First Peoples Community FCU

About First Peoples 

Our Mission

First Peoples Community Federal Credit Union is a member-owned cooperative committed to meeting the ongoing financial needs of its members in a safe, prudent, personal manner, with the best service possible. As a community credit union, we support the development and expansion of the community.

Our History

1960 - First Peoples Community Federal Credit Union (formerly known as Amcelle Employees Federal Credit Union) was organized to serve the financial needs of the employees and families of the Amcelle Corporation.

1975 - The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) approved an amendment to our charter enabling us to offer credit union services to employees or residents of Allegany County.

1983 - The NCUA approved another amendment to our charter allowing us to serve persons who reside or work in Mineral County, West Virginia.

1998 – The NCUA approved an expansion of our charter to include Garrett County, Maryland.

2001 - Somerset County, Pennsylvania was added to our service area. 

2017 - Washington County*, Maryland; Hampshire and Morgan Counties, West Virginia; Bedford and Fulton Counties, Pennsylvania were added to our service area.

Today First Peoples is a growing, financially sound organization with a committed group of members and employees. We constantly strive to improve upon the quality and quantity of member services.

*The following election districts in Washington County are eligible for membership: Cedar Lawn, Clear Spring, Hancock, Indian Springs, Maugansville, Williamsport, and Wilson's.