Press Room

VSECU is a member-owned cooperative and not for profit credit union for everybody who lives or works in Vermont, offering a full range of affordable financial products and services to its member-owners. VSECU is committed to improving the lives of Vermonters by empowering the possibilities for greater financial, environmental, and social prosperity.


The Point to Point Celebrates 20 Years and Over $2,000,000 Raised to Fight Hunger

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Today, VSECU and the Vermont Foodbank celebrated 20 years of the Point to Point, powered by VSECU, a cycling and running event to raise funds and awareness to fight hunger in Vermont. Through this iconic summer event, thousands of caring participants have raised over $2,000,000 and helped to provide more than 3.3 million meals to Vermonters in need.

VSECU MAKES $50,000 DONATION TO FIVE LOCAL NONPROFITS

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VSECU, a member-owned cooperative and not-for-profit credit union for all Vermonters, is providing a total of $50,000 to five Vermont nonprofits through its member-directed giving program We Care 2. The funds will help these organizations continue to help Vermonters meet their essential needs, with a particular focus this year on food, shelter, heat, and COVID-19 relief efforts. Since the inception of the We Care 2 giving program in 2013, VSECU members have used their votes to direct $261,000 to nonprofit organizations working to improve the quality of life for all Vermonters.

Vermont Business Magazine publishes article "The banker in blue jeans: Robert Miller, VSECU"

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Author: Joyce Marcel
Section: News

Photo: Robert Miller is the CEO of the Vermont State Employees Credit Union (VSECU). Photo: Randolph T. Holhut.

For Vermont, Robert Miller wears his heart on his sleeve for all the world to see.

Miller has twice left the lucrative world of high finance to return to Vermont for jobs that pay less but offer a lot more socially responsible fun. This last time, he says, is really the last. This time he’s here for good…

To read the full article, click here: https://vermontbiz.com/profiles-in-business/vbm-april-2020-issue

Vermont Solar Carports:  A New Green Offering from Two Worker-Owned Companies

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Responding to policy maker’s push to more deeply integrate renewable energy into homes, businesses, and transportation, Catamount Solar and TimberHomes Vermont are teaming up to offer the Vermont Solar Carport. A marriage between beauty and function, the Vermont Solar Carport is a timber frame structure with a standing seam metal roof, made with pine and white oak timber from New England forests and built right here in the Green Mountains.