At People’s Credit Union, we believe we have a responsibility to help make this world a better place and that starts with how we help our neighbors and neighborhoods thrive every day. As part of our culture, there are guiding principles that help us live our philosophy of “people helping people.”
As a local community credit union, we support many nonprofit charitable agencies and organizations within the communities we serve through sponsorships and donations. We are purposeful about our support and have several concentrations which align with our community priorities.
Our Areas of Focus
- Economic & Community Development
- Environmental Sustainability & Stewardship
- Health & Human Services
- Youth & Educational Programs
- Arts & Humanity
Sponsorships and Donations
Guidelines for Submitting a Request for a Sponsorship or Donation
All applications must be made online via our website portal. Please make sure all fields are completed in full and all supporting documentation is provided.
Please know that all decisions to approve a sponsorship or donation are based on available resources and the Credit Union’s priorities and criteria. Completed online applications are reviewed on a monthly basis. Organizations will be notified via letter or email of request approval or whether we were unable to approve a request.
If you would like to apply for support for your nonprofit organization, please visit our Sponsorship & Donation Request Form.
Please note that by submitting a request, this does not guarantee that your organization will receive funding. Please allow a minimum of thirty days from the time of the request and if approved, you will be notified. – Please complete all required fields and include all supporting documentation using the “attachment” field. You will receive a confirmation once your request has been submitted.
One of our core values is “Enhancing the communities we serve.” People’s Credit Union is proud to be not just a trusted financial services provider, but a valued member of the community as well.
People’s Credit Union employees work hard to support our communities. Employees of the Credit Union volunteer their time year-round to help support local not-for-profit organizations, along with getting to know our members a little better outside of our branches.
Investing in Our Community
As a community credit union we support many not-for-profit charitable agencies and organizations within the communities we serve through sponsorships and donations. For more information on our commitment to the communities we serve, you can view our Community Reinvestment Act Statement.
“The Bristol Warren Education Foundation relies heavily on the support of our local community business partners. People’s Credit Union is a consistent supporter of the organization and mission in a variety of ways from event sponsorship, participation, as well as important advice and counsel. Thank you People’s for believing in our mission and supporting excellence in public education. You are a true community partner.”
Darcy DaCosta, Chair, Bristol Warren Education Foundation