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Self-Help Credit Union

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Making Racial Equity Count in Lending

Recently Self-Help has partnered with other Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) to make racial equity an integral part of how we make loan decisions on charter schools. Self-Help's Brittany Bennett describes the development of an equity assessment tool that is already being adopted for use.

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SHCU 2020 Scholarship Winners


Announcing our 2020 Self-Help Scholars

Congratulations to 27 students from Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia who were named as this year's Self-Help Scholars! Each winning student has received $1,000 to help pay for college or vocational school.

We're inspired by the leadership shown by these students and their commitment to volunteer service in their communities. Best wishes as they pursue their studies during a challenging time!

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Working Mom


Access Financial Services and Assistance

We are here to help protect your health and financial health! As COVID conditions change, our branch operations will change accordingly. Check our updates frequently to get the latest on accessing financial services or getting assistance with loans.

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Stronger Together


Join us in the Community Recovery Initiative

COVID-19 is having the most severe impact on the communities we serve. Your deposits help provide loans that families and businesses urgently need today. Find out more about what you can do.

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Self-Help Announcements

  • Branch Access: As we take measures to protect members and staff, access to most of our branch lobbies is available by appointment only or limited to a few members at a time. Some branches are closed. Where available, drive-thru and ATM services remain open and fully functional.

    Face Covering Requirement (as of 5/26): For the safety of our members and staff, a face covering must be worn by anyone entering the branch, in accordance with public health guidelines. See more COVID-19 updates here.

    As a  reminder, members may access online and mobile banking any time. Please let us know if you need any assistance using these services. Stay safe!


Self-Help CU has branches across North Carolina and in South Carolina, Virginia and Florida. Find a branch or ATM near you.

Mobile Banking

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Get Help

Call us at 1-800-966-7353,
Mon. -Fri., 9am to 5pm, 
or visit our Member Support Center.

Located in California, Chicago or Milwaukee ? Learn about our Self-Help Federal Credit Union.

Self-Help Credit Union's routing number is #253184841

Applying for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan?  Please read this first.
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Give us a call 1-800-966-7353