#1
SBA Lender Among Ohio Credit Unions

70,000+
Member Owners

7500+
Volunteer Hours Served in the Community (2019)

2020
Recipient of the Dora Maxwell Award for Social Responsibility

Since 1934

Telhio Credit Union has been a strong and stable financial institution in central Ohio since 1934. We are a not-for-profit, full-service financial institution cooperative, meaning our members are owners and can expect to receive high-quality financial services to meet all of their needs.

Telhio began as a credit union for Columbus Telephone Company employees. The expanded vision of our board of directors and management staff took our credit union beyond just that select group. We now serve all who live, work, worship and attend school in Central and Southwest Ohio, as well as Select Employer Groups (SEGs) across a variety of industries.

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Our Commitment

For decades, Telhio has been a strong financial institution that has served its members and community by providing extraordinary service and innovative financial solutions. Throughout our mission, we are guided by our three core values - caring, commitment, and integrity - which remain at the center of everything we do. Our Statement of Commitment contains six sections that address the philosophical views of Telhio management:

  1. Service to Members
  2. Member Education
  3. Government Involvement
  4. Public Service and Corporate Citizenship
  5. Diversity
  6. Commitment to the Credit Union Movement

Community Partners

Telhio is proud to partner with organizations doing important work throughout our communities in Central and Southwest Ohio. Whether it's by giving our time, talent, or treasure, Telhio is dedicated to supporting the local and national organizations that help children and families in the communities we serve.

A Community Development Financial Institution

Telhio is proud to be a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) share a common goal of expanding economic opportunity in low-income communities by providing access to financial products and services for local residents and businesses.

Annual Report and Audited Financials

Telhio encourages our members to stay informed with our latest news, as well as understand their financial standing of the credit union. Members can download our most recent annual reports and audited financial statements below.

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