Federal Credit Union is a family-oriented credit
union serving the financial needs of hospital employees, their family
and other selected organizations within our community since 1962. We
peace of mind to our members by developing long-term relationships and
providing competitive products and services in a sound, compassionate
Who can join?
Credit union membership is available to employees, contractual employees, physicians on staff of Watsonville Hospital, their employees and immediate family members or organizations of such persons as listed above. In addition, membership is open to employees and volunteers (and their family members) of the following community business and organizations:
- Watsonville Community Hospital Service League
- Community Bridges
- Westek Electronics
- Physicians Medical Group of Santa Cruz County (PMG)
- Community Action Board of Santa Cruz County (CAB)
- Hospice of Santa Cruz County
- Salud Para La Gente
Once you are a member, your immediate family members are eligible to join! Start your membership today, call us at (831) 724-8098.
regulations enacted pursuant to Section 326 of the USA Patriot Act
financial institutions to verify the identity of every person who seeks
an account or become a signatory on an account with the institution
October 25, 2002. All persons are subject to the identity verification
requirements even though they may be a long term customer of and well
the purpose of the regulation, an "account" includes every formal
banking relationship that entails ongoing services, dealings or
Some examples are a deposit account, loan, or safe deposit box rental.
If you request to open
an account or become a signatory on an account with Watsonville
Federal Credit Union, and the credit union has not previously verified
identity under the new regulatory requirements, documentary
your identity is required. Documentary identification includes photo
identification, such as a driver's license or passport and/or it will
your identity through other non-documentary methods. Similar
requirements apply to business entities such as corporations and
The credit union difference.
Watsonville Hospital Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, financial cooperative owned and operated by its members. We offer loans at low rates and better than average earnings on savings.
Safety and security.
All accounts are federally insured to $250,000 by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). The NCUA is the healthiest, strongest deposit insurance agency of the federal government.
Become a member today.
Simply stop by our office, or call (831) 724-8098 to speak to a member representative.
We are constantly looking for ways to serve additional, like-minded groups. If you belong to a business or group in the healthcare industry, or that provides products/services to the healthcare industry, or you are a local non-profit organization and would be interested in joining our field of membership so that you could have access to our products and services, please do not hesitate to give us a call or send us a note that expresses your interest!
Chief Executive Officer
Lending and Collections Manager
Member Service Specialist
Georgia Crouse is on a medical leave.
We currently have an opening for a full time member service specialist.
Please have candidates contact Manuel Lopez via email at MLopez@WaHFCU.com
Board of Directors:
Lydia Chacon, Chair
We presently have three openings on our Board of Directors and one
opening on the Supervisory (Audit) Committee.
nterested members in good standing can contact
Pete Meza via email at PMeza@WaHFCU.com