Invested in Our Communities
How do you build a strong community?
Start with hard work, teamwork and dedication. Add resilience, perseverance and you have the city that faith built. We are proud to serve our communities and walk side by side with the families, organizations, and businesses that lift up our great community. At First Bank, you will find more than a century of continuous service and a strong history of putting our customers and our community first.
Coder Elementary Students Visit Our Aledo Branch
On April 14 students from Coder Elementary visited our Aledo branch. The students received financial education in the FDIC's Money Smart Program from President of Aledo, Dan Herbert, along with a workbook and pencil, and a green First Bank piggy bank or coin purse with fifty cents to encourage them to start saving money. They also took a tour of the bank and were provided lunch.
Casual for a Cause: January
The Center was our Casual for a Cause charity for the month of January. First Bank employees donated a total of $772.78 to support this organization.
Gifts for Neglected and Abused Children
First Bank partnered with the Wichita County Child Welfare Board to provide Christmas gifts for neglected and abused children who are in the legal custody of Child Protective Services. Our employees sponsored 44 children and provided more than 132 gifts and stocking stuffers. We hope to have made a difference in the lives of these children during this holiday season.
Operation Santa Claus
First Bank donated $1000 worth of toys to the Wichita Falls Professional Firefighters Association’s Operation Santa Claus to help provide toys for those in need this holiday season.
Supporting the Salvation Army
On November 29, First Bank employees rang the bell for the Salvation Army at the United in Burkburnett from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Wichita Falls employees will ring the bell on Tuesday, December 20 at Sam’s Club from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Paper for Zundy Elementary
Our community's schools and teachers never stop caring for our children, so we decided to give them some extra support today. First Bank's Jim Johnson presented Zundy Elementary's Assistant Principal Joseph Baka with printing paper as a way to help teachers continue to fulfill their all-important mission.
Helping Our Customers Beat the Heat
After so many days over 100 degrees, we wanted to help folks cool off. We handed out water at our Kell location – just one of the ways we're always looking out for our customers!
Casual for a Cause: Burkburnett Boys & Girls Club
The Burkburnett Boys & Girls Club was our Casual for a Cause charity for the month of May. First Bank employees donated a total of $405.78 to help support their programs.
Desk and Derrick Club Golf Tournament
First Bank was a hole sponsor for the 2022 Desk and Derrick Club golf tournament. We fielded a team in the competitions and also grilled for participants and spectators.
Investing in Our Community: The Boys and Girls Clubs of Wichita Falls
First Bank has donated $30,000 to the Boys and Girls Club of Wichita Falls to enhance the educational technology lab at their Northwest, Central, and Southeast locations.
First Bank Donates Thousands to Local Food Bank
On April 30, 2020, First Bank donated thousands to to the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank, joining other banks in the “Texas Banks 4 Food Banks” campaign.
News Channel 6 City Guide - Local Business Leaders
First Bank was featured as on News Channel 6's Local Business Leaders series. Watch the video to learn more about our history, and our focus on putting customers and our community first.
Our Community: The Hotter'N Hell Hundred
An annual tradition in Wichita Falls, the Hotter'N Hell Hundred brings riders, runners, and their supporters together for four packed days of rides, races, runs and community events.