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Self-Help Credit Union

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Join Us and Make a Difference

When you join Self-Help Federal, you get access to fair and affordable financial services while making a real difference. Learn more.

Am I Eligible to Join?

There are multiple ways to be eligible for membership in Self-Help Federal Credit Union:

  1. Free Membership - You can be eligible for membership if you live, work, or worship or attend school in any of our eligible counties, or have a family or employer affiliation with us. Learn more and see our list of Select Employee Groups and Geographical Areas.
  2. Mission-Supportive Membership - Not eligible for free membership? You can become a mission-supportive member by paying a one-time $5 fee to join our Center for Community Self-Help.
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Open an Account in 2 easy steps

Step 1: Complete, print, and sign a Membership Application

Step 2: Deliver the completed membership application, account application(s), and any deposits to your nearest branch by mail or in person. If there isn’t a branch near you, mail any forms and deposits to us at 2504 Tenaya Drive, Modesto, CA 95354. If you are not eligible for free membership, please include a one-time $5 fee to join the Center for Community Self-Help.

Need Assistance?

For assistance with becoming a member or opening an account, call 877.369.2828

Located in North Carolina? Consider joining Self-Help Credit Union.