Verity Credit Union is about serving the communities our members live, work and play in.

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Save for your pet's care
Pets are an important part of the family and Verity is here to help you save for their long-term care. Open a Ready Money account, credit card, or savings account with a monthly direct transfer, with the purpose of saving for your pet's care, and we'll give you $50! Plus, we'll donate $50 to Dog Gone Seattle on your behalf, and you'll receive pet goodies from All the Best Pet Care. Reach out to us in Ballard and we'll get you all set up. Read More

Ballard Branch

5711 24th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107

(206) 641-2877

See a map and hours in our Locations & Hours page

Community Involvement

Through November 2018, Verity staff completed

2,957.75 community engagement hours

  • Volunteer hours: 2,179
  • Non-volunteer hours: 778.75

Verity Partners and Sponsorships

Community Resources

My Ballard

Ballard News-Tribune

Ballard Chamber of Commerce

Ballard Community Center

Ballard Pool

Seattle Parks and Recreation

Seattle Public Library - Ballard Branch

Upcoming Events

Ballard Night Out at Verity

On Thursday, December 20, our Ballard branch will participate in Ballard Night Out. Joy Griffith will have paintings on display and Tonya Dean aka Maybe will be creating live art in the branch. Plus, holiday music by Ben Mish!

  • When: Thursday, December 20 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Ballard's Verity branch, 5711 24th Ave NW - See Map
  • Cost: Free!

Community Events


Seattle Center is home to Winterfest through New Year's Eve. There are free and affordable activities for the whole family ranging from ice skating to concerts. Check out the winter train and village or ice sculpting by award-winning artists. For a full list of Winterfest activities, visit Seattle Center's website.

  • When: November 23 - December 31
  • Where: Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St - See Map
  • Cost: Free!

Polar Bear Plunge and Run

Celebrate the new year by taking the plunge into Puget Sound! On January 1, head to Golden Gardens Park for a 5K run/walk followed by an optional polar bear plunge! Participants and spectators are welcome to join in on this chilly event.

  • When: January 1, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Golden Gardens Park, 8498 Seaview Place NW - See Map
  • Cost: Free!

Free Entry to State Parks

All state parks in Washington will be free to enter on January 1 and January 21 in honor of New Year's Day and Martin Luther King Day, respectively. Visit for a full list of parks, which you can sort by region.

  • When: January 1 and January 21, 2019

Free National Parks Day

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, all national parks will be free to enter and enjoy on Monday, January 21, 2019.

  • When: January 21, 2019

Children's Film Festival Seattle 2019

Each year, Northwest Film Forum selects more than 140 children's films from dozens of countries for Children's Film Festival Seattle. In addition to many film screenings, this festival also features live performances, shorts, features and workshops.

  • When: January 24 - February 9, 2018

Ballard Night Out

Join artists, musicians, neighborhood businesses and more to celebrate arts and culture the third Thursday of every month, year round. Visit for the list of artists and venues each month.

  • When: Third Thursdays | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Ballard Farmers Market

The Ballard Farmers Market is held year-round in the heart of downtown Ballard. You'll find over 100 vendors selling delicious produce, flowers, crafts, baked goods, and more.

  • When: Sundays | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Ballard, 22nd Ave NW and Ballard Ave NW - See Map

Free Museum Day

Many museums in the Seattle area offer free entry on the first Thursday of each month including the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, MOHAI and the Seattle Art Museum.

  • When: First Thursday of every month
  • Cost: Free!