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 was proud to recognize 10 deserving teachers throughout 2019 as part of SDCCU Classroom Heroes. Winning San Diego County teachers won a $500 SDCCU Visa® gift card for their classroom and were featured on a segment on 10News! Nominations will open back up again soon. Stay tuned!

View Stories of Past Winners on ABC News

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.

SDCCU Stuff the Bus

Each, year SDCCU Stuff the Bus collects school supplies for children in need across Southern California. In 2019, SDCCU partnered with the San Diego, Riverside and Orange County Offices of Education to collect a total of 6,895 backpacks and 269,503 supplies for the more than 22,000 homeless students in the county. For more information on the program, email

Salute to Teachers

SDCCU is the presenting sponsor of the annual “A 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 A Salute to TeachersSee last year’s winners

School Presentations

SDCCU’s expert employees facilitate financial literacy workshops, seminars and webinars on a consistent basis throughout San Diego, Riverside and Orange counties. To request a free presentation at your school, 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.