Press Release

First Bank contributes to local non-profits, 2nd quarter, 2023

Written by: Susan Richwine  |  

Richmond, Indiana – First Bank Richmond announced that they made the following contributions to local not-for-profit organizations during the months of April-June of 2023.

The organizations that received these contributions include the following:

  • Cardinal Greenway Trail; $5,000 (Annual Contribution)
  • Civic Theatre Performing Arts; $15,000 (2023-24 Performing Arts Season)
  • Cambridge City Main Street; $3,000 (New Summer Concert Series)
  • Wayne County Women’s Fund; $5,000 (Annual Contribution)
  • Earlham College Men’s and Women’s Golf; $4,000 (Contribution)
  • Amigos Richmond Latino Center; $7,500 (Annual Contribution)
  • Cope Environmental Center; $5,000 (Annual Contribution)
  • Wayne County Fair; $4,000 (Contribution for the Entertainment Tent)
  • Elk’s Parkinson’s Event; $5,000 (Annual Contribution)
  • Richmond Art Museum; $10,000 (2023-24 Events and Secret Garden Tour)
  • Reid Health; $10,000 (Kaleidoscope Ball and Reid Ride)
  • Richmond Shakespeare; $5,000 (Summer Performances)
  • Family YMCA; $3,000 (Contribution for Youth Sports Program)


“First Bank is pleased to support the Richmond Community through our financial contributions to local non-profit organizations. Partnering with these organizations is essential to maintaining a strong, caring community.” - Kimberly Poinsett, Vice President – Community Relations, First Bank Richmond

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, but 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 2022, they proudly donated more than $620,000 to local not-for-profit organizations.
  • Board/employee leadership and participation with local not-for-profit organizations. Last year, 50% of their staff served on a board or a committee.
  • 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

First Bank Richmond is a community-oriented financial institution headquartered in Richmond, Indiana. 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. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.