Apply for Classroom Cash

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Calling all K-5 teachers, librarians, and counselors. We know you are covering more classroom expenses out of pocket these days. So, we’re excited to offer Classroom Cash again this year to help offset some of those costs!

Starting Sept. 1, 2023, you can apply for Classroom Cash online at We will accept applications through Oct. 31, 2023, and recipients of Classroom Cash will be notified by Jan. 15, 2024.

We typically award between $100 to $200, which can be used toward books, musical instruments, field trips – really anything that can help you bolster your classroom.

Supporting education and teachers has extra meaning for us at TwinStar. We started as a credit union for teachers. Our founders were teachers. Throughout our 85-year history, we’ve stayed true to our educational roots and take immense pride in supporting local education and literary efforts. 

For eligibility requirements and selection criteria, please visit our Classroom Cash page

Please note that Classroom Cash must be processed through your school district. If you’re a recipient, your district will be notified at the same time as you, and the funds will be directed to the district. 

Some districts opt not to participate in Classroom Cash, which could make you ineligible. Check to make sure your district is participating in Classroom Cash before you apply.

Classroom Cash Application

Application deadline is October 31, 2023.