Our Mission & Vision
To create successful futures for members, employees, and communities, one relationship at a time.
We’ve seen firsthand how we can affect members’ financial lives when we focus on your unique needs, problems, or challenges. Whether you are buying your first home, looking ahead to retirement, or any one of life's challenges, we want to connect with you and build a relationship that ensures your success.
To create financial security and a better quality of life.
Whether we are creating a new product or plan to offer a new service, we aim to create a better quality of life for our members and our communities. Helping you to achieve personal financial security not only improves your life, but also trickles down to all of our members and our cooperative. This helps creates a positive impact on the communities in which we live, work, and play.
Our Core Values
- We are honest, ethical, and respectful in our actions and interactions.
- We invest our time, talent, and resources to achieve an enduring, positive impact.
- We set ambitious goals and deliver exceptional results.
- We own our decisions and actions.
- We work as a team, strengthened by our diversity, to exceed expectations.
Our core values define who we are as an organization and how we act as a group of professionals committed to excellence for you - our members.
While both credit unions and banks offer similar financial products, we have a different core value system and structure.
|Member-owned||Owned by investors|
|Profits are returned to members through|
services like free ATMs, better rates, and lower fees
|Profits go to stockholders|
|Democratically governed and elections are|
based on a one-member, one-vote philosophy
|Governed by paid shareholders and voting rights|
depend on the number of shares owned
|Invest directly back to members||Invest in corporate bonds or stock market|
|Members elect a volunteer Board of Directors|
to represent their interests
|Have a paid Board of Directors who represent the owners and customers do not have a voice or voting privileges|