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Farmers Donates $15,000 to Butler County Community College...


Farmers Bank and BC3The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $15,000 to the Butler County Community College (BC3) Education Foundation as part of the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.

The Foundation’s mission is to enhance the student experience at the college by linking community, students, alumni, businesses and organizations to an environment surrounded by innovation, creativity and accomplishment.

Accepting the donation on behalf of BC3 was Dr. Nicholas Neupauer, President, and Ruth Purcell, Executive Director of the Foundation.  Representing The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was Renee Foust, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of the Cranberry Township Office.

“Our Bank strongly supports the goals and mission that BC3 has set forth for its current and prospective students.  We are proud to know that any support we provide goes to improving overall education for students and the betterment of the community,” said William C. Marsh, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp (NASDAQ: “EMCF”).  For more information about Farmers National Bank, please visit the website at www.farmersnb.com or call 877-862-9270.


Farmers Donates $7,500 to Keystone Education Foundation...


The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $7,500 to Keystone School District Education Foundation as part of the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.Keystone School District

The money will be used to fund academic and technological enhancements throughout the Keystone School District and reward students and teachers for achievement and excellence.

Accepting the donation on behalf of Keystone High School was Mr. Vern Lauffer, Business Manager. Representing The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was John B. Mason, Board Member, and Allan Johnson, Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of the Knox Office.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is dedicated to making yearly contributions to educational improvement and scholarship organizations within the communities it serves through the EITC program.


Farmers Donates $3,000 to Brockway Education Foundation...


TBrockway Education Foundation resized 600he Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $3,000 to the Brockway Education Foundation as part of the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program.

The Foundation is an independent public charity dedicated to encouraging community-wide participation and philanthropy to expand educational opportunities for all students in the Brockway Area School District.

Accepting the donation on behalf of the Brockway Education Foundation was Dr. Dan Hawkins, Superintendent. Representing The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was Rick Doverspike, Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer, Heather Serafini, Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager of the St. Marys and Ridgway Offices and Craig Carrow, Assistant Branch
Manager of the Ridgway Office.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is dedicated to making yearly contributions to educational improvement and scholarship organizations within the communities it serves through the EITC program.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson and Mercer
Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp (NASDAQ: “EMCF”).

For more information about Farmers National Bank, please visit the website at www.farmersnb.com or call 877-862-9270.


Farmers Donates $12,000 to Keystone High School...


The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $12,000 to KeystoneScoreboard SM resized 600Keystone High School to cover the full cost of  two new scoreboards to be located in the gymnasium.

Accepting the donation on behalf of Keystone High School was Mr. Vern Lauffer, Business Manager.  Representing The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was John B. Mason, Board Member, and Allan Johnson, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of the Knox Office.  

“The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton supports educational institutions, such as Keystone, who are responsible for the growth and development of our youth through educational and healthy endeavors.” said Mason.

The Keystone School District’s mission is to foster a learning environment that will guide students to be responsible individuals and provide them with necessary tools for their futures.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp (NASDAQ: “EMCF”).  For more information about Farmers National Bank, please visit the website at www.farmersnb.com or call 877-862-9270.


Farmers donates $26,700 to A-C Valley High School...


AC Valley School District and Farmers BankThe Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $26,700 to the Allegheny-Clarion Valley High School to cover the full cost of a new scoreboard located at the high school playing field.  The Bank will have its logo placed along the bottom of the sign.

Accepting the donation on behalf of Allegheny-Clarion Valley High School was David McDeavitt, Superintendent, and Emily Foust, Business Manager.  Representing The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was William C. Marsh, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Cindy Elder, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of the Emlenton Office.  

“We are happy to continue supporting the local high school in the community of our headquarters. We have enjoyed a long relationship with A-C Valley and look forward to many more years of working together” said Marsh.

The high school playing field is utilized for many functions including football, track and cross country.  The A-C Valley Youth Football team also plays on this field.  The Allegheny-Clarion Valley School District’s mission is to provide quality education and create a learning environment that engages all students in lifelong learning for an ever changing world.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp (NASDAQ: “EMCF”).  For more information about Farmers National Bank, please visit the website at www.farmersnb.com or call 877-862-9270.


Farmers Donates $15,000 to Emlenton Volunteer Fire Department...


Trevor Hile Bruce Campbell Barry Louise William Marsh(2) resized 600The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $15,000 to the Emlenton Volunteer Fire Department.  This donation will help support the costs incurred while expanding the current fire station located at 410 Main Street in Emlenton. 

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton partnered with the Fire Department to increase safety, by providing a larger area to house additional emergency vehicles.  “We are thankful to have such a dedicated group of individuals protecting our town,” said William C. Marsh, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton. “The Bank is dedicated to supporting projects intended to help the local community and we appreciate the long-standing relationship that we have with the department .”

Accepting the donation on behalf of the Emlenton Volunteer Fire Department was Chief, Barry Louise and firefighters, Bruce Campbell and Trevor Hile.  Representing the Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was Mr. Marsh.

The Emlenton Volunteer Fire Department has been serving and protecting Emlenton and the surrounding areas since 1877, responding to fire and medical calls, search and rescue operations, public safety concerns, and more.  The Department continues to stay involved in all community activities and remains the center for many civic projects.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp (NASDAQ: “EMCF”).  For more information about Farmers National Bank, please visit the website at www.farmersnb.com or call 877-862-9270.

Photo courtesy of Dave Staab, Progress News.


