SDCCU Classroom Heroes

SDCCU is committed to helping teachers, parents and students make educated financial decisions by delivering some of the BEST financial education, products and services. SDCCU is engaged in several philanthropic efforts aimed at improving overall economic well-being and making a positive difference in our local schools.

SDCCU Classroom Heroes

SDCCU and the San Diego County Office of Education are recognizing three local “Classroom Heroes” quarterly. Winning teachers are featured on all SDCCU social media platforms and will receive a $250 SDCCU Visa® gift card. Nominate an outstanding teacher here. Visit for complete rules.

SDCCU Biz Kid$

SDCCU has partnered with the San Diego County Office of Education and the County of San Diego in support of Live Well San Diego to provide educators the SDCCU Biz Kid$ program, a financial literacy initiative that teaches kids about money and business. Teachers throughout Southern California can request more information about the program at

SDCCU Stuff the Bus

Each year, SDCCU Stuff the Bus collects school supplies for children in need across Southern California. In 2021, SDCCU partnered with the San Diego County Office of Education to collect over $100,000 to purchase more than 7,977 backpacks and nearly 340,000 supplies for the more than 20,000 homeless students in the county. Additionally, $2,500 was collected for the YMCA of Orange County to help students in Orange and Riverside counties. For more information on the program, email

Salute to Teachers

SDCCU is the presenting sponsor of the annual “Salute to Teachers” event held each year in partnership with the San Diego Office of Education. This black-tie event is a presentation of the annual San Diego County Teacher of the Year Awards. Learn more about Salute to Teachers

School Presentations

SDCCU’s expert employees facilitate financial literacy workshops, seminars and webinars on a consistent basis throughout Southern California. To request a free presentation at your school or virtually for your classroom, email

Additional Resources

SDCCU offers free financial seminars through our partnerships with industry experts as well as free financial seminars, webinars, financial counseling and identity theft protection education. To learn more, visit

¹Must be a teacher currently employed by a district or school served by the San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE) and provide a recent paystub. Must have a SDCCU checking account with a minimum direct deposit amount of $2,000 per month. Minimum payment of $50 per month. ²APR= Annual Percentage Rate. APR valid as of 02/01/18. 0% fixed APR is for 10 monthly payments of $50 on signature loans of $500. Contact SDCCU for details.