The Victory Bank: Fulfilling Dreams in Southeastern PA

The Victory Bank: Fulfilling Dreams in Southeastern PA

by: Diane Sweeney When you tell your customers your bank “exists to help our clients fulfill their visions and dreams” you are making a very big promise. For the last 11 years, The Victory Bank, headquartered in Limerick, Pennsylvania, has been keeping that promise....
FHLBank Pittsburgh: A Partner in Creating Stable, Livable Communities

FHLBank Pittsburgh: A Partner in Creating Stable, Livable Communities

by: Diane Sweeney Community banking is rooted in principles designed to make an impact on a local level. Community banks take part in this by supporting the people and businesses in the towns where they do business and where their employees live, work and play. So,...
Mid Penn Bank’s Smash Factor

Mid Penn Bank’s Smash Factor

by: Diane Sweeney Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament Raises $200,000 for Breast Cancer Charities There is a golfing metric called the smash factor. When golfers improve their smash factor, they improve the quality of their shot. Mid Penn Bank, headquartered in...
Woodlands Bank: Honoring Everyday Heroes the Woodlands Way

Woodlands Bank: Honoring Everyday Heroes the Woodlands Way

by: Diane Sweeney In 1989, a group of entrepreneurs in Lycoming County was concerned about the state of personalized banking. Watching bigger banks merge and become corporate behemoths, they believed their region could benefit from a local community bank. They...
Continuity…Bonding Bank and Borough in Harrisville, PA.

Continuity…Bonding Bank and Borough in Harrisville, PA.

by: Diane Sweeney At the crossroads of Routes 8 and 58 in the far northwest corner of Butler County is the small town of Harrisville, PA. The current population is approximately 900. The same number as in 1960. The community of Harrisville, similar to many small towns...