Butler Bankers Outing Donates $5,000 to Connecting2Tomorrow, Inc...


C2T Photo1 resized 600On behalf of the Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau’s Inaugural Butler County Bankers Open Golf Tournament, $5,000 was recently donated to Connecting2Tomorrow, Inc., a Butler County based non-profit organization.

The Butler County Bankers Open Golf Tournament was held at the Lake Arthur Country Club in Butler, PA and was attended by local bankers and guests.  Each foursome selected a charitable organization located in Butler County, to whom a donation would be presented on behalf of the winning team.  The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton won the tournament with golfers Joshua Fye, Robert Foust, Matthew Lucco and Sean Foust.  “We chose Connecting2Tomorrow, Inc. as the recipient of the funds” noted Lucco, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Farmers National Bank of Emlenton. “We support their mission of providing mentoring services which enable youth in the Butler area to develop and utilize skill sets to build a better future for our community and for themselves.”

Accepting the donation on behalf of Connecting2Tomorrow, Inc. were Judy Zarnick, Josh Taylor, Michael Liebler, Fred Vero, Al Lane and Anthony Stagno.  Representing Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau was Jack Cohen, President.  Presenting the check on behalf of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton were Matthew Lucco, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Robert Foust, Senior Vice President of Corporate Banking.

Connecting2Tomorrow, Inc. is a Butler County based non-profit organization focused on providing teens and young adults the fundamental life and leadership skills that will change their outlook and enable them to become successful and responsible members of their community.  For more information, please visit www.connecting2tomorrow.org or call 724-431-6025.


Farmers employees donate to the Moniteau Area Food Pantry...


Moniteau resized 600The employees of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $495 to the Moniteau Area Food Pantry located in West Sunbury, PA. Employees of the Bank raised money for this donation through their Community Jeans Day program.

The Moniteau Area Food Pantry reaches out to the community to provide food and assistance to people in need. Accepting the donation on behalf of the Moniteau Area Food Pantry was Cynthia Morrison, Food Pantry Administrator. Representing the Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was Susan Myers, Assistant Branch Manager of the Eau Claire Banking Office.

Community Jeans Day is an employee program that spans bank-wide and benefits local organizations within the Bank footprint. Employees of the Bank are encouraged to donate each month and in return, are permitted to wear jeans on Fridays. All money raised goes back into the community through gifting to local, non-profit organizations.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson, and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: “EMCF”).


Farmers Donates $2,000 to Lifesteps...


The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton donated $2,000 to Lifesteps through the 2014 Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program, an initiative of the PA Department of Community and Economic Development.

The EITC program enables businesses to receive tax credit when a donation is made to a qualified scholarship organization. Lifesteps is a registered and approved Pre-Kindergarten Scholarship Organization and qualifying 501 (c) (3). Lifesteps awards scholarships to children to assist them in attending pre-school.

“This gift supports the Bank’s mission to positively impact the communities in which we serve and live. We believe the support that Lifesteps provides local families is invaluable to enhance learning that will last a lifetime” noted William C. Marsh, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton.Lifesteps resized 600

Businesses eligible for the credit are ones who are authorized to do business in Pennsylvania and who are subject to one or more of the following taxes: Corporate Net Income Tax; Capital Stock Franchise Tax, Bank and Trust Company Shares Tax; Title Insurance Companies Shares Tax; Insurance Premiums Tax; Mutual Thrift Institution Tax; or Personal Income Tax of S corporation shareholders or Partnership partners. Call Julie Thumma, (724) 283-2154 x 310 or email jthumma@lifesteps.net to participate. 

“Research shows that the benefits of high quality pre-kindergarten programs extend far beyond the child, impacting the entire community by reducing long-term costs for special education, public assistance, prisons and health care,” says Karen Sue Owens, President and Chief Executive Officer at Lifesteps.

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson, and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: “EMCF”). 

Lifesteps, a local non-profit agency, offers family-focused services in a caring, nurturing environment to western Pennsylvania communities. Services include FREE child developmental/Autism screenings for children, developmental preschool, integrated child care for children of ALL abilities, a medically-monitored day program for older adults and programs and services for adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities including Adult Training Facilities, Residential Living and Life Sharing. Lifesteps is a member agency with the United Way of Armstrong, Beaver, Butler and Indiana Counties. For more information call Lifesteps at 800-225-1010 or log on to www.lifesteps.net.


Farmers donates to Foxburg Free Library...


The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $500 to the Foxburg Free Library in support of their  annual fundraising campaign for 2014.FNBE Foxburg Library donation resized 600

Accepting the donation on behalf of the Foxburg Free Library was Brenda Beikert, Library Director. Representing the Farmers National Bank of Emlenton was Cindy Elder, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager of the Emlenton office.  

The Bank is committed to fostering the Library’s initative to provide an area for the community to enhance their reading interests in a local, comfortable environment.

The Foxburg Free Library offers reading materials, educational activites and services to the  members of the A-C Valley community. For more information, visit the library at 31 Main Street, Foxburg, PA 16036 or call 724-659-3431.   

The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton is an independent, nationally chartered, FDIC-insured community commercial bank headquartered in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, operating fifteen full-service offices in Venango, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Jefferson, and Mercer Counties, Pennsylvania.  The Bank is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Emclaire Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: “EMCF”).

For more information about Farmers National Bank, please visit the website at www.farmersnb.com or call 877-862-9270.


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