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Nonprofit & Union Accounts

A Better Way to Do Good.

In addition to comprehensive business banking, CBB offers accounts especially designed for nonprofits serving the Bay Area.

  • NonProfit Kids

    Shared Commitment

    Like you, we care about the community we live in and are committed to making it better for people from all walks of life.

  • Customer Service

    Depth of Expertise

    We have extensive experience in meeting the needs of nonprofits of all sizes, as well as local business expertise.

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    Local Relationships

    Our relationship managers are experienced banking professionals with deep ties to their communities.

Checking Accounts

  • Best for ...

    Best for ...

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    Minimum Opening Deposit

  • Minimum Balance

    Minimum Balance

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

    Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

  • Accessibility

    Accessibility

COMMUNITY IMPACT CHECKING

  • Best for ...

    Nonprofit businesses with moderate transaction activity.

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    $500

  • Minimum Balance

    $500 to avoid a monthly $10 service charge.

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

    This account is not interest bearing.

  • Accessibility

    Access your nonprofit’s funds via check and if desired, debit card. Also accessible via online banking, mobile banking and electronic statements.

COMMUNITY IMPACT INTEREST CHECKING

  • Best for ...

    Nonprofits with higher average balances.

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    $1,000

  • Minimum Balance

    $2,000 to avoid a monthly $20 service charge.

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

  • Accessibility

    Access your nonprofit’s funds via check and if desired, debit card. Also accessible via online banking, mobile banking and electronic statements.

Savings Accounts & CDs

  • Best for ...

    Best for ...

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    Minimum Opening Deposit

  • Minimum Balance

    Minimum Balance

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

    Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

  • Eligible for Green Fund?

    Eligible for Green Fund?

COMMUNITY BUSINESS SAVINGS

  • Best for ...

    Nonprofits that need a flexible, low-risk saving solution that puts your money to work.

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    $500

  • Minimum Balance

    $500 to avoid a monthly $10 service charge.

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

  • Eligible for Green Fund?

COMMUNITY IMPACT MONEY MARKET

  • Best for ...

    A versatile savings solution with check access and higher interest.

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    $2,500

  • Minimum Balance

    $2,500 to avoid a $20 monthly service charge.

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

    0.05% – 0.40% depending on daily balance. See all Money Market rates

  • Eligible for Green Fund?

CERTIFICATES OF DEPOSIT

  • Best for ...

    Organizations that have extra funds that aren’t needed for day to day operations and want to earn higher interest rates.

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    $1,000

  • Minimum Balance

    Certificates of Deposit are intended to lock away your funds for a term of 3 months to 5 years. Withdrawing part of all of the funds in a CD may result in a penalty in the form of lost interest.

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

    0.35% – 1.06% depending on daily balance and length of term. See all CD rates

  • Eligible for Green Fund?

FLEXIBLE CERTIFICATES OF DEPOSIT

  • Best for ...

    Organizations that want to earn higher interest rates on extra funds but need more flexibility than a standard CD option.

  • Minimum Opening Deposit

    $2,500

  • Minimum Balance

    You may make one withdrawal during the 6-month or 12-month term without a penalty.

  • Annual Percentage Yield (APY)

    0.30% – 0.45% depending on length of term. See all CD rates

  • Eligible for Green Fund?

Bay Area Green Fund

Do you want to invest in other organizations that are making the Bay Area a better, healthier place? Through the Bay Area Green Fund, you can become a green impact depositor, supporting a cleaner environment and a more sustainable economy with every deposit you make.

Learn more about the Bay Area Green Fund
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Certificate of Deposit Account Registry Service

CDARS delivers the convenience of a direct relationship with one financial institution, combined with the security you get from FDIC insurance. If FDIC insurance is important to your nonprofit, we can place your funds at other financial institutions within the CDARS program where they will be insured up to $250,000 on top of funds on deposit at Community Bank of the Bay.

Not sure if it’s right for you? Our relationship managers can advise you on the right solution for your specific needs.

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Certificate of Deposit Account Registry Service

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Questions?

Contact us to get started. Give us a call, visit a branch, or fill out our contact form to begin the conversation.

Yes! In addition to our online banking services, the CBB mobile app allows you to manage your accounts, deposit checks, and review and approve scheduled transactions and Positive Pay exceptions. You can find it in the App Store or on Google Play.

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