First State Bank's Nola Acker presents a check to Deena Hogeland for Island Dolphin Care in Key Largo.
Giving Back Is Key
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.
First State Bank of the Florida Keys supported Fair Insurance Rates of Monroe County (FIRM) at their annual Father’s Day Golf Tournament.
The Bank provided a hole sponsorship and water for the event. The Annual Golf Tournament raises money to support FIRM’s fight against unfair windstorm and flood rates increases in Monroe County.
First State Bank volunteers joined Wesley House Family Services and The Rotary Club of Key West in support of Monroe County children at the 2nd Annual “Unity in the Community” Bike Ride.
The event featured a routed bike ride around the community, children’s and police booths, free bicycle helmets, and snow cones. All monies raised help support dental care for children in Monroe County.
First State Bank of the Florida Keys will sponsor the Ninth Annual Key Colony Beach Kids Fishing Derby on June 18th from 7am – 3 pm.
“First State Bank is always there to help make this local event a success,” said Fundraising Director for Key Colony Beach Fishing and Boating Club Joey Raspe. “We are grateful to have their support in maintaining a family friendly environment in our community.”