Greater State Bank had its third clean up at Lion’s Park in McAllen, Texas on Saturday, February 29th, 2020. GSB employees and family came with trash bags and grabbers to pick up trash in a nearby McAllen Park on a cool Saturday Morning. A total of 7 bags of trash were collected with 8 adults and 5 children in attendance.
United Way volunteer Joel Morales, conducted a presentation to GSB McAllen Staff. Employees were informed of the various organizations United Way contributions benefit. He provided a testimonial about his own personal experience with one of the organizations that United Way works with.
We are pleased to announce that 2020 is a record breaking year for Greater State Bank employee contributions to United Way!
Greater State Bank had its second clean up at Lion’s Park in McAllen, Texas on Thursday, January 23rd, 2020. GSB employees came with trash bags and grabbers to pick up trash in a nearby McAllen Park on Thursday afternoon. A total of 3 bags of trash were collected.
Greater State Bank employee Edgar Llanas attended the Boys & Girls Club of McAllen Annual Junior Youth of the Year Competition as a Judge Wednesday, January 29th, 2020. Judges had to pick one youth to move on to the next level of the competition in February. A total of nine youths competed, each with 20 minute presentations.
GSB Officers and Employees held a Customer Appreciation Barbecue for the Premont Community. Visitors of the Premont Feed Store were able to do their shopping , visit with GSB employees, and enjoy a fajita taco and drink all in one. We thank Mr. David Sanchez, owner, for allowing us the opportunity to be their guest. We look forward to doing more business in Premont and the surrounding communities.
On Thursday, October 17, 2019 the Falfurrias Branch held a Customer Appreciation luncheon. GSB employees fed over 100 customers and enjoyed good conversation and interaction with them. The event was held in conjunction with our monthly bank board meeting.
The GSB Team participated in the 3rd Annual Nevaeh’s KCC 5k on September 21, 2019 at the Edinburg Municipal Park. Nevaeh’s Kids Conquering Cancer is a non profit organization that provides a wide range of programs, support and guidance to families dealing with pediatric cancer as well as providing public awareness. GSB is proud to have also been a sponsor for this event that has become bigger every year.
Our Hebbronville Branch had its first back to school back pack give away. It was done by a raffle and four wonderful kids were chosen on August the 16th just in time for back to school.
On April 16th, we had the privilege to set up at the local high school along with other businesses for career day. We had the opportunity to speak to high school students on the importance of career choices for their future, as well as explain to them how important bank accounts work.