Micro-grant Program


Verity Credit Union is a community financial cooperative. As such, we seek ways to create value for our communities. Therefore, we have created the Verity Credit Union Micro-Grant program for the greater Seattle, Lynnwood and Auburn areas.

Our grants are intended to provide community members with funding for specific projects that advance community well-being. We are currently welcoming applications related to the following focus areas:

  • Projects supporting access to local arts and music
  • Projects related to sustainability
  • Projects promoting stronger and more viable communities

Verity will award grants on a semi-annual basis in the spring and fall. 

To learn more about the micro-grant program, please read the program description document.

To apply, please fill out the micro-grant application and return it to Alicia Diefenbach, community relations specialist, at aliciad@veritycu.com.


Congratulations to our first round of micro-grant recipients! Below is a list of the organizations that were awarded funds for their projects.

FamilyWorks — 2017 Holiday Family Party

WestSide Baby — distribution center shelving

PAWS — Kids Who Care animal educational program

Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) — 501(c)(3) workshop for local youth

Wallingford Community Senior Center — five tablets to track activities, participants and volunteers