The New Jersey Credit Union Foundation uses many ways to raise funds to continue to do the work we do spreading financial education in the state of New Jersey and aiding small credit unions. Through Community Investment Fund participation, coming to or supporting our events, and direct contributions, credit unions, vendors and anyone else who would like to can support the NJ Credit Union Foundation.

*Please note that all contributions are tax deductible.



The New Jersey Credit Union Foundation has joined the AmazonSmile fundraising program. Through AmazonSmile, the Foundation receives 0.5% of eligible purchases made through the program. 

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way to support the Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you. To shop at AmazonSmile to benefit the Foundation, click here

Tens of millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on their product detail pages. 

This is great way to support the Foundation while doing your everyday shopping on Amazon!

You use the same account on and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding, or baby registry, and other account settings, are also the same.

To learn more about AmazonSmile, click here


Community Investment Fund
Through credit unions’ impact investing, the Community Investment Fund (CIF) has generated millions of dollars to fund and support local and national financial literacy, development and scholarship initiatives. Started in 1999, the CIF was designed to leverage the interdependence of the credit union system for the greater good. It provides credit unions the opportunity to donate a portion of the dividends earned on certain investments to the Foundation and state credit union foundations, including the New Jersey Credit Union Foundation.

CIF Investing is as easy as 1-2-3:

    1. Choose one of the investment options available (e.g. - Certificate of Deposit, Money Market account, or CIF Securities Option).

    1. Talk with one of the Foundation’s CIF partners to open an account:

    1. Sit back and take pride in the fact that your credit union is making a difference in members’ lives by supporting critical financial literacy and development programs provided by your state and national credit union foundations.