Who Can Join

Membership Requirements

Eligible field of membership for America's First Network Credit Union includes employees, facility, students, and pensioner retirees or annuitant retirees of the following:

  • Unilever
  • Fairfield University
  • Fairfield Preparatory
  • Cartus
  • Manpower Group
  • Sodexo
  • City of Ansonia
  • Credit Union League of Connecticut
  • Ansonia Board of Education
  • A Child’s Garden Day Care Nursery
  • Advanced Grinding Technology, Inc.
  • Alpla, Inc.
  • Birmingham Group Health Services
  • BHcare F/K/A Birmingham Group HS
  • Coordinated Transportation Solutions
  • Dynaray, Inc.
  • Elizabeth Arden Research and Development Center
  • Emergi-Lite, Inc.
  • Town of East Hartford
  • East Hartford Youth Services
  • East Hartford Housing Authority
  • Employees of Rogers Corporation
  • Employees of Rogers Corporation who work in Carol Stream, IL or Chandler AZ
  • Salesmen or employees of sales offices of Rogers Corporation who are paid from Killingly, CT
  • Connecticut Natural Gas and/or members belonging to the Connecticut Independant Utility Workers Union.
  • Capitol Region Medical Reserve Corporation (including volunteers) 


  • Farrel Corporation
  • Genco Distribution System
  • Guilford Mortgage Services, LLC
  • Hancock Engineering, Inc.
  • Macke Co.
  • Powerlite, Inc.
  • Prince Sports, Inc.
  • Pritchard Industries of New England
  • PVH Corporation
  • Sherwood-Davis & Geck
  • SHW, Inc.
  • Silgan Plastics, Inc.
  • Valley Tool & Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Van Den Bergh Food Company
  • Water’s Edge Inn & Resort
  • Warnaco, Inc.
  • Whole Life, Inc.
  • Town of East Haven, Board of Education and Library employees.
  • East Hartford Visiting Nurses Association
  • East Hartford CERT (Community Emergency Response Team)
  • The following branches of the U.S. Department of Defense:
    • DCMA (Defense Contract Management Agency)
    • DCAA (Defense Contract Audit Agency)
  • Enterprise Car Sales/Rental of East Hartford




Immediate Family and Household of employees of the groups listed above are also eligible for membership.

Immediate Family - is defined as grandparent, parent, spouse, siblings, child or grandchild.  For the purposes of this definition, immediate family member includes adopted children, stepparents, stepchildren and step siblings.
Household - is defined as persons living in the same residence and who maintain a single economic unit.  This includes any person who is permanent member of and participates in the maintenance of the household, including family members, domestic partners, foster children and legal guardian relationship.  While roommates in a single residence would meet this definition, a fraternity, sorority or nursing home is excluded from this definition.

  • Also included are family members of persons who died while within the field of membership of this Credit Union, employees of this Credit Union, persons retired as pensioners or annuitants from the above employment, and organizations of members.

If you are unsure if you qualify for membership, simply contact your local branch and ask!

To join, eligible candidates must purchase and maintain one share (“membership share”) in a Share Savings Account. This one share value is the minimum balance requirement for a Share Savings Account. The current value of a membership share is $5.