Banking can be responsive to community needs.
When Kathryn learned her school couldn’t offer federally subsidized loans, they pointed her to Clearwater. Within days, we secured the finances she needed.Read more
Banking can be empowering.
We’re proud to be working with Nicky to support more women leaders as they build inclusive organizations, starting with ours.Read more
Banking can build a brighter, more sustainable future.
Nathan and Ann visited us for a home energy loan because, like us, they believe in living sustainably—and powering a brighter tomorrow here in Montana.Read more
Banking can strengthen local economies.
When Sean told us about his goal, a zero-waste Missoula by 2050, we were there with a small business loan—and our business.Read more
How hard times became the right time
As Montana developers withdrew during the recession, Clearwater ventured into uncharted waters to keep the dream of affordable housing alive in Ravalli County.Read more
Alternative Education Loans
Clearwater works with non-traditional education programs to provide funding options for students.Read more
Owning their future
The affordable housing crisis prompts Clearwater to finance Kalispell ROC to provide security to mobile home owners.Read more
Feeding the mind and the body
Community Impact Story
University students open a campus food pantry to debunk the myth that being broke and hungry is a normal rite of passage while attending school.Read more
Building a Sustainable Community
Clearwater and Missoula College provide a hands-on learning opportunity for students to use sustainable building technology.Read more
A helping hand for furloughed workers
Missoula International Airport and Clearwater join forces to help furloughed TSA employees.Read more