Who is eligible to join?

 Who is eligible to join?

Membership in federal credit unions is not open to the general public. Instead, it is limited to persons sharing a common bond of occupation, community or association. Examples are employees of corporations, members of associations and residents of a defined area. Those who are eligible to join Certified Federal include:

  • All Unified Grocers, Gelson’s, Cardenas, Stater Bros, Jons, Bristol Farms, Superior Grocers, Northgate Market, Super King Market, Jensen’s and Super A Foods employees, their family members, and households
  • Employees of companies who do business with Unified Grocers
  • Anyone who lives, works, attends school or worships in the areas of El Monte, South El Monte, Monrovia, Irwindale, Temple City, Arcadia and parts of the City of Industry
  • Companies located in the areas listed above that would like to offer Certified Federal membership as an employee benefit

Membership is a benefit that can be shared. Once you become a member of Certified Federal, your family and household are eligible to join as well, regardless of where they live, work or worship.

Best of all, once you become a member of Certified Federal, you’re always a member! Even if you move out of the area, change jobs or no longer work for Unfied Grocers, Gelson’s, Cardenas, Stater Bros, Jons, Bristol Farms, Superior Grocers, Northgate Market, Super King Market, Jensen’s and Super A Foods, you retain all the benefits of Certified Federal membership.

Why join Certified Federal?