#CampFire Information For Members

SCCU-TLK Foundation Camp Fire Relief Fund

SCCU TLK Foundation Camp Fire Relief FundSierra Central and the TLK Foundation have partnered to raise funds in support of those affected by the Camp Fire.

100% of the collected funds raised through donations will be distributed through local non-profit organizations and will be properly vetted as trusted and well managed emergency service providers as will Camp Fire survivor applicants who apply.

For more information, email cfrf@sccu4u.com or visit tlkfoundation.org
501(c)(3) Tax ID#68-0360977

For up-to-date information on the recent Camp Fire you can visit www.buttecountyrecovers.org 

1-28-2019, our Paradise branch is now open for business.

ATM Access:

  • The CO-OP ATM network (30,000 ATMs Nationwide) is available at no cost for Sierra Central members. Logo for Co-op Network
  • Any ATM that displays the CO-OP logo can be used,  to find an ATM near you click on this CO-OP logo.
  • If you are unable to use a CO-OP ATM, save any receipts where you were charged an ATM fee and we will reimburse you.

Your SCCU Debit Card:

If you do not have your SCCU Debit Card and need a replacement, visit one of the above locations and they will be able to provide you with an instant issue card.

Sierra Central Emergency/Disaster Relief Loan Program:

For Sierra Central Members that have been affected by a recent disaster, an unsecured loan offering up to $5,000. When applying please provide proof of residence or employment that you are located in the affected area. Whether you have suffered property damage or incurred expenses from being forced to evacuate.

  • Interest rate of 0.00% APR for up to and including 24 months
  • Interest rate of 2.00% APR for 25 months up to 60 months
  • Term up to 60 months
  • First payment will be 90 days from the date of funding
  • Minimum payment will be $50 per month
  • The loan proceeds may not be used to pay off existing debt.

Also a rapid approval for payment extensions up to two months and speedy review and approval of requests for modification of existing loans.  SCCU Members affected by the Camp Fire, your requests for extensions or loan modifications will be reviewed on a priority basis.

Please Contact Us: 

  • To update your contact information (address, phone number, email address).
  • To report a loss of an auto, RV, boats and/or trailers that is financed with us.
  • To report a total loss or damage to your home that is financed with us. For First Mortgage, Second Mortgage or Home Equity.

Information for those affected by the Camp Fire:

You are asked to register with FEMA, even if you are not planning to request a disaster loan. (IMPORTANT NOTE: You will be disqualified for all grants and/or low-interest disaster loans if you do not register).

There are three ways to register with FEMA:

  1. Online at DisasterAssistance.gov
  2. Download the FEMA mobile app
  3. Call FEMA and register by phone at (800) 621-3362

For up-to-date information on the recent Camp Fire you can visit www.buttecountyrecovers.org 

A few helpful attachments that you can download and/or print:

Current evacuation centers:

People interested in volunteering can call 530-899-3873.

Missing:  People looking for loved ones are encouraged to check safeandwell.org , and check with family and friends.

Getting updates on the Camp Fire from Social Media: 

You can get the latest updates on the Camp Fire from officials and media using social media on your smartphone or computer. Use caution when getting information from social media. Tweets and posts may not be accurate. You can monitor the hashtag #CampFire across social media. The main Twitter accounts that are sharing emergency updates can be found below:


The Cal Fire information hotline is 530-538-7826.

For up-to-date information on the recent Camp Fire you can visit www.buttecountyrecovers.org