Our New Thunderbird Branch

Stay updated on all the details of our move from Cactus to Thunderbird, including our Grand Opening!

Cactus Closes

Last day: February 23, 2024

Thunderbird Opens

First day: February 26, 2024

Grand Opening Celebration

March 15, 2024

cactus is out. thunderbird is in. 

We prioritize member service + security. That’s why we are so excited to be relocating our Cactus Branch (currently located at 11829 N. 28th Drive) to 43rd Avenue + Thunderbird Road!

Thunderbird Branch Address

4141 West Thunderbird Road

Phoenix, AZ 85053

Cactus Branch Closed

Effective February 26, 2024

time to put the 'thunder' in thunderbird

The wait is finally over, and we're thrilled to invite you to our Thunderbird Branch! Now that our team has had some time to spread their wings and feel out their new nest, it’s time to celebrate this new branch designed to serve you better.

Join us on March 15th for our Thunderbird Grand Opening for special treats + a chance to win exciting prizes!


Friday, March 15, 2024

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM


4141 W. Thunderbird Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85053 

southeast corner of 43rd Avenue + Thunderbird Road

bonus offer for journey accounts

Offer Details:

New members ages 18-22 receive $100 to open a Journey Checking account with SunWest when you meet the following requirements*:

  • Enroll in e-statements when you open your account
  • Make 15 or more purchases on your SunWest debit card within 60 days

enter to win

Each SunWest member that visits our new Thunderbird Branch during our Grand Opening will receive 1 free raffle entry. Up your chances to win while supporting a great cause by purchasing 10 additional raffle tickets for $5.

All proceeds will go to Thrive AZ, a local nonprofit that helps families stay together and supports young adults aging out of foster care. Click on the logo below to learn more!

let’s see those prizes

  • Hole in One Golf Bundle: $60 Club Twirl Golf Lounge gift card, Titleist Pro V1 golf balls, golf accessories
  • Highly Caffeinated Coffee Bundle: $50 Starbucks gift card, 2 Starbucks drinkware items, 1 pound of whole bean Sumatra coffee
  • We Got Your Groceries Bundle: $100 Sprouts gift card, shopping totes, various snacks
  • Sweet as Sugar Bundle: $50 Desert Swirl gift card, 1 quart ice cream maker, ice cream scoop, popsicle mold
  • Hall-Mark Your Calendar Bundle: $50 Hallmark Stores gift card, Hallmark gift and greeting card set, 2 Hallmark mugs

Click to view full contest details for rules and exclusions

stay connected

Follow us on Instagram @sunwestfcu for the latest updates and behind-the-scenes moments leading up to the Grand Opening event.

Save the date and be part of this exciting milestone in our journey. We can't wait to welcome you to our new Thunderbird Branch!

Branch Relocation FAQ

Why are you moving from the current Cactus Branch location?
What changes can I expect at the new Thunderbird location?
Where will the new Cacust Branch be located?
I have a loan with you - Who do I mail payment or any necessary documentation to?
How can members stay informed about this relocation?
*Offer valid only on the Grand Opening event date, March 15, 2024. To be eligible for the $100 bonus deposit, individuals must open a Journey Account on the day of the Grand Opening. Applicants must be between the ages of 18 to 22. Journey Accounts must be opened with both a savings and a checking account. A minimum deposit of $5 to the savings is required, representing your “share” in the credit union. This is not a fee and will be returned to you in the event you close the account. Account applicants must meet SunWest membership eligibility and the following requirements: (1) Applicants must not have any previous or existing SunWest Credit Union accounts. (2) You must sign up for electronic statements within 30 days of account opening. (3) The account must remain open for a minimum of 90 days to qualify for the $100 bonus deposit. (4) Account holders must use their SunWest debit card for a minimum of (15) transactions within the first 60 days of account opening. Please note that ATM transactions and cash advances do not qualify as part of the 15 transactions. The $100 bonus deposit will be funded after 90 days of account opening if all requirements are met.


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