No financial journey is truly complete unless it involves giving back. Doing so makes your journey that much more meaningful and fulfilling. That’s why it’s important to find ways to share your time, talents and treasures with others. It could be reading at a nursing home, volunteering at a youth center or helping out at a food pantry. Whatever it is, we encourage you to get involved.

Helping others with their journey is the most important part of yours

Why give back?



No matter your contribution, paying it forward benefits the overall health of your community, making it stronger and more vibrant in the process.



Making a difference in others’ lives not only fosters a deeper connection to the community, but a personal sense of satisfaction, too.



Doing good in your community doesn’t have to be strictly selfless. It’s also a good way to meet friends and make lifelong contacts.

Hear from our members

I am not sure what to call all of my emotions at this point! We are overjoyed. The night my realtor told me my offer was accepted the first person I called happy-crying was my sister. This is such an amazing feeling.


La Crosse

With the help of his family, Marine Credit Union Foundation, and other organizations, Jacarrie’s Kicks for Kids, was able to offer treats, backpacks filled with school supplies, and haircuts to students heading back to school this year.

Jacarrie’s Kicks for Kids


Thanks to the generous support of organizations like the Marine Credit Union Foundation, we can continue our work on educating our youth.


Fond du Lac

It is hard to find the words to describe how grateful we are for the opportunity, thoughts, patience, phone calls, texts, and e-mails, but most importantly the belief in us, that we could do this.

Katie L.

La Crosse

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