Giving Back Is Key

First State Bank of the Florida Keys congratulates Susan Larson, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Compliance and BSA Officer, and Lori Henriquez, Loan Servicing Supervisor, on their twenty-fifth anniversaries with the Bank.


First State Bank of the Florida Keys donated over 60 reusable grocery bags to the Key West Fire Department to help them Go Green. Firefighters from all three Key West stations visit the grocery store regularly to purchase supplies for their shifts. These bags will go a long way towards helping to reduce the department’s environmental footprint and set a great example for eco-friendly best practices.

Our volunteers at the 24th Annual Pigeon Key Art Festival on February 4th. The event offers art and historical elements, entertainment, and children’s activities with educational programming, highlighting the Pigeon Key Foundation’s important preservation, research and marine biology projects.

First State Bank's Nola Acker presents a check to Deena Hogeland for Island Dolphin Care in Key Largo.

First State Bank Volunteers at the 35th Annual Children’s Day Festival at Bayview Park in Key West (L-R) Rayleen Nungaray, Sergio Castillo,  Maria Rodriguez, Brittany Figueredo (kneeling, left), Moolah the Manatee, Yoshi Bujek, Lisbey Mira, Yaselin Rodriguez (kneeling, right), and Michelle Gil.

First State Bank’s Islamorada team gathers donations for United Way’s “Stuff the Bus”.  First State Bank branches promoted and collected items for “Stuff the Bus”, a three day campaign for the community to stuff local buses with back-to-school supplies for needy students in Monroe County.


First State Bank of the Florida Keys is supporting the Coldwell Banker Schmitt Charitable Foundation’s (CWBSF) “Dancing through the Decades” fundraiser to be held September 10th at the Islander Resort in Islamorada.

The event will feature classic music from the 50’s through the millennium, costume prizes, and table vignettes from each decade to allow guests to take a stroll down memory lane.

First State Bank volunteers helped raise money for Literacy Volunteers of America - Monroe County, Inc. booth at the 36th Annual Hemingway Days Street Fair.

Pictured L-R:   Kim Alvarez and Lourdes Gutierrez 

First State Bank volunteers helped raise money for the Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage and Wesley House Family Services Society at the Mel Fisher Days Celebration in Key West.

Pictured L-R:  Carmen Marrero and Lourdes Gutierrez

First State Bank of the Florida Keys awarded the 12th Annual Diego L. Caso Scholarship to Key West High School graduate Kevin Cheng.