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November 23, 2022

Together we can make the holidays bright for local families!

Experience the joy of giving when you join Clearwater in supporting local holiday giving programs that help area families. This year’s holiday giving will support; Mountain of Giving in Missoula and Stevensville, Mining City Christmas in Butte, and Opportunities Inc. in Great Falls.   Mountain of Giving in Missoula & Stevensville Now through December 16 Please join us in fulfilling … Continue reading

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November 14, 2022

International Fraud Awareness Week 2022

Learn how to protect your financial future during International Fraud Awareness Week. Financial fraud has surged in 2022 – proving that scammers are more motivated than ever to try and trick people out of their money. Many financial scams aim to exploit consumer trust, pressure victims to act immediately by preying on fears or manipulating their hopes. Knowing about these … Continue reading

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November 3, 2022

Annual Can the Cats Food Drive, uses friendly rivalry to help stock local food pantry shelves.

Together, let’s fight food insecurity in our communities during the 23rd Annual Can the Cats Canned Food Drive. Can the Cats is a friendly, off-field food drive competition between the UM/Missoula and MSU/Bozeman communities to see who can raise the most food and funds over the two-weeks leading up to the Griz-Cats football game. This November 5-19, we’ll collect non-perishable … Continue reading

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October 19, 2022

Make a Difference on International Credit Union Day!

Together, we make a difference! Banking with Clearwater means every deposit, loan, or card swipe you make empowers us to make a difference in our community. On this International Credit Union Day, we’re celebrating the difference we make together by donating a total of $10,000 to local, non-profit organizations. That’s where we’d appreciate your help. Grab a ticket and cast … Continue reading

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September 16, 2022

Our hours are changing

Starting October 1st, we’re expanding ITM and Branch Lobby hours to serve you better. SATURDAY ITM/VIDEO TELLER HOURS will be 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Brooks St Branch: Drive-Thru ITMs (all 4 lanes) Butte Branch: Walk-Up ITM Downtown Branch: Walk-Up ITM Great Falls Branch: Walk-Up ITM Russell St Branch: Drive-Thru ITM (Lane 1 Only) All other Drive-Thru Lanes will now … Continue reading

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July 28, 2022

Clearwater to Build New Branch in Uptown Butte as Growth Continues

Butte, MT – Encouraged by steady growth, Clearwater Credit Union (Clearwater) is excited to announce plans to expand by developing a new branch in Uptown Butte in the vacant Wells Fargo building located at 200 N. Main St. Clearwater’s new branch will be at the corner of Main and Granite – close to its existing branch, but more visible to … Continue reading

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July 14, 2022

Best of Missoula 2022

Thank you, Missoula! We are thrilled to announce that Clearwater Credit Union has been voted Missoula’s 2022;  #1 Best Bank/Credit Union for 22 years in a row.  #3 Best Green Business  Established in 1956, Clearwater is a member-owned, values-based banking cooperative whose mission is to be a force for good in banking, in the communities we serve, and in the … Continue reading

May 17, 2022

2022 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations! Clearwater Credit Union is proud to announce the winners of 2022 Clearwater Credit Union scholarships. We recognize these students for their academic excellence and community involvement. We’re excited to see all that these young members accomplish in the future. $2,000 William “Lefty” Campbell Memorial Scholarship Winner Riley Crews – Sentinel High School $1,000 Clearwater Scholarship Winners Addison Nordhaug – … Continue reading

Photos of the 2022 Clearwater Scholarship Winners
April 28, 2022

Missoula Gives & Bitterroot Gives 2022

Have you dreamed of making an impact? Of course, we all have. And now we have a chance to be a part of Missoula and Ravalli Counties’ day of giving – an opportunity to be a force for good and help nonprofit organizations that support our community. Please join Clearwater and the Missoula Community Foundation in raising much-needed funds for … Continue reading

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April 4, 2022

2022 Board of Directors Elections

Each member of the Clearwater Credit Union Board of Directors serves a 3-year term. Each year the Nominating Committee of the Board nominates candidates to fill expiring terms or vacant positions. For 2022 the nominations are: Geoff Gilbert, an incumbent who has been on the Board since 2019, has been nominated for reelection to a new 3-year term. JJ Adams, … Continue reading

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