Community Relations

Funding Eligibility

  • All funding requests must be from local 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations or schools in the communities we serve and must have a proven record of effective work. 
  • All requests should be made at least 60 days prior to the event or given deadline. Responses can be expected within 14 business days from the time the application was submitted. 
  • You will be required to submit your organization's W-9 to receive payment. 
  • We are unable to provide support to individuals or GoFundMe fundraisers. 
  • Funding must be used to support communities within our geographic footprint. 
  • While we strive to support as many causes as we can, we’re unable to fulfill every request. 
  • We are only accepting requests for 2023. If you submit a request for a future year, your application will be denied and you will be asked to re-apply when our 2024 cycle is open.

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GreenState Foundation

The GreenState Foundation is now accepting grant requests for projects or programming that directly support the following three areas of philanthropy:

  • Financial Health
  • Affordable Housing
  • Environmental Sustainability

If you believe your request may be eligible for a GreenState Foundation grant, please visit to review the grant application or email Tara Wachendorf at to discuss your grant request prior to submission.

Giving Back to the Community

In 2022, GreenState supported over 800 local charities.

GreenState staff volunteered over 6,300 hours to support community events and programs.

GreenState contributed over $3.5 million to support local charities and events in 2022. As we grow, so does this amount.

Statement of Commitment

At GreenState Credit Union, members come first. We promise to offer honest and equitable financial products and services to every member, every time. We promise to treat every member with respect and dignity. We promise to strive to be a trusted financial adviser that our members can count on to assist them with achieving their financial dreams.