2016’s Second Round of Community Grants Announced!

Four community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union.  This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO.  To date, the credit union has awarded $900,000 to 75 worthwhile community organizations.  As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $20,000 to the Turner House Project (Eureka), to support the purchase of a housing facility for at-risk teenagers and young adults $12,650 to the Arcata Volunteer Fire Department to support the purchase of thermal imaging cameras to enable firefighters to better perform during …


Coast Central passes an important milestone!

Member-owned Coast Central Credit Union recently surpassed a major milestone—over $1 Billion dollars in member deposits! This $1 Billion dollars, from our over 63,000 members in Humboldt, Del Norte, and Trinity Counties, is carefully managed and invested to benefit our members with higher dividend rates on deposit accounts, and lower interest rates on loans. Local non-profit organizations and our community also benefit through the many donations Coast Central makes each year. Thank you to our members for their continued support.


Robert Machado joins Coast Central Credit Union

Robert Machado is the new Coast Central Credit Union Manager, Member Services for the Crescent City location. Over the past 20 years, Machado has split his time between managing a Union Bank Branch and serving as a Senior Mortgage Loan Officer for the biggest builder in the Central Valley. Recently, he was a Mortgage Loan Officer for North Valley Bank. Machado stated, “I am extremely excited to be part of the Coast Central team as the Crescent City Member Services Branch Manager. I look forward to serving our members and community.” Being involved in Kiwanis, Rotary, Board of Realtors, and …


2016’s Community Grants Announced!

Four community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $850,000 to 71 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $23,000 to the Humboldt Senior Resource Center (Eureka), to support the purchase of a new heavy duty hot meal delivery vehicle, to allow the agency to expand its meal delivery program for homebound seniors. $11,330 to the Samoa Peninsula Volunteer Firefighters Association, to …


Coast Central Credit Union Receives Three “Best Of” Awards!

Coast Central Credit Union was recently voted Best Credit Union, Best Real Estate Lender/Mortgage company, and Best Place to Get a Loan, in an annual poll conducted by the area’s daily regional newspaper, The Times-Standard. According to President and CEO Dean G. Christensen, this is the 15th year Coast Central has been honored to receive Best Credit Union award, and the seventh year to receive the Best Real Estate Lender/Mortgage company award. Christensen said, “We are committed to providing our members with quality financial products and outstanding service, so receiving these accolades means a lot. It shows us that our …


5-Star Rating From BauerFinancial

As Coast Central Credit Union prepares to celebrate 66 Years of providing quality member service to its members in the tri-county region, we are honored to be recognized once again as a 5-Star rated financial institution by BauerFinancial, Inc., the nation’s leading bank and credit union rating and research firm. BauerFinancial, Inc. has been analyzing and rating the nation’s financial institutions since 1983 and Coast Central Credit Union has earned this highest 5-Star rating for the most recent 87 consecutive quarters (That’s over 21 Years!). This rating, based on December 31, 2015 financial data, indicates that Coast Central Credit Union …


2015’s Community Grants Announced!

Five community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $800,000 to 67 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $24,923 to Hospice of Humboldt to support the purchase of medical care related equipment for the new Ida Emmerson Hospice House, a 12 bed facility scheduled to open in 2016 $9,527 to the Klamath-Trinity Joint Unified School District to support the purchase of …


5-Star Rating from BauerFinancial

As Coast Central Credit Union prepares to celebrate 65 Years of providing quality member service to its members in the tri-county region; we are honored to be recognized once again as a 5-Star rated financial institution by BauerFinancial, Inc., the nation’s leading bank and credit union rating and research firm. BauerFinancial, Inc. has been analyzing and rating the nation’s financial institutions since 1983 and Coast Central Credit Union has earned this highest 5-Star rating for the most recent 85 consecutive quarters (That’s over 21 Years!). This rating, based on June 30, 2015 financial data, indicates that Coast Central Credit Union …


Coast Central Matching Donations to Help With Local Forest Fires

Coast Central Credit Union is matching up to $2,500 in community donations to help with local forest fire relief efforts in Humboldt, Del Norte and Trinity Counties. In addition to matching donations, Coast Central will facilitate the purchase and delivery of goods to local volunteer groups already aiding victims of the fires. The money will be used to purchase bottled water, sleeping bags, filtration masks and other needed supplies for the affected families. The first supply of sleeping bags and filtration masks has already been delivered. Dean G. Christiansen, CEO/President of Coast Central Credit Union said, “It is at times …


Coast Central Awards $50,000 in Community Grants, Spring 2015!

Six community grants totaling $50,000 have been awarded by Coast Central Credit Union. This was announced today by Dean G. Christensen, the credit union’s President/CEO. To date, the credit union has awarded $750,000 to 62 worthwhile community organizations. As part of its Community Investment Program, the credit union’s volunteer Board of Directors approved the following community awards: $25,000 to the Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods, to support the purchase of a passenger van to provide program transportation throughout Humboldt County $7,500 to Locally Delicious, Inc, to help fund contracts with local farmers to produce healthy local food for …