As a customer owned business, there’s nothing more enjoyable than giving back to the communities in which we operate. Check out our current community programs to see what’s happening at the moment.

Community Grants

Need funding for your community organisation or project? Our Community Grants program offers $5k grants each year to successful applicants.

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Community Grants
Community Partnerships

Need funding for your community organisation, group or sports team? Our Community Partnership program provides financial and in-kind support each year to successful applicants.

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Community Partnerships
New Customer Donations

When you become a customer of Southern Cross Credit Union we donate $5 on your behalf to a community group or organisation in your area

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New Customer Donations
Community Rewards

Looking to earn extra money for your community organisation or club? Our Community Rewards Program provides financial rewards for referring new customers.

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Community Rewards
One of our lovely volunteers just returned from picking up leftover Daffodil Day merchandise from Jenny at First National. Jenny informed her that Southern Cross Credit Union was integral to their success in raising over $2,000. Thank you for supporting this event. I believe you also hosted a Pink event today- thank you also for that. It’s wonderful to have the support of local businesses. Funds raised help us support local cancer patients and their families and also contribute to research projects and advocating to government.
Cait
Kingscliff Turtle Release

It’s not often that you get to start the work day at the beach but on Thursday 5th March the SCCU team and community partners Australian Seabird Rescue did just that, meeting on the Kingscliff sands for the release of 2 rehabilitated turtles, back into the wild.   Joined by locals,...

It’s not often that you get to start the work day at the beach but on Thursday 5th March...

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2019 Community Grants Recipients

A big thank you to all our amazing local organisations, groups, projects and teams who participated in our Community Grants program in 2019. We received 48 eligible applications from all across the Northern Rivers and promoted each cause to the public, attracting over 2,500 online votes. Each applicant had their...

A big thank you to all our amazing local organisations, groups, projects and teams who participated in our Community...

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SCCU Supports 2020 Cabarita Charity Cup

Mates helping Mates is always a great Aussie tale, but this story of mateship has led to so much more. Originally known as the Rally for Tom Porter, the first Charity Cup fundraiser was held in 2013, after a group of mates were inspired to help raise money for...

Mates helping Mates is always a great Aussie tale, but this story of mateship has led to so much...

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SCCU Inducted into NSW Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame

On Saturday 19th October the winners of the NSW Business Chamber, Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards were announced and we were grateful to receive the award for Excellence in Business. We also became the inaugural inductee into the Hall of Fame for Excellence in Professional Service which recognises the...

On Saturday 19th October the winners of the NSW Business Chamber, Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards were announced and...

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