ABOUT NIKKEI, OUR HISTORY AND FUTURE
Banking for All Generations
Nikkei Credit Union is a progressive, full-service financial institution serving the Japanese American Community in Southern California. We provide quality service as a not-for-profit financial cooperative, owned and democratically controlled by our membership.
September 29, 1951: Twelve members pooled their funds together and founded Gardena Valley Japanese Credit Union.
Change is Good
1998: Our growth and success gave us reason to recharge with a new name and new look - Nikkei Credit Union.
Expanding Our Horizons
June 11, 2019: We opened our doors to Mabuhay Credit Union, a division of Nikkei Credit Union that serves the Filipino community.
With over 4,700 Members and $86 Million in assets, we're prouder than ever of our success - and we strive to offer Banking for All Generations.
To be the financial service choice for the Nikkei community.
To provide quality financial products through personalized service and innovation.
Our Core Values
Strive for Excellence - Embrace Change
One Team. One Goal.
Empower Yourself through Knowledge
Safeguard Member's Privacy and Financial Interests
Kodomo No Tame Ni - For the Sake of the Children
Inspire Trust, Be Ethical: Do the Right Thing
Be Passionate about Delivering Exceptional Experiences
Treat Everyone with Respect, Sincerity, and Compassion