community,” stated Dennis Paul, Elevations Credit Union’s VP of Community Affairs. “Elevations Credit Union is proud to support the important work of Elevations Foundation through this initiative.”

Elevations Foundation is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization that provides scholarships to college-bound Colorado high school seniors and community grants to local non-profit organizations. Elevations Foundation has donated over $1.5 million in community resources since 2010. Members are encouraged to to find out more about the program and how to enroll.

This project received funding through a grant from the Mountain West Credit Union Foundation. The Mountain West Credit Union Foundation promotes leadership development and long-term success of credit unions in their communities.

About Elevations Credit Union

Elevations Credit Union empowers its members and the communities it serves along Colorado’s  Front Range with financial solutions and education. In addition to offering a broad portfolio of  consumer and business banking services, Elevations is the No. 1 credit union residential  mortgage lender in Colorado. Founded in 1952 as the U. of C. Federal Credit Union in Boulder,  the organization has grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to over 176,000  members, more than 580 local employees and over $3.4 billion in assets. Elevations became a  two-time recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2020 and first received the  award in 2014. The credit union also earns local awards along Colorado’s Front Range for Best  Bank, Best Mortgage Lender, and Best Customer Service. Elevations was also an inaugural  winner in Denver Business Journal’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards. Learn more at


Kathleen Martin
Content Specialist
Elevations Credit Union

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