Press Release

First Bank contributes to local non-profits in 4th Quarter

Written by: Susan Richwine  |  

Richmond, Indiana – First Bank Richmond announced that they made the following contributions to local not for profit organizations in 4Q 2020. The organizations who received these contributions include the following:

  • United Way of Wayne County $43,303.90 (Corporate contribution and employee pledges)
  • Richmond Civic Theater $5,000 (Annual Donation)
  • Wayne County Historical Museum $5,000 (Annual Donation)
  • Cope Environmental Center $5,000 (Annual Donation)
  • Model T Museum $1,500 (Annual Donation)

“First Bank is pleased to support the Richmond Community through our financial support of non-profit organizations. Partnering with these organizations is essential during this time when so many groups are struggling financially to keep their doors open.” - Kimberly Poinsett, Vice President – Community Relations, First Bank Richmond

First Bank Richmond is committed to being 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 2020, they proudly donated more than $500,000 to local not-for-profit organizations.
  • Board/employee leadership and participation with local not-for-profit organizations. Last year, 60% 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


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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.

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