Education, our passion. Giving back, our promise.

Giving Back

Giving back starts with you

Explore our free checking account options, open an account, and experience all the services found at big banks, combined with the personalized attention of a not-for-profit. With your credit union membership, you will have access to over 5,000 branches, enjoy higher dividends, and you won’t pay a monthly service fee. Plus, you’ll feel great knowing your membership Each year, a portion of the credit union’s net earnings supports a variety of education-affiliated programs and schools in Washington State. Givebacks benefit thousands of students in hundreds of schools from pre-K through higher education. In 2018, Inspirus and our members gave $651,619 to Washington’s education community.

See the breakdown

Jacket

$35,883

in coats & winter clothes for kids

In addition to purchases for our Coats for Kids drive, Inspirus team members donated hundreds of coats to students in need last winter. More than 6,000 warm winter clothing items were donated, benefiting more than 1,000 students in five school districts.

Paper cutout of people holding hands,

500

volunteer hours

Inspirus team members come together throughout the year to volunteer their time at local schools, community events, and education programs all across Washington State in support of students.

Sandwich, apple and milk lunch.

19,400

lbs. of food

Across Washington, 1 in 5 kids lives in a household that can’t afford to put food on the table. Without access to food, these kids struggle to focus in school. We work with many different organizations to help fight hunger amongst students.

Backpack

$39,645

Worth of backpacks and school supplies

More than 1,500 students across Washington State attended our backpack events in Seattle and Spokane! They used our pop-up ATMs and “shopped” with play money for their back-to-school supplies to fill their new backpacks and help them learn to budget.

Education Grants

$50,000

in education grants

Team members from all Inspirus locations participated in surprising teachers with education grants for their classrooms during our Big Give Campaign in October. One hundred and eleven teachers received grants from Inspirus Credit Union impacting more than 12,000 students. Through about 15 #FundFriday events, we were able to give back to 35 school districts.

Join 80,000 members who are passionate about education. Together, we can help students grow, learn, and become the great leaders of tomorrow. Click the button to become part of the credit union where banking benefits education

Join Us

In the spirit of celebrating our amazing members, Inspirus conducts a quarterly drawing of our entire membership for a chance to win $250. Every member automatically receives one entry for each year of membership with Inspirus Credit Union. You’re the reason we’re here and we hope to continue to serve you for years to come. Official Contest Rules (PDF)

Congratulations to our 2019 winners!

  • 1st Quarter: Marie D. of Seattle, valued member since 1994!
  • 2nd Quarter: George J. of Richland, valued member since 1967!
  • 3rd Quarter: Kristin D. of Seattle, valued member since 1969!