SDCCU Classroom Heroes

SDCCU Classroom Heroes

SDCCU is committed to helping teachers, parents and students make educated financial decisions by delivering 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 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.

Nominate a Teacher for SDCCU Classroom Heroes™

Nominate a deserving San Diego County teacher to win $500 for their classroom! Teachers, students, parents and the community are encouraged to nominate a deserving teacher by clicking the NOMINATE button below or visiting Star 94.1’s Nomination page. Each month, one teacher will be selected and featured on a segment on 10News and receive a $500 SDCCU Visa® gift card. Click here for complete rules.


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 County 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

National High School Theatre Musical Awards

As the title sponsor of the National High School Theatre Musical Awards, we are proud to present this unique scholarship opportunity for talented high school students who have chosen to pursue a career in musical theatre. For details, visit the National High School Theatre Musical Awards website.

Innovative Video in Education (iVIE) Festival and Awards

In partnership with the Media Arts Center San Diego, SDCCU is the presenting sponsor of the annual Innovative Video in Education (iVIE) Student Film Festival and Awards, which honors elementary, middle and high school students for their original video work. Support the iVIE Student Film Festival and Awards.

School Presentations

SDCCU’s expert employees facilitate financial literacy workshops and seminars 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 webinars, financial counseling and identity theft protection education. To learn more, visit

¹Must be a teacher in San Diego, Riverside or Orange counties 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.