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Nonprofit Banking

Partner with a bank that recognizes your unique value and develops customized solutions specific to your organization.

At First Western Trust, we know it makes a difference to partner with a bank that recognizes your unique value and customizes solutions for your organization. To fulfill your mission, you need partners in the community that recognize the important work you do. To sustain your organization, you need a strong financial strategy backed by a solid banking platform. First Western’s Treasury Management team will help you find the services that are right for your organization, including our customized nonprofit checking account and nonprofit credit card. We also provide a sponsorship package, offered in partnership with MaxGiving, which empowers nonprofits with the tools for more effective fundraising.

Nonprofit Checking Services

Enjoy flexibility in your transaction options and accessibility through online banking. Each month you receive 150 free transactions, including:

  • RDC deposits
  • Online transfers
  • ACH credits/debits
  • Checks paid
  • Point of sale purchases
  • Deposits

Nonprofit Credit Card Services

To help you efficiently manage your organization’s spending, we offer the CommUNITY card. This procurement card merges your employees’ accounts onto a single platform with real-time expense reporting, protects against unapproved transactions, and provides access to the Visa Liability Waiver program to protect against card misuse for up to $100,000.

Nonprofit Fundraising Solutions

Our sponsorship package, offered in partnership with MaxGiving, empowers nonprofits with the tools for more effective fundraising. Through this sponsorship, nonprofits receive the technology and support to revitalize special events and online donations and improve their overall efficiency.

Special Events

Everything your organization needs to obtain and store information, accept payments, and create a memorable, rewarding experience for eventgoers.

  • Online registration and ticketing
  • Express payments
  • Secure credit card terminals

Donation Portals

Donors have 24-access to make both one-time and recurring donations.

  • Designed to match your brand
  • Comprehensive reporting

Auction Tracker

Auction Tracker will help you solicit auction items, track items and bidders, and capture powerful data.

  • Live and silent auction support
  • Online auction website

Additional Support for Your Nonprofit

  • Investment management to help your nonprofit more effectively manage your money.
  • Treasury management to ensure that you are collecting and disbursing funds efficiently.
  • Employee benefits & retirement services that can include 403(b) plans and other creative retirement strategies.
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What Our Clients Say About Our Nonprofit Solutions

“I love that First Western understands the community needs and is part of it in so many ways. I feel very proud of the staff in Boulder, and to be associated with this particular financial institution.” – Sophie W.

To reach our team and learn how we can assist with your nonprofit banking needs, fill out the form below.