Corn stalks, straw bales, leaves and scarecrows! During our “Rake in Your Rewards” promotion all of our branches have been enjoying decorating and getting into the season! Our Cadillac locations showcase some of the beautiful colors of autumn.
Firstbank-Mt. Pleasant is excited to again be taking food and cash donations leading up to this holiday season.
In 2010, Firstbank-Mt. Pleasant was able to raise 670 lbs. of food for local charities and food pantries. Among these organizations were Isabella Community Soup Kitchen, Helping Hands Food Pantry, American Legion, God's Helping Hands, Salvation Army, Christian Community of Fellowship Food Pantry, St. Vincent DePaul, and Community Action Agency.
The drive will run from Monday, October 24th, and run through Friday, November 11th. Stop by any of the thirteen branches to make your donation!
In 2010, Firstbank-West Michigan participated in a food drive to support local organizations. Through generous contributions from employees, customers, and local residents, Firstbank-West Michigan was able to raise 484.3 lbs. of food along with $483.88 to help buy necessities for those who need it.
Among the organizations were Belding Ministerial Association, Zion United Methodist Food Pantry, Saranac Community Church, Flat River Outreach Ministries Local Food Pantry, Love, Inc. of Hastings, and Mana's Market in Woodland.
Firstbank-West Michigan is proud to take donations again this year, beginning on Monday, October 24th, and ending Friday, November 11th. Stop by any of the Belding, Ionia, Lowell, Hastings, Woodland, or Sunfield locations to help contribute to a great cause!
This year, our West Branch locations will again be participating in a Community Food Drive. The drive begins on Monday, October 24th, and runs through Friday, November 11th. All food collected is distributed to food pantries in the local communities that our bank serves.
Last year, the offices of Firstbank - West Branch raised 1,821 lbs. of food! The majority of the food went to the Ogemaw County Food Pantry. Various churches also received contributions.
We are pleased to accept any food or cash donations at our West Branch locations again this year.
This year, our Alma locations will again be participating in a Community Food Drive. The drive begins on Monday, October 24th, and runs through Friday, November 11th. All food collected is distributed to food pantries in the local communities that our bank serves.
Last year, the offices of Firstbank - Alma raised over 2,950.68 pounds of food! Some of the benefitting organizations were East Washington United Brethren Church, Comission on Aging, Salvation Army, Merrill Community Sharing Project, Community Food Basket Program, and Montcalm County Baby Pantry.
We are pleased to accept any food or cash donations at our Alma locations again this year.
We welcome Tina MacQuarrie as new branch manager of our M-76 office!
Firstbank–West Branch is pleased to announce that Rozzanne Perryman and Chris Tecmire have been promoted to Assistant Vice President. Rozzanne is located at the Main Office in West Branch and serves as a mortgage and consumer loan officer. Chris is located at the Hansen House in West Branch and will continue in the commercial loan department as officer and credit analyst. Stop by to visit Rozzanne and Chris, and congratulate them on their recent promotions.
Derek Naylor Promoted to Vice President at Keystone
Tom Schlueter, President and Chief Executive Officer at Keystone Community Bank, announced that Derek T. Naylor was promoted to Vice President at the Bank's August Board Meeting. "Derek joined Keystone in July 2004, and over the years has accepted many new responsibilities, including Portage Office Manager, oversight of our Bank's residential mortgage lending, and most recently, Lending Compliance for our Bank" said Schlueter.
Derek graduated from Western Michigan University in August 1999 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, after graduating from Portage Central High School in 1992.
Schlueter comments, "Derek wears a lot of hats at Keystone and his duties are very important to the success of our Bank."
West Branch is planning to hold another Shred Day this fall.
Bring us your unneeded sensitive documents for free document shredding and destruction!
Saturday, October 1
Hanson House (next to China Inn)
601 W. Houghton Ave.
West Branch, MI 48661
Employees of Keystone Community Bank gathered at Binder Park Zoo for the summer picnic.
Part of the spread of delicious food, which was catered by Mangia Mangia.
Some of the Keystone staff enjoying their lunch.