Being part of the community means giving back. As Paul Newman said, "I respect generosity in people, and I respect it in companies too, I don't look at it as philanthropy; I see it as an investment in the community."
TransWest Investment in the Community
TransWest has partnered with TreeUtah, a statewide 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to tree planting and education. Through these actions they hope to inspire and empower our communities to become active, knowledgeable stewards of our natural environment. Every member of TransWest that opens or converts to a Green Checking or Savings account or signs up for eStatements, will have the opportunity to join TreeUtah at a discounted price of $20 and TransWest will pay $10 of your membership fee. Not only do you do your part to help the environment, you also earn more interest, receive up to 0.5% interest rate discounts on a hybrid/fuel efficient car, and will help to plant trees in our community! To learn more about TreeUtah, visit their website at www.treeutah.org.
Have you ever wished you were able to contribute to every deserving group that asks for your support?
Well, now you can! You can help the causes that are near and dear to your heart raise money in a way that’s a WIN-WIN for everyone involved!
Encourage the supporters, volunteers, and governing members of your favorite organization to get their next auto loan or refinance their current auto loan with TransWest Credit Union. When they qualify*, they’ll get 1% of their loan back in cash to donate to that cause. For the average loan, that's around $150 to for each loan!
Supporters of the cause get the best rates on their loans, TransWest gets new members to help us grow, and you get a pat on the back for getting your favorite charity a sizable donation! WIN-WIN!!!
*Membership required. Must be a resident of Salt Lake County or employed by one of our Select Employee Groups.
TransWest Credit Union has been recognized by the Salvation Army for being it's members "faithful and unfailing support" of the Angel Tree Program for the past several years. Members and staff have pitched in to provide toys and clothing for children of needy families during the holidays and have helped as volunteers at the Angel Tree Warehouse. Go learn more about the Salvation Army, visit their website at www.salvationarmy.org.