How We Are Different

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Keeping it local since 1960. It’s what we do.

Since 1985, high school scholarships awarded yearly.
Since 2003, active VBCPS City Wide Partner in Education.

#DoGood

Teachers, Schools and School-Based Organizations can apply for funding.  refunded. Funds are raised when new loans are opened. The more loans, the more we can give back. Learn More

#DoGood PTA/School Accounts

We offer no maintenance fee School PTA/Booster and School-related club accounts.
Donated over $17,000 to the VBCPS Education Foundation.

Financial Education

Since 2012, we reached over 26,720 students and donated over 1,600 hours to financial education in VBCPS. This includes Math Nights, Reality Store Simulations, in-class visits, tours of VBSFCU and more.

Votech Grant Program:
Students created commercials for us to use, in return we granted the class funds to use for classroom supplies.

C-Cap Senior Night

Since 2012, served as a speaker for the C-CAP Senior Night.

School Committees

VBSFCU representatives serve on the VBCPS Partnership Advisory Link & The General Advisory Council for Career & Technical Education – Since 2005.

Teacher Classroom Support

Since 2006, over $17,000 has been “given back” to our teachers in the form of classroom supplies (Lessons we come to teach).

Summer Camp

Since 2007, we have co-sponsored and run Camp Millionaire, a week-long summer camp for rising 7th and 8th graders. This is a yearly value of $800 to our local community.

Operation Backpack

Since 2011, donated 200+  backpacks yearly to the VBCPS Social Services/Jumpstart Program. This is done through a combination of member donations, Credit Union staff donations, and Credit Union donations.

Student-Run Credit Union

Sponsor a  Student-run credit union at Linkhorn Park Elementary School.

VBCPS STEM Trifecta Sponsor

The STEM robotics/cybersecurity and MarkersBot programs are in almost every elementary, middle and high school in VBCPS. In June, they all meet for a competition held at the VB convention center – since 2014.

Title One School Program

Since 2014, VBCPS Title One STEM camp sponsor.

Beach Bags

Since 2013, VBSFCU staff has personally donated  quarterly to the VBCPS Beach Bags program

School Recognition Events

Teacher of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, and Retirees over 50 years. For close to 10 years, we’ve donated gift baskets used to recognize achievements. Value of $6,700.

We are an official Partner in Education with 30 VBCPS Schools.

Numerous local, state and national awards for our Financial Education Outreach.

Adult Financial Education

Since 2011, the Bank On Hampton Roads Steering Committee member.  Bank On Hampton Roads is a free financial education program for adults in Hampton Roads. The city of VB spearheaded the program, and it has recently been adopted by other local cities. Our staff serves as coaches and teachers for the program.

Why Choose VBSFCU as your financial partner?

Let us show you the local difference. #LocalforLocals. Follow us on social media to learn more.

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