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.
July 1 - 30 - First for Learning School Supply Drive
Help students and teachers in your community start the new school year with all they need. Bring school supplies to any First National Bank of Hutchinson location July 1 - 30 and The First will match your contribution. More information and details to come, including school supply lists for each community.
June 23 - Celebrating You!
You're invited to enjoy lunch on us, a simple way to thank you for your loyalty. Stop in at any location of The First for grilled hot dogs and more... it's time to celebrate you! Click here for more details on this event.
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.
June 16 - Relay for Life of Reno County
Employees of The First and their families participate in the Relay for Life walk, the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. This event, held annually in June, takes place at Trinity Catholic High School in Hutchinson.
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 3rd quarter:
- Down Syndrome Society of Wichita (Sedgwick County locations)
- First Call for Help (Reno County locations)
- Goddard USD 265 (Sedgwick County locations)
- Haven USD 312 (Reno County locations)
- Mt. Hope EMS (Sedgwick County locations)
- Muscular Dystrophy Association (Reno County locations)
- National Kidney Foundation (Reno County locations)
- Renwick USD 267 (Sedgwick County locations)