F&M Bank is committed to making an impact in the communities we serve. We are proud to have an employee driven charitable donations program, F&M Cares, that distributes funds to community organizations and individuals in need.
Junior League of Cedar Rapids
F&M Bank is proud to sponsor the Junior League of Cedar Rapids, which serves our communities through female leaders and advocates for issues relating to women and children on a local, state, national and international level.
F&M Bank Scholarships
Congratulations to the Class of 2022 graduates and scholarship recipients featured below! Each year, several students are awarded the Nate Dunn "Next Generation of Leaders" Scholarship, which invests in future leaders who have exemplified leadership in their communities. Through Maquoketa Valley Dollars for Scholars, students are also awarded the Nate Dunn Scholarship and the F&M Bank Scholarship, annually. Best of luck to these future leaders!
Main Street Iowa
F&M Bank is proud to support the City of Monticello in their application with Main Street Iowa, a program that works with a select group of communities to guide revitalization and local development strategies.
Civil War Days
F&M Bank is proud to be a sponsor of the Delaware County Historical Society’s Civil War Days, which will be held June 3rd through the 5th at Lenox College in Hopkinton. The event will feature several hands-on demonstrations, a reenactment, encampment, parade, building tours, and scheduled educational talks, as well as children’s activities that were popular in the Civil War times.
F&M Bank is proud to support our communities' students and their educational aspirations. 50 students from Maquoketa Valley and West Delaware High Schools prepared for their ACTs at two events in March, also sponsored by Northeast Iowa Community College Manchester Center; 13 students from Anamosa High School participated in several classes between February 1 and March 31, also sponsored by Kirkwood Jones County Regional Center; and 20 students from Monticello and Midland High Schools took their prep class on March 23, also sponsored by Kirkwood Jones County Regional Center. We wish these students the best of luck on their exams!
Women of Achievement
Congratulations to Lisa McQuillen, Senior Vice President, on being recognized at the 2022 Waypoint Tribute to Women of Achievement event in the category of Leadership. Lisa is active in her community through serving at church, teaching Junior Achievement, participating in Leaders Who Lunch, and adopting three children through Compassion International.
F&M Bank was proud to donate $6000 towards Phase 2 of the Wapsi Trail Initiative, which will extend the existing trail in Anamosa.
Bowling for Kids' Sake
The annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake event is a staple in fundraising efforts of Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Eastern Iowa. In 2022, F&M Bank raised $25,840. Great job, team!
F&M Bank is proud to sponsor St. Mary's School MAGIC Match, an annual program that provides enrichment activities or materials that further students' education in many diverse areas.
Day of Caring
Community involvement is at the heart of F&M! Our Jones County team members did a phenomenal job cleaning up and planting flowers during the 2021 United Way Day of Caring!
F&M Bank has pledged $30,000 in support of HallMar Village, a new senior living community from Mercy Cedar Rapids and Presbyterian Homes & Services. In addition to a long-term care community, HallMar Village will also include independent living and residential apartments, as well as an expansive village center. The community will also incorporate the Chris & Suzy DeWolf Family Innovation Center for Aging and Dementia, which pledges to be a hub of research, training, and education in aging and dementia. The Innovation Center will house Mercy’s Memory Clinic, The Family Caregivers Center of Mercy, healthcare services on-site, an adult day center, and a Research and Training Institute.
F&M Bank is proud to be a supporter of this initiative,” stated Nate Dunn, President and CEO of F&M Bank. “We are confident HallMar Village will be a leader in specialized care for those living with dementia and we are looking forward to being a part of the new standard for senior living and care for the Cedar Rapids community.”