MEMBERS PAY IT FORWARD
Let your $25 credit union membership lift up our community.
We've simplified membership at Elevations. If you’re a current member, you no longer need a minimum balance of $25 in your Membership Savings Account. You’ll see that money now available in your savings account. Consider donating this $25 (or more!) to Elevations Foundation through our Members Pay It Forward program by May 30.
How to donate: Use our donation form to contribute by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT), debit card or credit card.
VICTIMS’ ASSISTANCE FUND
Together, we raised over $709,000 for victims’ families.
Thank you to our members and community for your amazing generosity following the March 22 tragedy in Boulder. You donated $509,224, and Elevations Foundation and Elevations Credit Union matched $200,000. That means we will be distributing $709,224 total to the 10 families who lost loved ones in the tragedy. We’re working closely with the Colorado Organization for Victim Assistance (COVA) to ensure that 100% of the funds are distributed quickly and equally.Our community is at the heart of our credit union. We’re deeply grateful for the tremendous outpouring of support for those in times of need — thank you.
Elevations Foundation has provided over $2.67 million since 2010.
Scholarship funds awarded to local students for higher education
Community grants provided to local nonprofit organizations
Emergency assistance for victims of violence, flood victims, wildfire victims and community organizations
Scholarships for worthy students.
Elevations Foundation is proud to support numerous scholarship initiatives for local graduating high school seniors in their pursuit of higher education. All Elevations Foundation scholarship recipients have a proven track record in academics and community engagement, but most importantly they have a financial need. This is a primary focus area of the Foundation that will continue in perpetuity. Our online application will be available from Jan. 1 to March 1.
Supporting local nonprofits every year.
Elevations Foundation supports our Colorado communities by providing grants to area nonprofit organizations. Community grants are awarded annually to local nonprofits working in the areas of mental health and early childhood development.
In your corner in times of need.
When disasters strike credit union communities near or far, Elevations Foundation is there to help. Partnering with the National Credit Union Foundation’s CUAID program, we turn to our community to donate to relief efforts in times of need. For example, following the 2013 Colorado floods, Elevations Foundation was able to raise and provide over $430,000 to local relief efforts.
“With our grant, we were able to purchase books for children whose families cannot afford them so their parents can read aloud to them." - Stevie Benkendorf of Read Aloud Loveland, an Elevations Foundation Community Grantee
Board of Directors
On a mission to create opportunities for a better community.
The Elevations Foundation Board of Directors are volunteers who guide efforts around community grants, scholarships for higher education and issues our communities face each day.
The latest from Elevations Foundation.
Want to learn more about the important work of Elevations Foundation? Visit our blog to read our latest Elevations Foundation Grantee Profiles, plus catch up on other Foundation news.
Elevations Local Change
A little giving back creates big Local Change.
As an Elevations Credit Union member, you can opt in to the Elevations Local Change program and automatically donate the change from your debit card purchases to the Elevations Foundation.