Our Community Commitment

Columbia Credit Union is proud to contribute to the success of our members and our community. For our community to be successful, we believe ensuring the well-being of our residents and local businesses takes top priority. We form partnerships with organizations that share our vision of vitality to assist children and families, education, the local economy, arts and culture, physical and mental health, housing and the environment. For an overview of our accomplishments, please see our 2016 Annual Report.

 

Everyday Green

Columbia Credit Union began instituting green practices years ago, when sustainability wasn’t an expected practice in the financial services industry. Our green practices continue today as an integral part of our operations and guide our approach to serving the needs of our community.

Upcoming Events

Understanding Social Security: A Look at the Bigger Picture

8/31/2017 | Location (Map)

 

Join us at this complimentary educational seminar, Understanding Social Security: A Look at the Bigger Picture. Eric Backman, Division Sales Director for Protective Life’s®* Pacific Northwest Territory, will share key facts about the Social Security program and help you bring the bigger picture of Social Security and your retirement into focus. This complimentary seminar covers:

  • How benefits are calculated
  • Full retirement age and choosing the right time to file
  • Receiving benefits while working
  • Provisional income and tax implications
  • Options for spouses and ex-spouses

Please register below to save your space. We look forward to seeing you! 

*Eric Backman and Protective Life® are not affiliated with CFS or its representatives.

Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (“CFS”), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. The Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.

Clark County Food Bank Taste and See Benefit Dinner

9/15/2017 | Location (Map)

Join us in fighting hunger! This fundraiser for the Clark County Food Bank brings together 300 community members, business leaders and philanthropists who are dedicated to relieving hunger in Clark County. The Clark County Food Bank partners with over 35 local agencies and programs to distribute six million pounds of food and five million meals each year.

Home Buying Seminar

9/19/2017 | Location (Map)

Are you interested in buying a home but not sure how to get started? We can help!!

Join us for a complimentary Home Buying Seminar.

Our advisors will share information on the home buying process and answer questions you might have.

Enjoy light refreshments while we provide information on following:

• Pros and cons of home ownership
• How to start the approval process
• What does my credit need to look like?
• Employment requirements
• What is a debt ratio?
• Loan options and down payment requirements
• Approval process
• Approved? Now what?

Register today and start the journey to your new home.

Latest Community News

John McKibbin Legacy Classic supports local organizations

8.11.2017 • Community

John McKibbin is remembered as a popular civic and business leader who was involved in many projects in Clark County. He passed away on March 23, 2016, but his support of local organizations continues with the John McKibbin Legacy Classic golf tournament.During his life, John served the community in many ways – as a teacher in the Vancouver School District, a state representative and Clark County commissioner. He was a founding chairman of Lead[...]

Columbia Credit Union welcomes Dan Kreamier as VP Branch Manager of new Buckman Branch in Portland

7.20.2017 • Community, Press Releases

On July 5, 2017, Columbia Credit Union welcomed Dan Kreamier as the new vice president branch manager of our first Oregon branch. Columbia Credit Union’s Buckman branch, located in a new SE Portland development at the “Goat Blocks” on Belmont between SE 10th and 11th Avenues, is now under construction and expected to open later this year.Kreamier has more than 20 years’ experience in financial services. Prior to arriving at Columbia Credi[...]

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Support for Your Organization

At the heart of Columbia’s community support is the idea that being a good corporate citizen is an ongoing responsibility. We are committed to actively supporting events and causes that enhance the quality of life for our community.

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