The $52.80 Program

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Get $52.80 for Every Account Opened at Westerra

Use Westerra's fundraising program to raise money for your school sport/activity or community organization while helping students and families learn about saving money and making smart financial choices. Westerra will donate $52.80 to your school/organization for each new service opened at Westerra. Take a look at how much you can earn:

Earn Money For Your Team or Activity While Promoting Financial Literacy

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Learn more about Westerra's Fundraising Program
Frequently Asked Questions

Why More Coloradans Are Choosing Westerra

  • Westerra is a local not-for-profit financial cooperative.
  • Originally organized by teachers, Westerra is committed to financial education.
  • Unlike banks, there are no stockholders. Everyone who has an account at the credit union is an owner.
  • Profits are returned to you through lower fees and better rates.
  • You'll find easy access through online banking, mobile banking, shared branches and free ATMs.
  • Everyone in the Denver metro area can participate.

How the Program Works 

  • Contact Westerra to participate in the program by completing the Fundraising Information Form below.
  • Send us your logo, name of program, address where checks should be sent and contact information.
  • Westerra will develop a marketing flyer you can distribute in hard copy or email to your group. 
    Click here to view a sample flyer.
  • When families come in to Westerra and mention your organization, we donate $52.80 to your organization for each account that is opened.
  • Checks are sent every other month to your organization for all accounts opened.

To Open Accounts 

  • Parents, students, friends and family can stop by any Westerra branch, conveniently located throughout the Denver metro area or open accounts online.
  • Parent/guardian must accompany child or teen (0-17 years) with valid government-issued identification and both social security numbers to open their accounts.
  • Everyone in the Denver metro area can participate. 


For more details or questions about the program, please call 303-329-4518 or email

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