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FNBO Invests in the Future of Agriculture with $39,000 in Donations

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    • FNBO Newsroom

      Mar 29 2024

FNBO Invests in the Future of Agriculture with $39,000 in Donations

Omaha, NE, March 27, 2024FNBO (First National Bank of Omaha) is investing in the future of agriculture by supporting FFA with donations in Nebraska, Colorado, Illinois, South Dakota and Wyoming, announced Christina Kahler, Managing Director, Marketing & Philanthropy. FNBO’s contributions are part of its broader efforts that celebrated National Ag Week and will help provide positive educational experiences for the students enrolled in agricultural education across the region.

"We’re proud to uphold our commitment to the agriculture industry and the development of the next generation of agriculturalists through our multiple donations and volunteer initiatives throughout the region," added Kahler. "As the fourth-largest ag lender in the US, FNBO truly enjoys contributing to the future of our farming and ranching communities through FFA."

In Nebraska, FNBO is continuing to sponsor the Nebraska FFA Launch! Program for the seventh year with a $12,000 donation. The funds will support the year-long program that serves as a catalyst in entrepreneurship-based education for Nebraska FFA members and agricultural education students.

The bank is also continuing its support of the Colorado FFA Foundation with a $2,500 donation. The funds will support agricultural education for students in Colorado.

FNBO is also donating $24,500 to local FFA chapters in Nebraska, Illinois, South Dakota and Wyoming. In addition, FNBO Agribusiness Lenders will volunteer at various FFA chapters in their communities to provide agribusiness education to over 1,000 students.

About FNBO

FNBO (First National Bank of Omaha), a subsidiary of First National of Nebraska, Inc. (FNNI), is one of the largest privately held banks in the US and has been in business for more than 165 years. FNNI and its affiliates have over $30 billion in assets and 5,000 employees. Primary banking offices are located in Nebraska, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming, providing personal and business banking, mortgage, payment solutions, wealth management and more. As the great big, small bank founded in 1857, FNBO has maintained its commitment to customers and helping build strong communities. Learn more at FNBO.com and connect on Facebook, X and Instagram. Member FDIC.

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