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Apply now for funds to improve your member service and outreach!


Are there costs inhibiting your ability to serve your members? Whether they are technology or operational-related upgrades or any other costs that lie beyond your budget, you may qualify for financial help from the Wisconsin Credit Union Foundation to launch or imporove your member service or community outreach! 


Applications are now being accpeted by the Foundation for the:


  • Credit Union Development Grant. These help pay for technology or operations-related expenses and upgrades that can measurably assist your credit union in serving members. Grants are open to all credit unions with a preference given to credit unions under $50 million in assets. Read the guidelines and apply!


  • REAL Solutions Initiative Grants. These funds, open to credit unions that have signed a letter of commitment to the statewide REAL Solutions effort, aim to help credit unions achieve service delivery that meets the initiative's objectives: to provide affordable alternatives to high-cost financial products and services; reduce dependency on predatory financial providers; increase financial literacy; improve personal financial management; encourage saving and wealth-building, build creditworthiness; provide an avenue to personal financial stability or otherwise improve the financial and economic well-being of Wisconsin families and communities. Read the guidelines and apply!

Applications for either grant are due June 30. Grant recipients will be notified by July 31.


Questions? Contact Mary Bliss at (262) 408- 6002.



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