Clearwater donates to fight hunger
Community Impact Story
Clearwater gives to the Montana Food Bank Network in response to the increased demand for food assistance due to COVID-19.Read more
A Thirst for Home
To commemorate our new name, Clearwater teamed up with Imagine Nation Brewing to raise awareness and money for the Missoula Home Coalition.Read more
A women’s leadership initiative
Every few weeks or so, a group of women gather for a Fireside Chat with a successful Montanan. Their goal: to learn more about what the path to leadership looks like.Read more
Expanding into Butte
Our membership and our geographic market are growing, and so, too, is our “bricks-and-mortar” footprint. In 2020, we will open our first branch in Butte, Montana.Read more
Helping Homeword help others
When the contract for a full city block on Cooley Street fell through, and the owner posted a “For Sale” sign on the property, Homeword jumped at the opportunity to do something to address Missoula’s affordable housing challenges. We were only too happy to support them.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
Owning their future
The affordable housing crisis prompts Clearwater to finance Kalispell ROC to provide security to mobile home owners.Read more