Enhancing financial well-being through education and career pathways for youth and young adults.

Community Grant Program

In the spirit of community support, Golden 1 Credit Union has proudly granted upwards of $6 million to nonprofits in the Sacramento and San Joaquin communities since 2013.

The organizations that received funds are working to promote access to career pathways, educational attainment, or entrepreneurship for youth and young adults. As a caring and committed partner and leader, we are proud to support organizations that support our communities and their members.

Please click on the below Golden 1 Community Grant recipients to learn more about the organizations which help make us Stronger Together.

Sacramento Valley

Educational Attainment

Better Decisions Counseling

College Track

Improve Your Tomorrow, Inc

Saint John's Program for Real Change

Society For The Blind

Career Pathways

916 Ink


Aging UP

Architects of Hope Inc.

Capital Stage Company

City Year, Inc.

Del Paso Heights Growers' Alliance

Design Sacramento - Capitol Creative Alliance


Health Education Council

Juma Ventures

PRIDE Industries

Project Optimism

Entrepreneurship for Youth and Young Adults

California Capital Financial Development Corporation

Hacker Lab EDU

Junior Achievement of Sacramento

Lab 7 Coworking

Light& Water

Washington Neighborhood Center

Central Valley

Educational Attainment

Adventure Risk Challenge


Care Fresno Inc

Fresh Start Youth Center

GO Public Schools

Stockton Scholars

California Homebuilding Foundation

Career Pathways

Center for Land-Based Learning

City Without Orphans

Focus Forward

Reading & Math, Inc.

San Joaquin A Plus

Stanislaus Partners in Education