First Financial Federal Credit Union

The First Financial Foundation

Since 1994, First Financial Federal Credit Union has supported the Monmouth & Ocean County communities with the Erma Dorrer Scholarship Program. Today, that program has been extended into the First Financial Foundation to assist charitable organizations and it supports a variety of local programs within our community.

2014-2015 Board Members

Issa Stephan – Chairperson
Nancy Culp – Treasurer
Jessica Revoir – Secretary
Matthew Brazinski – Member
Nicole Andretta – Member  

Erma Dorrer Literary Scholarship Program

For 2014, we have awarded (4) $500 scholarships to the following students:

  • Demonica Britt (Seton Hall University)
  • Carly Burrus (Coastal Carolina University)
  • Michael Perry (Boston College)
  • Kimberly Rogers (Georgian Court University)

2014 First Financial Foundation Scholarship Winners

Pictured above from left to right: Kimberly Rogers, Demonica Britt, Michael Perry, Issa Stephan (President/CEO), and Carly Burrus.

For terms & conditions of the 2014 Erma Dorrer Literary Scholarship, click here

To learn more about our 2014 scholarship winners, click here to view our blog post.

Grocery Store Club Cards: Donate 1% of Your Bill to the Community!

Just by doing your regular grocery shopping at Pathmark, Foodtown, and A&P (in New Jersey), you can help the First Financial Foundation grow.  In order for 1% of your grocery bill to be donated back to the Foundation to help support local classroom grants and college scholarships, fill out this brief survey with your club card information if you shop at A&P or Foodtown - and we will register the card for you.  All you need to enter is your name, zip code, email address, and your club card number or the phone number you registered your card with. If you shop at Pathmark, you need to go to the customer service desk and get a free Community Rewards Card or click here for a short video on how to get started.

It's that simple, and 1% of your regular grocery purchases will be  donated on your behalf and goes directly toward education in Monmouth and Ocean Counties.  Thank you for your support!

Contact Us

Email us at

Send any written requests to:

First Financial Foundation
P.O. Box 1172
Toms River, NJ 08754-1172

The First Financial Federal Credit Union Foundation is a non-profit working to support a variety of community programs and organizations throughout Monmouth and Ocean Counties. We direct 100% of your contributions to programs because all administrative expenses are paid for by First Financial Federal Credit Union.