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November 7, 2019

Clearwater Credit Union Donation to Spark Giving for Veteran Student Scholarships

MISSOULA – Veteran students attending the University of Montana could benefit from a recent Clearwater Credit Union gift. The local financial institution donated $10,000 to UM’s Veterans Scholarship Fund, which helps ensure student success by reducing financial barriers and improving veteran access to higher education at UM. Clearwater Credit Union’s gift honors all military veterans — including the nearly 100,000 … Continue reading

Photo of three men standing with a donation check of $10,000 at the University of Montana.
October 28, 2019

PCAF North America Methodology Virtual Launch

Clearwater Credit Union is proud to be 1 of 56 global financial institutions to participate in the PCAF North America methodology launch, happening today, October 28, 2019, at 3:00 PM EDT. What is PCAF The Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF) – is a global, industry-led partnership to facilitate transparency and accountability of the financial sector to take meaningful action … Continue reading

PCAF - Map Image of North America
October 15, 2019

Celebrate International Credit Union Day

Clearwater Credit Union – Local Service. Global Reach. On October 17, 2019, Clearwater Credit Union will join with 56,000 credit unions around the world in celebration of International Credit Union (ICU) Day®. There are 200+ million credit union members around the world—more than 100 million in the U.S. alone—and Clearwater Credit Union joins them in celebration of the not-for-profit cooperative … Continue reading

Local Service. Global Reach. International Credit Union Day 2019.
September 9, 2019

Join the Clearwater Supervisory Committee

Are you a Clearwater member? Interested in serving on a volunteer committee? Up for overseeing important aspects of Clearwater operations? The Supervisory Committee is made up of five volunteer Clearwater Credit Union members. These members are responsible for overseeing the annual financial statement audit and verifying adequate internal controls are in place to protect member assets. We are looking for … Continue reading

glass fronted credit union building
June 20, 2019

On Sept. 3, we’re changing our name, not our values.

As we’ve grown to reach more communities outside Missoula, we’ve had to ask ourselves whether the name Clearwater Credit Union, a name that has served us well for sixty-three years, will continue to serve us in these different communities. We took our time with this question, spending a year and a half considering this change and involving our members, our … Continue reading

Photo of the 2019 Annual Meeting at The Wilma, with the new Clearwater Credit Union logo and board members.
May 7, 2019

2019 Scholarship Winners

A big congratulations to our 2019 Clearwater Credit Union Scholarship winners! $2,000 William “Lefty” Campbell Memorial Scholarship Winner Kate Lindsay – Sentinel High School $1,000 Scholarship Winners Oliver Chinn – Sentinel High School Gabrielle Smart – Hellgate High School Emma Daniel – Loyola Sacred Heart High School Katherine Rolle – Big Sky High School Julia Roemer – Hellgate High School … Continue reading

A group of graduates throwing graduation caps in the air
April 26, 2019

MFCU & UM Partner on Women’s Leadership Initiative

In keeping with the University of Montana’s commitment to building a safe and empowering campus and one that accelerates women’s careers of impact, President Seth Bodnar announced the relaunch of the Women’s Leadership Initiative for the 2019-20 academic year. This relaunch will be supported financially by private donor support, featuring a new partnership with the Clearwater Credit Union. Initially launched … Continue reading

Logo with Mountains and sunrise with words Women's Leadership Initiative, University of Montana.
April 9, 2019

Brooks Street Drive-Thru Construction

We’re remodeling the drive-thru! You may have noticed some construction activity around our Brooks Street location. We are making improvements to the drive-thru building in order to better serve our members. We will not be making significant changes to our main building, which was built in 2009. Some of the improvements include adding access from Dore Lane, more parking, new … Continue reading

Construction cones with hard hat sitting on top. Construction equipment in background.
March 22, 2019

2019 Board of Directors Elections

Each member of the Clearwater Credit Union (MFCU) Board of Directors serves a 3-year term. Each year the Nominating Committee nominates candidates to fill expiring terms or vacant positions. Board of Directors incumbent Martha Newell, along with new nominee, Geoff Gilbert, have been nominated for the two three-year posts open for election this year. Following the MFCU bylaws, since there … Continue reading

Photo of Clearwater 2018 Board Chair Carl Rummel addressing the crowd at the 2018 Annual Member Meeting at Caras Park, Missoula MT.
March 22, 2019

Save the Date!

Important: Please note that the Annual Member Meeting will be held at The Wilma this year, with the Member Celebration after at Caras Park.   2019 Annual Member Meeting The Member Meeting is a closed business meeting for members only. Check-in required. When: June 18th, 2019 at 5:30 pm Where: The Wilma, Missoula, MT   Member Celebration The Member Celebration will … Continue reading

Crowd of people at Caras Park in Missoula, MT.