Bank Independent honored multiple First Responder groups in the month of April that included donations made to local charities from Bank Independent Team Members.
Bank Independent sponsored 44 Shoals area high school juniors and seniors from 12 schools to participate in the Alabama Bankers Association Legislative Day event in Montgomery on Wednesday, April 13.
Sheffield, Ala. – Tuesday, April 26, 2022 – Bank Independent will kick off its ninth annual Shelter Share drive to benefit local animal shelters on May 2nd. All locations of Bank Independent will serve as donation points for pet food and supplies designated for local animal shelters. Bank Independent will close the drive on May 20th with Adoption Day sponsoring the adoption application fee for animals adopted from partner shelters.
Bank Independent distributed over $21,338 in cash donations along with 4,408 items of non-perishable food in support of the eighth annual Food Share drive “Feed a Family for $5 with Food Share” campaign. These donations created a financial impact of $34,562 for local food banks across North Alabama and area families in need.
Sheffield, Ala. – Monday, March 07, 2022 – Bank Independent is pleased to announce the promotion of DeMarco McClain to the position of City President of Huntsville. In this new role, McClain will leverage relationships across the organization to effectively lead efforts in the city market.
Sheffield, Ala. – Monday, February 28, 2022 – The Bank Independent “Feed a Family for $5” campaign returns March 7 through 25 as part of the 8th annual Food Share drive to benefit local food banks. Donations of non-perishable food items and cash can be dropped off at any Bank location, directly through strategic partner businesses, or by the PayPal link found on bibank.com/help. Bank Independent works with local partner organizations across their seven-county footprint to ensure donations are distributed to area families in need.
Sheffield, Ala. – Friday, January 07, 2022 – Bank Independent, headquartered in Sheffield, Ala, is proud to announce the internal promotions of team members Heather McCollister, and Cynthia Webster.
Sheffield, Ala. – Tuesday, December 14, 2021 – Over 4,108 toys and $1,981.29 in cash were donated in the eleventh annual Bank Independent Toy Share drive between November 12 and December 3, 2021. All donations were distributed to local children in need through partner organizations across North Alabama in time for the holidays. Bank Independent donated an additional $11,000 to Toy Share partner organizations to match the $11,000 seven customers won during the Seven Weeks of Winning and Giving sweepstakes.
Sheffield, Ala.− Monday, November 29, 2021– Bank Independent has been named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2021. This marks the third year in a row this prestigious honor was awarded to the Bank.
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