Progress First, Progress Now: Current Projects
As the area’s strongest, most trusted community bank, The First is deeply involved in local events, organizations and development in the communities we serve. Our employees are your neighbors, your community supporters and friends. Here are a few ways we’re putting You First.
June 16 - Over the Edge
Benefitting the United Way of Reno County, this unique urban adventure gives you the chance to rappel down one of the tallest buildings in downtown Hutchinson, The First! For more details on this event, or if you are interested in participating, please click here.
November 23 - December 23 - Annual Toy Drive
Help us bring a joyous holiday to children in the communities we serve. Through December 23 you are invited to bring in new, unwrapped toy and teen items for donation to local charities. Bring your donation to any of our locations and The First will match it!
November 1 - 23 - Annual Food Drive
Help The First spread holiday cheer to those in need. Through November 23 you are welcomed to bring in non-perishable food items for donation to local community organizations. Donate at any of our locations and we'll match one-for-one!
Quarterly Jean Day Organizations
As a supporter of the surrounding communities, The First and its employees contribute to numerous charitable organizations, both local and national. By wearing jeans on a designated day each month, the following organizations are being recognized in the 1st quarter:
- Big Brothers Big Sisters Serving Sedgwick County (Sedgwick County locations)
- Christian Soup Ministry (Reno County locations)
- Crime Stoppers of Reno County (Reno County locations)
- Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice (Sedgwick County locations)
- Hospice House of Reno County (Reno County locations)
- Ronald McDonald House Charities (Sedgwick County locations)