CFC has four classes of electric member-owners:
Class A, B, C and D member-owners are each entitled to one vote in CFC elections.
In addition, CFC provides services to associate members. Associates are not-for-profit cooperatives that are owned, controlled or operated by Class A, B or C members. They provide non-electric services primarily for the benefit of consumers. Associates are not entitled to vote in CFC elections.
CFC also provides services to telecommunications systems that are members of Rural Telephone Finance Cooperative (RTFC).
CFC’s membership as of May 31, 2017, consisted of:
In addition, CFC had 48 associates, including RTFC, as of May 31, 2017.
CFC provides financing to members in 48 states, the District of
Columbia and two U.S. territories.