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Deeply Committed to Community

UKRFCU is deeply committed to, and supportive of, community development. Through employee volunteerism and financial support, UKRFCU takes on a leadership role in the community. Investing in our youth and future generations is just as important as continued support of our legacy organizations and institutions. As Ben Franklin once said, “Well done is better than well said.” Here at UKRFCU, we are committed to our community. To learn more about how we support community organizations, please scroll down.

UKRFCU’s Community Mission

UKRFCU is a financial cooperative that services the financial needs of the Ukrainian-American community. As a successful credit union, UKRFCU strives to carefully balance the needs of the constituents it serves including credit union members, the Ukrainian-American community as well as its employees. To fulfill the UKRFCU’s role as a community supporter, responsible and well-targeted charitable contributions are made to organizations which foster UKRFCU’s mission.

We Have Donated

$0+ BETWEEN 2010-2018

Sponsorship and Donation Focus Areas

UKRFCU grants sponsorships and donations to organizations, events, and projects, that contribute to and enhance the Ukrainian-American community in the geographic regions that UKRFCU serves. Requesting organizations who are members of UKRFCU receive priority review.

To qualify for funding, applicants must fall within these parameters:

  • Events or projects whose focus is the promotion of Ukrainian arts, culture, language, and community awareness.
  • Events or projects that support Ukrainian-American charitable organizations.
  • Organizations which support education, cultural, and community awareness.
  • Organizations that promote Ukrainian youth leadership training, education, sport, and good citizenship.
  • Capital campaign support and capacity building initiatives for charitable organizations

 

*All Applications will be considered for, but not guaranteed funding.

Criteria and Exclusions

  • All requests need to be submitted in writing with the UKRFCU Sponsorship and Donation application along with formal request letter that outlines the details of the events, financial request, and an explanation of the target audience the event or project will serve. Verbal inquiries and requests will not be considered nor accepted. Requests can be emailed or sent in the mail.
  • UKRFCU reserves the right to publicize all projects and recipients.
  • UKRFCU reserves the right to request additional information from the applicant in order to assist in making a decision during the due diligence process.
  • Recipients will acknowledge any funding received from UKRFCU per the parameters outlined in the Criteria Specific to Donations and Sponsorships.

Donation applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be not-for-profit or registered charitable organization.
  • Offer UKRFCU significant visibility or promotional opportunities included, but not limited to, usage of UKRFCU logo and official name, a speaking and display opportunity at events.

Sponsorship applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Offer UKRFCU significant visibility or promotional opportunities included, but not limited to, usage of UKRFCU logo and official name, a speaking and display opportunity at events.

The following donation and sponsorship requests are not eligible for financial support from UKRFCU:

  • Individuals
  • For-profit audio and film productions
  • Expenses accrued outside of United States
  • Projects linked to a political party or candidate of a political party or labor organization
  • Requests to support annual operating expenses are generally excluded

UKRFCU appreciates your interest in submitting a Sponsorship or Donation request. Before submitting an application, please make sure you have read the criteria and exclusions above. Please click below for the application.

Application Deadline

Funding requests will be accepted and reviewed on a monthly basis. Applicants are encouraged to submit their request at least 90 days prior to the project or event start date.

Application Process & Contact Information

Applicants seeking funding are required to complete the UKRFCU Sponsorship and Donation Application. Applicants can submit via mail or email:

By mail:

Ukrainian Selfreliance Federal Credit Union
Attn: Vice President of Business Development & Retail Operations
221 W. Street Road
Feasterville, PA 19053

By email.

All applications/requests will be logged as they are received and will be reviewed for eligibility. Applicants whose Application has been approved for funding will be notified accordingly.

For any questions, please call 215.725.4430 ext 709.

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