Press Release

First Bank contributes to Forest Hills Country Club

Written by: Susan Richwine |


Richmond, Indiana – First Bank Richmond announced today that they will donate $25,000 to Forest Hills Country Club.
Nestled in more than 162 rolling acres on the southeast side of Richmond, Indiana, Forest Hills Country Club offers an exciting array of opportunities for everyone. With the richness and depth of the community's premier country club, Forest Hills provides its members and their guests a myriad of social, recreational, and relaxing opportunities, from playing eighteen holes of golf on a beautiful, challenging course to splashing in the pool to enjoying fine dining with friends indoors or outdoors on the patio, overlooking the golf course. The contribution will be applied to the Rose Room renovations within the club.

“The contribution received from the First Bank Foundation will allow us the capability of attracting businesses to hold meetings and events with new and updated technology in the First Bank Rose Room.” – Tara See, General Manager, Forest Hills Country Club

First Bank Richmond is committed to be an integral partner to the communities in which they serve. Since 1887, not only have they provided their community with sound financial products and services, they have also fostered a philanthropic commitment that has made a significant impact through the dedication of their organization’s resources, talents and time. This commitment is facilitated through the following channels:

  • Financial support pledged through contributions and event sponsorships. In 2019, they proudly donated more than $400,000 to local not-for-profit organizations.

  • Board/employee leadership and participation with local not-for-profit organizations. 65% of their staff served on a board or a committee and collectively volunteered over 3,000 service hours to local not-for-profit organizations.

  • Donations (in-kind) and fundraising efforts to promote local initiatives.

For more information concerning First Bank Richmond’s Community Foundation or local sponsorships and contributions, please contact Ms. Kimberly Poinsett, Vice President Community Relations at 765-973-4258 or kpoinsett@firstbankrichmond.com

 

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First Bank Richmond is an Indiana state-chartered commercial bank headquartered in Richmond, Indiana. The bank was originally established in 1887 as an Indiana state-chartered mutual savings and loan association. First Bank Richmond provides full banking services to individuals and businesses through its eight branches located in Indiana and five branches and one loan production office in Ohio. The Ohio offices currently operate as Mutual Federal, a division of First Bank Richmond.

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