Our Community

Giving back to our Community


We believe in supporting the health and liveliness of our community by sponsoring and volunteering in many events throughout Southeastern Washington and Northeastern Oregon. Through continued membership growth, our loyal members make it possible for us to continually expand the number of organizations and contributions we make each year. HAPO Community Credit Union supports organizations that strengthen the overall health and well-being of our communities.

The "Official Sponsor of Summer"®

Official Sponsor of Summer Logo

This summer marks our sixth year as the “Official Sponsor of Summer”® in the Tri-Cities, Hermiston, Walla Walla and Yakima Valley area communities. As the “Official Sponsor of Summer”® we bring family fun events to these communities.

Listed below are some of the organizations and events we're supporting as part of the "Official Sponsor of Summer" in the Tri-Cities:

Live @ 5 Summer Concert Series | May 29 – July 24 | Thursdays at 5:00 PM in Richland at the John Dam Plaza

Live at Five

Live at 5 is a free concert series held 9 Thursdays in a row beginning May 29th, 2014 at John Dam Plaza in Richland, WA.

Cool Desert Nights | June 19 - 22 | Throughout the Tri-Cities

HAPO Community Credit Union presents the 21st Annual Cool Desert Nights Car Show hosted by the Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce. Cool Desert Nights, a classic car, street rod, and motorcycle event, is open to all vehicle makes and models. Now in its 21st year, Cool Desert Nights features Car Cruises, Street Dances, Show N’ Shines, Games & Activities, Pancake Breakfast, Kids Zone, Judging, Awards, Autocross & more! This year, the street dances will be located at Jack-sons in Richland. Friday and Saturday night’s street dance will feature four hours of non-stop music from some of the hottest local bands.

River of Fire Festival | July 4 | Columbia Park in Kennewick

HAPO Community Credit Union presents the 28TH Annual River of Fire Festival event hosted by the Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce. There will be a free kids’ area, food and craft vendors, and the largest fireworks display in Southeastern Washington that takes place on the Columbia River. This is a fun, family oriented event.

Grand Old Fourth Parade | July 4 | Memorial Park in Pasco

HAPO Community Credit Union will sponsor the HAPO Grand Old 4th Parade this year at Memorial Park in Pasco. This fun, family event brings out thousands of people each year to enjoy in the Patriotic festivities and parade. The parade begins at 10:00 AM.

HAPO "Over the River" Airshow and HAPO Columbia Cup | July 25 - 27 | Columbia River Shoreline, Kennewick and Pasco

Airshow and Columbia Cup Logo

The Tri-City Water Follies is a non-profit organization that hosts the Unlimited Hydroplanes and associated entertainment on the Columbia River. HAPO Community Credit Union will be the title sponsor of the Columbia Cup race for Unlimited Hydroplanes this year, as well as the sponsor of the “Over the River” Airshow at this year’s Tri-City Water Follies event. The 2014 HAPO Columbia Cup will mark the 49th time Unlimited Hydroplanes have raced on the Columbia River. The 2014 Water Follies event will also feature the Grand Prix West Hydroplanes, a fleet of Vintage Unlimited Hydroplanes, and assorted vendors and amenities along the shoreline of the Columbia River. Thousands of visitors from throughout the northwest travel to the Tri-Cities every year for this high-speed weekend.

Yakima Events

Sunnyside Events

  • 4th of July Independence Day Celebration | July 4
  • Sunnyside National Night Out

Hermiston Events

  • Hermiston’s Funfest | July 12

Walla Walla Events

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