Our employees are also extremely generous with their time and financial support. Since 2020, over 16,000 hours have been generously donated by First National 1870, Guardian Mortgage and Sunflower Bank employees serving their communities.
16,000+ Hours Served
2023 Volunteer Awards: Recognizing Exemplary Service
The 2023 Volunteer Awards honor individuals who made a significant impact through their commitment based on the number of hours they devoted to various causes within our communities. This year, we proudly present awards in three distinct categories, each highlighting the exceptional contributions of our employees. We are thankful for all our employees and their volunteer efforts throughout the year.
Branch Manager, Osborne KS
Janene dedicated a total of 571 volunteer hours in 2023. Janene is a volunteer with the Osborne Area Chamber of Commerce, Osborne Rotary, and K-State Research.
Commercial Loan Administrator, Broomfield, CO
Francesca dedicated a total of 204 volunteer hours directly impacting lives of low and moderate-income individuals in 2023. Francesca serves on the board of directors for the Boulder YMCA and The Inn Between.
Commercial Relationship Manager, Broomfield, CO
Marc dedicated a total of 140 Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) qualified volunteer hours in 2023. Marc is on the board of directors with Raise the Future and the Center for Financial Training.
Our Volunteer Activities across First National 1870 and Sunflower Bank
Santa Fe Holiday Tree & Train Display
Over 70 years ago, a beloved community tradition was born in Santa Fe, when the first Holiday Tree & Train Display was set up in our location on the Plaza. We are excited to announce the return of this annual event, with trains running December 11 – December 29.