About Us

CGMA Core Values

Our Core Values

Organization Overview

Coast Guard Mutual Assistance is administered by:

  • The Board of Directors
  • The staff of CGMA-HQ, and
  • Representatives at selected duty stations

Coast Guard Officer
Coast Guard Unit

Mission Statement

To support the financial resilience of the Coast Guard community.

Vision Statement

Always Ready through our steadfast commitment to responsible financial management, equipped with adaptable, innovative, and inclusive solutions to help our own navigate dynamic financial challenges.

Coast Guard Small Boats
Coast Guard Small Boat Crew

Guiding Principles

All actions of Coast Guard Mutual Assistance Board of Directors members, Representatives and staff members are governed by the following principles:

  • To help members of the Coast Guard family achieve autonomous financial well-being.
  • To foster self-respect and self-worth.
  • To assure applications for financial assistance are treated confidentially.
  • To treat all members of the Coast Guard community in an honorable and respectful manner.
  • To provide assistance in a timely manner.
  • To consistently apply our guidelines and principles fairly and equitably to all.
  • To make decisions based on the merits of individual cases.


CGMA believes in and strives to practice absolute adherence to a policy of fair treatment. At all times, we will provide an environment that promotes dignity, respect, fairness, equity, and inclusion. These are essential ingredients to the sustainment of operational excellence, a positive office climate and a healthy work environment. All CGMA personnel and representatives will comport themselves in accordance with all Coast Guard civil rights and equal opportunity policies at all times.

Coast Guard Members
Coast Guard Core Policy

Coast Guard Affiliation

Established and operated by Coast Guard people for Coast Guard people, we recognize and support the Coast Guard core values of:

  • Honor
  • Respect
  • Devotion to duty