Once you join DCU, you can remain a member of our credit union for life
If you are a member of one of these participating organizations or if you join one, you are automatically eligible to join DCU. Once you join DCU, you can remain a member for life. Each of these organizations is open to everyone.
- Merrimack River Watershed Council (MRWC) – A nonprofit organization whose mission is to protect and preserve the Merrimack River watershed in northeastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire, and expand public access to its natural beauty. Our constituency--individuals, businesses, municipalities and community groups--advocates for clean water, and works to protect open space, and enhance recreational opportunities along the river and its tributaries. You may join this organization when you open your DCU membership.
Memberships start at $35
Merrimack River Watershed Council, 60 Island Street, Suite 211-E, Lawrence, MA 01840 • 978-655-4742
- New England Chapter, PRRT&HS – A non-profit affiliate of the PRRT&HS dedicated to the study and historical preservation of the Pennsylvania Railroad and the fellowship of its members. Dues include the online quarterly publication The East Wind. A valid email address is required for membership. Membership in the national society is not required, but is strongly encouraged. You may join this organization when you open your DCU membership.
Annual dues are $15
New England Chapter, PRRT&HS, PO Box 624, Marlborough, MA 01752
New England Chapter, PRRT&HS Website
- OARS (Organization for the Assabet, Sudbury & Concord Rivers) – A non-profit organization whose mission is to protect, preserve, and enhance the natural and recreational features of the Assabet, Sudbury, and Concord rivers, their tributaries and watersheds, and to increase public awareness of the rivers' values as important natural resources. You may join this organization when you open your DCU membership.
Memberships start at $30
OARS, 23 Bradford St., Concord, MA 01742 • 978-369-3956
- Reach Out for Schools – A non-profit membership organization that raises money to fund classrooms and programs that benefit students. Most of the funds that we raise are used to adopt classrooms through Adopt-a-Classroom and to fund projects through Donors Choose. These programs allow teachers to purchase classroom resources with donated funds. You may join this organization when you open your DCU membership.
Memberships start at $10
Reach Out for Schools, PO Box 290, Tyngsborough, MA 01879
Reach Out for Schools Website
- SHOLAN FARMS – Sholan Farms is owned by the City of Leominster and operated by the Friends of Sholan Farms. The Friends of Sholan Farms is a community supported, non-profit organization. You may join this organization when you open your DCU membership.
Memberships start at $25
Sholan Farms, 1125 Pleasant Street, P.O. Box 632, Leominster, MA 01453 • 978-840-3276
Sholan Farms Website
- SOLF (Southborough Open Land Foundation) – SOLF helps maintain the rural character of Southborough, MA. It owns, through gifts, 126 acres that include open fields, woodlands, and watersheds. This non-profit organization, along with other community organizations, helped obtain a conservation restriction so that the 109-acre property, Chestnut Hill Farms, is preserved in its natural state for future generations. You may join this organization when you open your DCU membership.
Membership starts at $25
SOLF, PO Box 345, Southborough, MA 01772
- The Free Software Foundation – A nonprofit with a global mission to defend the freedoms of all computer users in an age where technology is a core influence in our lives. The FSF promotes free software, which guarantees essential freedoms for users, and campaigns against technologies which are malicious to users and harmful to society.
Memberships start at $120
- Worcester County Horticultural Society – Tower Hill Botanic Garden – Worcester County Horticultural Society is a non-profit horticultural and educational institution whose mission is advancing the science and encouraging and improving the practice of horticulture. The Society manages Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boylston. Members enjoy unlimited free admission to Tower Hill Botanic Garden, the quarterly newsletter Grow With Us!, and many other benefits.
Memberships start at $55
Tower Hill Botanic Garden, PO Box 598, Boylston, MA 01505-0598 • 508-869-6111
Tower Hill Website