WESTON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, Florida Community Bank
Financial Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: FCB), is raising awareness by hosting a
children’s sneaker donation drive at all FCB banking centers in the
month of April. The children’s sneakers collected will be donated to
local charities supporting children in foster care.
FCB rolled out its “Year of the Child,” company-wide philanthropy
initiative in 2015, which focuses on supporting local children in foster
care. Since its launch, FCB employees have raised more than $28,000 to
support the cause, and continue their commitment to children by bringing
awareness to the issue of child abuse prevention.
“At Florida Community Bank we are very passionate about aiding the
communities we live and serve, and is proud to collect sneakers for
children of all ages to make a difference in Florida foster care
organizations,” stated Kent Ellert, President and Chief Executive
Officer, Florida Community Bank.
On Friday, April 28, FCB invites customers and members of the community
to visit any FCB banking center and join FCB team members in wearing
blue in support, and to enjoy complimentary refreshments and goodies
while supplies last. Blue is the designated color of Child Abuse
For more information on FCB’s philanthropic efforts or to find a local
FCB banking center, visit https://www.floridacommunitybank.com/
About Florida Community Bank
Florida Community Bank (NYSE:FCB) is the third largest Florida-based
independent bank, and among the most highly capitalized banks in the
state. Recently awarded a five-star rating from Bauer Financial™, FCB
assets are $9.1 billion, with capital ratios that exceed regulatory
standards by a wide margin. Since its founding in 2010, FCB has been
steadfast in its commitment to delivering personalized service,
innovation, and products and services equal to those offered by the
national banks with an ever-growing team of highly-experienced
associates and financial planning professionals. Similarly, FCB
recognizes the importance of community, fostering a corporate culture
that promotes employee volunteerism at all levels, while supporting
community-based programs and partnerships that help promote greater
financial independence and improved quality of life for families. FCB
serves individuals, businesses and communities across the state with 46
full-service banking centers from east to west, and from Daytona Beach
to Miami-Dade. For more information, visit FloridaCommunityBank.com.
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