News and Updates



Westdale Branch Under Construction!

Construction is underway for our new Westdale location! with a scheduled 4th Quarter opening, there is a buzz of activity at the site off Williams Blvd. and Westdale Parkway. Working with OPN as the architect, Graham Construction has been selected as the general contractor for the project.  Our 3,700 sq. ft office will feature an open lobby with video wall a board/training room and the most up-to-date technology to create an easy, member experience. Our branch office ill occupy one half of the building: the other half of the building will be reserved for tenants. Drive by or check out the Check out the construction progress by visit


HomeRun for Hunger!!

First Federal Credit Union and the Cedar Rapids Kernels have created the HomeRun for Hunger program, a collaborative initiative to support the Hawkeye Area Community Action Program (HACAP). HomeRun for Hunger volunteers from First Federal and the Cedar Rapids Kernels will pick up food donations from vendors near the end of each Downtown Farmers’ Market where items will then be donated to HACAP. Our employees will be wearing HomeRun for Hunger t-shirts and will have wagons to transport donated items. All donated items will be taken to the on-site HACAP Mobile Pantry truck and delievered to the food reservoir that serves Linn and six surrounding counties. 


Financial Report

Review our most recent Audited Financial Statements


Bigger and Better!!!

Spring has arrived – and it’s time for baseball! Flat Screen Thursday returns to the Cedar Rapids Kernels and this year will be bigger and better than ever! Each Thursday home game we will be giving out three free 40″ Flat Screen TVs. Stop by our table on the main concourse right after entering the ballpark to sign up for your chance to win. Join us to watch the Kernels – and you might win! Thursday home games are:

  • April 13, 20
  • May 4, 25
  • June 1, 29
  • July 6, 20
  • August 3, 10, 31

See the World Champions

Join us to see the World Champion Chicago Cubs in Wrigley Field on Friday, August 4th as the Cubs take on the Washington Nationals. This will be a one day trip provided by Cedar Valley Travel. The cost per person is $125 which includes bus transportation and a terrace infield reserved game ticket. There are only 38 seats so please immediately contact Cydnee Moses at  Payment is due at the time of reservation. An itinerary will be mailed two weeks prior to the game and tickets will be provided on the day of the trip. 


Free Shredding

It’s the new year…is it time to clean out those old monthly statements crammed in a drawer or finally get rid of those shoeboxes full of cancelled checks? Bring them into our office and we will safely dispose of them for you through our secure document destruction and shredding service. There is no cost for this convenient service – any First Federal member can bring their old financial records in and we will dispose of them for you! 


Join Us On Social Media

Like us on Facebook! Check out our new and updated Facebook Page. You’ll find contests, photos, announcements and more when you ‘like’ us. Be one of the first 1,000 to like our page, and you may win an Amazon Echo! Join the fun and share our page with your Facebook friends.

Now on Instagram! Did you know we’re also on Instagram??!! Follow us @firstfederalcreditunion!


Board Member Spotlight

Jim Maher

Hometown: Cedar Rapids, IA

Schools Attended: UNI (BA Finance), MBA University of Iowa

Work: Transamerica in Market Value Reporting

Family: Wife Amanda, Children: Jaxson, Mackenzie, Kendall.

Favorite First Federal Memory: All of the employees over the years. I enjoy coming in to a friendly face. The employees are what makes First Federal great.


Lost or Stolen Debit Card

If your ATM/Debit card is lost or stolen, contact us immediately at 319-362-3171. After regular business hours, please call 1-800-472-3272 to receive immediate assistance