Giving For Good succeeded in its second year in Carbondale, Colo. During October, FirstBank and two Carbondale eateries, Carbondale Creamery and Café and Dos Gringos Burritos, collaborated to raise funds for local Roaring Fork Valley nonprofit, Stepping Stones. For each croissant/latte purchased from the Creamery and burrito purchased from Dos Gringos, FirstBank donated $5 to Stepping Stones.  We are… Read More


In early March, two FirstBank officers went undercover as “veterinary technicians in training” at VCA Elliot Park Animal Hospital in Tempe, Ariz. Aside from flexing their ability to excel as pet care experts, the FirstBankers were able to surprise VCA’s customers by paying their bills. By the end of the day we were able to… Read More


It’s been a rough couple of weeks for communities across the country, as our regularly scheduled life has been disrupted by a health crisis. Though we need to continue efforts to stop the spread of the coronavirus, while supporting our neighbors and local businesses, we can’t forget about the organizations that do so much to… Read More


We are less than a week away from the 10th Anniversary of Colorado Gives Day (Dec. 10), and you can feel the generosity and giving spirit building in the brisk Colorado air. To commemorate this monumental day of giving, FirstBank and Community First Foundation are excited to announce a special contest for donors around the… Read More


“When you feel interconnected to the earth around you, it makes it much easier to feel interconnected to the people around you. What we’re doing is taking the local food movement, and opening it up to everyone.” In our sixth and final installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we happily present The… Read More


“Access to healthcare for anyone is essential. Have a cultural competence safe place for people to come and get healthcare is extremely important.” In our fifth installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we happily present Clínica Tepeyac. Clínica’s mission is simple, to provide culturally competent healthcare and preventative health services to the… Read More


“To use outdoor recreation – where an adult can connect to a kid, or a kid can connect to another kid – we are changing the trajectory for youth in the state of Colorado.” In our third installment of the Colorado Gives Day Nonprofit video series, we’re happy to present SOS Outreach. Since 1993, SOS… Read More


For the past nine years, Colorado Gives Day has been an annual reminder of the generosity so many Coloradans possess. Since 2009, Colorado Gives Day has raised more than $217 million, including $35.1 million raised for more than 2,400 nonprofits in just 24 hours last year. Dec. 10, 2019 marks the 10th anniversary of this… Read More


Through FirstBank’s devotion to ‘banking for good’, we are often introduced to amazing organizations that are dedicated to bettering our shared community. The bank’s VTO (volunteer time off) program provides employees the time to contribute to nonprofits they are passionate about, such as Neighborhood Rehab Project. The Neighborhood Rehab Project is a nonprofit that brings… Read More