2016 Bank of Fincastle Race Shirt Design
On January 31, The Bank of Fincastle and the Botetourt Chamber teamed up to present Hometown Highlights. The leaders from our three local towns presented information on all the wonderful things happening in their communities.
The Bank of Fincastle sponsored its most recent Quarterly Community Breakfast featuring Ken McFadyen, Director of Economic Development. He spoke on all the new businesses and the progress at Exit 150, Gateway Crossing
Our next Community Breakfast will be held in June of 2017. Watch for details.
Hot Dog Day will be held on Friday, September 15, 2017
The Bank of Fincastle Fall 5K & 10K will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Central Academy Middle School.
2016-2017 Community Support
Community Breakfast featuring Hometown Highlights
The Bank of Fincastle and the Botetourt Chamber of Commerce team up each quarter to present a Community Breakfast. On Tuesday, January 31 we held our event at Bellicinos with featured speakers:
David Tickner, Town Manager of Town of Fincastle
Mary Zirkle, Town Manager and Larry Hall, Mayor of theTown of Buchanan
David Horton, Mayor of the Town of Troutville
Soup for Seniors
The Bank of Fincastle proudly supports Soup for Seniors, an AARP and LOA program to provide warm soup on cold days for the senior citizens in our community. The Bank of Fincastle more than 1000 cans of soup and packaged goods for our community.
Healthy Living Initiative at The Bank of Fincastle
The Bank of Fincastle says goodbye to Cookie Friday and hello to Healthier Living.
The Bank of Fincastle has been giving away free cookies every Friday since May of 2009. Records indicate that we have given away an estimated number of 80,000 cookies each year. That comes to a total of 560,000 cookies donated to our customers and community groups over the past seven years of our cookie program. In lieu of cookies, The Bank of Fincastle will be giving a contribution each month, through October of 2017, to a local community group or charity that focuses on feeding those in need, healthy eating, exercise or education. If your group or charity’s focus is on any of these four initiatives, The Bank of Fincastle invites you to email them, highlighting your organization’s mission at firstname.lastname@example.org, for a chance to receive a contribution to your organization.
Groups that have received contributions so far are:
1. November 2016 - Botetourt Longbeard's Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation for feeding those in need.
2. December 2016 - Roanoke Adventist Prepratory School for education.
3. January 2017 - Springwood Baptist Food Pantry for feeding those in
4. February 2017 - Backpack Buddies of Fincastle United Methodist Church
Holiday Customer Appreciation
Please join us for our Holiday Customer Appreciation Days on Thursday, December 22nd and Friday, December 23rd for light refreshments throughout the day at all of our full-service branches.
Historic Fincastle Holiday Home Tour and Marketplace 2016
The Bank of Fincastle is pleased to sponsor the 2016 HFI Holiday Home Tour & Marketplace on Saturday, December 10th, beginning at Fincastle Baptist Church. The Marketplace features more than 40 local and regional artists and admission is free. Tickets for the Home Tour are just $15 per person ($12 for HFI members). For additional detail on the 2016 Home Tour and Marketplace click here!
Bank of Fincastle Fall Run 2016
The 30th Annual Bank of Fincastle Fall 5K and 10K run took place on Saturday, October 15th at Central Academy Middle School. More than 700 runners were in attendance with teams from all local Elementary, Middle and High School Students participating.For race results or for information about our 2017 race please click here. Thank you to everyone who made our Fall Run a success.
Sidewinders Summer Concert Series 2016
The Bank of Fincastle sponsored the Sidewinders Summer Concert Series at the Daleville Town Center. Proceeds benefitted the Daleville Institute whose mission is to promote a vital cultural life in the Daleville and Botetourt Community. The Daleville Institute supports the artisitic and cultural education of residents and visitors to the region, and encourages support of the development of programs and educational opportunities aimed at these initiatives.
FREE Community Breakfast with Ken McFadyen 2016
Ken McFadyen, the new Economic Development Director for Botetourt County was the speaker at our quarterly Community Breakfast. Ken will be highlighted the economic development plans for Botetourt County, including an update on the changes at exit 150, the new gateway to Botetourt County, Gateway Crossing. The event was sponsored by The Bank of Fincastle and the Botetourt Chamber of Commerce.
Hot Dog Days, Customer Appreciation 2016
The Bank of Fincastle served more than 2800 hot dogs to our customers and the community on Thursday September 15 and Friday, September 16 at the Daleville Branch Office. The event featured complimentary hotdogs with homemade chili, chips, drinks, hand-dipped ice cream and more.
EventZone's Party in the Park @ Daleville Town Center 2016
We are proud to have sponsored the EventZone Party in the Park again this year, along with Colonial Mortgage Company and Colonial Title and Settlement.
Meet your County Lifesavers 2016
On Thursday, June 30, The Bank of Fincastle sponsored our quarterly community breakfast at Bellacino's Restaurant featuring speaker Deputy Chief David Firestone with Botetourt County Fire and EMS. Our interim Chief Tommy Fuqua and other emergency services staff were on hand to answer questions. . He spoke on how our emergency services experts are keeping Botetourt County safe. More than 55 guests were in attendance for the complimentary breakfast and presentation.
Virginia Banker's Association Bank Day 2016
On March 15, 2016 students from LBHS and JRHS participated in Bank Day at our Daleville Branch. Bank employees hosted the tour and there were presentations from each department. The students will write an essay for a chance to win the VBA's Scholarship contest. For more information, please click here.
Soup for Seniors 2016
Helping Seniors Have a Hot Meal When It’s Cold Outside
Towards the end of January and through the first week in February, together with our customers, we collected non-perishable food items for our elderly neighbors in need. Thank you for helping us - we collected enough to fill an SUV!
To view our flyer, click here.