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Mission Branch

The San Francisco Mission branch is currently closed, due to the recent storms in the area.  If you need to make a transaction, you can use our onlinemobile, or audio banking features, or call our contact center at 877.369.2828.  We also have two other locations in the Bay Area.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

System Maintenance
Due to system maintenance, online and mobile banking will be unavailable on Sunday, Oct. 31st from 6:00am PDT thru 12:00pm PDT. Card services will also be limited during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Self-Help Federal Credit Union was formed in 2008 to build a network of credit union branches to operate on a scale uncommon in the community development industry.

Self-Help Federal is part of the Self-Help family of non-profit organizations with a common mission and leadership. Over its 41-year history, Self-Help has learned that access to responsible savings, loans, and transactions is key to financial security, family healthy, and improved opportunity for low-income families. Self-Help has delivered $10 billion in financing through more than 192,000 loans to families, individuals, and organizations across the nation.

 

Self-Help’s Family of Organizations

Center for Community Self-Help

The Center is a charitable nonprofit 501©(3) organization that develops and coordinates Self-Help’s programs, raises resources and advocates for economic opportunity. All four of the below affiliates are also nonprofits.

Self-Help Credit Union

Self-Help Credit Union was founded in 1983 and is a member-owned, federally-insured, North Carolina-chartered credit union originally begun to raise deposits from members to make commercial, consumer and home loans. In order to expand our impact and provision of services, Self-Help Credit Union in 2006 began merging in North Carolina credit unions, and now has branches in Florida and South Carolina as well. Self-Help Credit Union now has 36 branches and lending offices, over $2.1 billion in assets, and serves more than 86,000 members.

Self-Help Federal Credit Union

Self-Help Federal Credit Union was chartered in 2008 to build a network of credit union branches to operate on a scale uncommon in the community development industry. Through a series of mergers, acquisitions, and new branch launches, in California, Illinois, Washington, and Wisconsin, we are building a community development credit union that aims to provide high-impact financial services to working-class communities. Self-Help Federal now has 36 branches, approximately $1.6 billion in assets, and serves over 99,000 people.

Self-Help Ventures Fund

The Ventures Fund is a nonprofit 501©(3) loan fund capitalized with loans and grants from foundations, religious organizations, corporations and government sources. It manages Self-Help’s higher-risk business loans, real estate development and home loan secondary market programs.

Center for Responsible Lending

The Center for Responsible Lending is a national nonprofit, nonpartisan research and policy organization. CRL is dedicated to protecting homeownership and family wealth by working to eliminate abusive financial practices.

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