Community

At ESL, our focus beyond a superior customer experience is providing essential guidance to stimulate greater financial wellness for every member. Reinvesting in people, programs, and businesses to help grow the local economy. And collectively creating and supporting true community impact and better quality of life for all.

We’re Inspired to Make an Impact

That’s why we’re leading efforts to empower individuals, non-profits, and small businesses to grow and prosper in meaningful ways.

Grant Funding

We provide support through the ESL Charitable Foundation to help local not-for-profit organizations be more effective in serving our community.

Community Schools

Community Schools are leading to successful student outcomes in the Greater Rochester region. Learn more about these partnerships between school districts and local organizations.

Funding Request Information

Here’s how to request financial support for your community minded organization or upcoming event.

Corn Hill Arts Festival Sweepstakes

Try your luck at some Corn Hill Arts Festival poster trivia for a chance to win a prize pack. Learn more and enter by July 8, 2024!

ESL Scholarship Ceremony Recognizes Outstanding High School Students

Local students selected for their extraordinary work to help our community thrive and prosper.

Financial Wellness

Guidance, solutions, and support that help individuals and businesses achieve financial goals and be fiscally fit. That’s Financial Wellness at ESL.

ESL Personal Loans

Discover financial freedom with ESL Personal Loans — your path to consolidating high-interest rate debt, lowering monthly payments, and accessing funds fast.

ESL Financial Education Center

Introducing a new source of content designed to help you improve your financial health. It’s more than financial education, it’s feeling free from financial worry.