Sustainability Resource Center

As the Artisans of Banking, we view ourselves as much more than just tellers, loan officers and executives – we’re stewards of our community because we love living here, too. So, we’ve put together some ways to show you what actions you can take in your own lifestyle at home, work and in our community.…

Sustainability Goals

Sustainability isn’t just a talking point for us, it's part of who we are as the Artisans of Banking. We believe that it’s something that we try to embody every day, not just at an event or with a one-time donation. We’ve taken a few steps on our journey, and we’re proud to share them…

Avoid the Plastics

Reducing the amount of trash we throw out is something that we actively monitor at all of our branches, and we’ve had success with our recycling and compost efforts. As artisans, we want to be as respectful of our environment as we can. As a credit union, we obviously deal with lots of paper and […]

Shop Local – Farmers Markets

Shopping local is probably more important now than it’s ever been, and we’re lucky to live in an area where shopping local is everywhere. Yes, we’re advocating that shopping can be considered a sustainable practice – if done thoughtfully. And Colorado has some of the best farmers markets that the country has to offer. When […]

Balance Transfer

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Sustainability Partnerships

It takes a village, and we’re building a sustainable community that shares our core belief of developing a future that we can all share. Let us introduce you to our partners, and please support them if you can. PACE Partners for A Clean Environment provides free expert advisor services, financial incentives and a certification program…

Sustainable Community

"If you want to go fast, go alone. But if you want to go far, go together." Together, we’re better. And that goes for our sustainability efforts, too. Building a sustainable community, locally, is something we really care about and want to foster with you. Tell us how you’re growing your sustainable community at [email protected]

Indoor Water

One of the easiest ways to waste, but fortunately it’s also one of the easiest ways to save. Big or small, there are a lot of ways to be more efficient with our water use. Drop a water saving idea to us at [email protected] Install WaterSense toilets. Today’s average toilet accounts for one-third of home…

Landscape and Gardening

Our favorite way to give back to Mother Earth! Working in the yard is one of our favorite ways to get our hands dirty, it can be gratifying, meditative and creative, but it doesn’t have to be harmful. Send us your landscaping and gardening tips to [email protected] Choose native plants. When you plant flowers and…