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Welcome to Neighbors Capital Area Foundation

Our Mission

The mission of the Neighbors Capital Area Foundation is to create and support education-focused & community-driven initiatives in the greater Baton Rouge area.

The Neighbors Capital Area Foundation is our opportunity to give back through education initiatives and organization-wide volunteer efforts. As the Foundation grows, we look forward to seeing the continued impact we can have on the community we serve.

Steve Webb, President and CEO of Neighbors Federal Credit Union

Project Grants for Public Schools

The Foundation’s newest initiative, PGPS offers K-12 public schools the opportunity to apply for funding for projects that exhibit a lasting impact on the school and community. Our Fall application period is now closed and award recipients will be notified by the end of September 2022. The next round of applications will open on January 2, 2023.

Neighbors Way Tuition Assistance Award

Established in 2018, the Neighbors Way Tuition Assistance Award aims to subsidize the cost of tuition for local students entering their first year of college.

Neighbors Day

Each year NFCU’s 250 employees gather for Neighbors Day – a city-wide day of service to give back to the Greater Baton Rouge Area. Neighbors Day is Monday, October 10, 2022.

Clays for a Cause

The Foundation will host its 9th annual Clays for a Cause sporting clays tournament on Friday, October 21, 2022, with proceeds benefiting the Neighbors Way Tuition Assistance Award.