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By Members, For Members – Always

Excellence In Service Since 1936.

From the beginning, Adventure Credit Union has been a not-for-profit organization owned and governed by members, focused on helping them improve their financial well-being. We strongly believe in and adhere to the credit union philosophy of people helping people, and we constantly strive to provide the best value in the marketplace.

Beginning in 1936, to each new member we welcome today, Adventure remains committed to helping members make the most of their money.  

Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Adventure has grown into the 45th largest credit union in the state and the 751st largest in the United States, serving over 30,000 members with 140 employees. We continue to look for new and progressive ways to meet the financial needs of our members through time-saving, easy access and cost-effective financial services.

While there are many changes all around us, Adventure remains dedicated to improving your banking experience, keeping it local, personal and tailored while bringing you good value.  As always, we welcome your feedback.

Read more about our Michigan Craft Banking philosophy and access our Annual Reports to see the details our A+ financial health rating.


Adventure Credit Union was selected as one of the "101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For" in 2016. The Best and the Brightest judges look for businesses with unique and creative thought processes with support from senior management and policy makers. They search for above-average programs, services, and solutions for employees. Only companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approach can be selected.

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For is a program of the Michigan Business and Professional Association which celebrates the winning companies that are making better business, creating richer lives, and building a stronger community. They leverage a depth of programs and community initiatives that positively impact businesses statewide.

An independent research firm evaluates each company's entry based on key measures in various categories. They include Compensation, Benefits and Employee Solutions; Employee Enrichment, Engagement and Retention; Employee Education and Development; Recruitment Selection and Orientation; Employee Achievement and Recognition; Communication and Shared Vision; Diversity and Inclusion; Work-Life Balance; Community Initiatives; Strategic Company Performance and the Best of the Best Small Business.

We are very proud and honored to be chosen as one of this year's winners. Thank you!

Adventure was notified by CUNA (Credit Union National Association) in June, 2016, that the credit union ranked #80 out of the nation's top 200 credit unions for superb financial health by DepositAccounts.com. Adventure Credit Union received an A+ financial health rating!

From the list of over 6,600 credit unions, DepositAccounts.com recognizes those who have shown exceptional fiduciary responsibility in its 2016 edition of the top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America.

Each year DepositAccounts.com, the largest online publication in the United States dedicated to banking information for consumers, evaluates the financial health of every federally insured credit union in the nation. Each is graded on a number of factors, including capitalization, deposit growth, and loan to reserve ratios, to determine a comprehensive health score.

You can be a member of Adventure Credit Union if you live, work, worship, or attend school in the following counties: Allegan, Barry, Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, Kent, Livingston, Newaygo, Ottawa, and Shiawassee. Our charter also allows us to serve people with disabilities who reside in Michigan and businesses who provide disability related services, as well as the employees of 500+ employer groups, unions and associations in the West Michigan and Lansing areas.

Additionally, Adventure membership is offered to persons related to a current member and people who reside in the same household as a current credit union member. For-profit and non-profit businesses and associations and their employees who are affiliated with the healthcare profession in the State of Michigan are also eligible for Adventure membership.