News & Events

May 21, 2021

2021 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations! Clearwater Credit Union is proud to announce the winners of 2021 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 Beckett Arthur – Hellgate High School $1,000 Clearwater Scholarship Winners Miles Colescott – … Continue reading

Photos of the 2021 Clearwater Scholarship winners.
May 14, 2021

Update on Mask Requirements

Dear Credit Union Members, On Monday, May 10th, Missoula County lifted the local mask mandate. Yesterday, May 13th, the CDC issued new mask-wearing guidelines stating that fully vaccinated people can begin to return to normal activities without wearing a mask. Given these developments at both the local and federal level, we are rescinding our mask-wearing mandate, effective immediately. This goes … Continue reading

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May 11, 2021

Conserving our Future: The What and Why of Weird Weather

May 20, 2021 7:00 PM (Mountain Time) Hosted on Zoom Here’s your chance to hear, in an understandable way, about weird weather from climate scientist Dr. Scott Denning from Colorado State University, in his talk ‘Simple. Serious. Solvable’. Plus, he’ll be open to any questions you have! Hear from a Montana doctor, a financial advisor, and a rancher on ways … Continue reading

The What and the Why of Weird Weather.
May 4, 2021

Missoula Gives & Bitterroot Gives 2021

Have you dreamed of making history? 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 unite our community around causes which we truly believe and help nonprofit organizations connect to the larger community. Please join MFCU and the Missoula Community Foundation in … Continue reading

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April 8, 2021

Montana Emergency Rent & Utility Assistance Now Available

The Montana Emergency Rental Assistance program is taking applications from Montanans who have lost income and are at risk of housing instability due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligibility Requirements Renters can receive a monthly maximum of $2,200 for past due and future rent payments, up to $300 for past due and future utilities including gas and electric, and $50 per … Continue reading

April 7, 2021

Clearwater Lobby Hours

Dear Credit Union Members, We have begun the process of reopening our lobbies. To continue to put the health and well-being of our co-workers, our members, and the community, we plan to keep numerous public health measures in place inside our branches. Here is what you can expect: Our branch at the University Center on campus will remain closed for … Continue reading

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March 12, 2021

What You Need to Know About the Third Stimulus Checks

The American Rescue Plan has been passed and officially signed into law on March 11, 2021. Among a variety of economic recovery initiatives, the bill includes direct payments to many Americans. Here is what you need to know. How much will your stimulus check be? Eligible for the full $1,400 check: Adults who earned $75,000 or less, married couples who … Continue reading

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March 5, 2021

2021 Board of Directors Elections

Each member of the Clearwater Credit Union (Clearwater) Board of Directors serves a 3-year term. Each year the Nominating Committee nominates candidates to fill expiring terms or vacant positions. For 2021, incumbents Leslie Halligan and Don Creveling have been nominated to fill the two 3-year Board positions open for election. For members interested in contesting these nominations, the Nominating Committee … Continue reading

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March 1, 2021

Clearwater to participate in UM Gender Equity Event

UNMASKING CHALLENGES TO CREATE A RESILIENT FUTURE: Exploring Gender and Equity in a Pandemic The 2020-2021 University of Montana Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) cohort, in partnership with Clearwater Credit Union, will be hosting a community event to engage in reflective dialogue and pioneering discourse focused on how the pandemic has impacted gender and equity. This event will take place on … Continue reading

February 12, 2021

Update on Mask Requirements & Lobby Closures

Dear Credit Union Members, On Friday, February 12th, 2021, Governor Gianforte issued a directive that allows Montana’s statewide mask mandate to expire.  The directive allows local counties to continue to enforce a mask mandate.  Two of the counties where Clearwater has offices, Missoula and Silver Bow, will continue to enforce a mask mandate.  One of the counties where Clearwater has … Continue reading

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