We provide opportunities for a better community.
Elevations Foundation, a standalone 501(c) 3 non-profit organization, is the official charitable arm of Elevations Credit Union. The Foundation's primary objective is to collect and distribute funds that support charitable causes and higher education within the communities Elevations serves.
The Foundation has awarded over $1 million in scholarships, grants and donations to individuals and non-profit organizations in Boulder, Broomfield, Adams, Jefferson, Weld and Larimer Counties since inception.
"I wouldn't be able to attend college if it weren't for people like you."
Ariel McGee: 2017 Don E. Neuberger Scholarship Recipient
"Because of the generosity of the Elevations Foundation we were not only able to provide victims and court advocacy for victims of a violent crime we were also able to continue to provide much needed therapeutic treatment for children, adolescents and adult victims at no charge. Hundreds of women and children victims of abuse were also provided with suitable emergency and short-term housing."
Alternatives to Violence: Glenda Shayne, Executive Director
"Growing Gardens greatly appreciates the support of local businesses, like Elevations Foundation, who invest in and give back to the community. Elevations Foundation continued support for Growing Gardens helps us fulfill our mission of cultivating community through sustainable urban agriculture. Their belief in our work and financial support help us to be successful and thriving in the community. Grant funding from Elevations Foundation supports our Children's Peace Garden program to reconnect children to healthy food, nature and friends through organic gardening."
Growing Gardens: Vanessa Keeley, Executive Director
"I am grateful for this opportunity to continue my education, and move a step closer to achieving my dreams."
Javier Jimenez: 2017 Wm. C. "Bill" Sterner Scholarship Recipient
"Second Wind Fund of Boulder County feels enormously grateful that Elevations Foundation has been so supportive of the work that we provide in our community for youth who are struggling with suicide risk. Elevations has provided support for Emerge: Helping Our Youth Soar (our annual 5k walk/run) as well as providing for the general needs of our operations in the community."
Second Wind Fund: Faye Peterson, Executive Director