Our vision is to inspire a movement that brings people together to empower the possibilities for greater financial, environmental and social prosperity. As part of fulfilling this vision, we partner with organizations and businesses that share our mission to improve the quality of Vermonter’s lives.
VSECU is powering the possibilities of others and creating opportunities for Vermonters by partnering with the organizations listed below. These initiatives represent innovative efforts to stimulate social and economic opportunities through collaboration and cooperation. We are passionate about supporting these initiatives and more in the future. In doing so, we hope to inspire other organizations to focus more on the commitment to impact, purpose and people.
The Lightning Jar is a collaborative coworking space for entrepreneurs, students and professionals, located in downtown Bennington. VSECU is collaborating with The Lightning Jar to host the coworking space within VSECU’s Bennington retail branch to forward our shared principles of membership participation, autonomy, independence, education, cooperation, and community sustainability. Visit the Lightning Jar website.
Milk Money L3C is a Vermont low-profit limited liability company that aims to support local investment, entrepreneurship and small business through its local investment platform, educational and networking resources, and services for investors and entrepreneurs. Milk Money is powered by VSECU through its wholly owned, independently operated, subsidiary, Vermont Heritage Financial Group, Inc. Visit the Milk Money website.
Investments made through Milk Money are not federally insured by NCUA, involve investment risk, may lose value and are not obligations of or guaranteed by the credit union.
Winter is a tough time for thousands of Vermonters. All too often, families must choose between basic necessities like food and heat. Children and seniors are the most vulnerable and suffer the most. Fuel Your Neighbors is a fundraising initiative powered by VSECU to support Capstone Community Action in their work to provide emergency food and heating assistance for vulnerable central Vermont households. Visit the Fuel Your Neighbor website.