First Federal Employees Vote to Donate To Local Charities

First Federal believes in the power of community involvement.  Our local nonprofits provide critical support to our Yamhill County citizens.  When our nonprofit sector is healthy, our community is stronger.

First Federal’s employees recently chose their favorite nonprofit organizations to receive a $50 donation on the employee’s behalf.   This year, fifty Yamhill County nonprofit organizations will receive a combined total of $3,800 based on employee votes.   The Employee Ballots program began in 2016.  Since that time, eighty nine Yamhill County nonprofits have received a total of $21,100.

First Federal has donated more than $3.2 million to charitable organizations in Yamhill County since establishing a formal community giving program in 1999.  First Federal is a community bank, locally owned and operated as a mutual financial institution since 1922, with the Home Office and Baker Creek branch in McMinnville and branches in Amity, Carlton, Newberg and Sheridan.

About First Federal

Founded in 1922, First Federal is a community oriented financial institution based in McMinnville, Oregon. The institution’s unique customer-first strategy is built around their ‘Customer Service Pledge’ and actively supported by growing long-term customer relationships by pledging to provide the best banking experience possible. First Federal operates six branches throughout Yamhill County and offers a wide variety of business and personal account options; competitive business and personal lending services; and a full suite of online and mobile banking options. First Federal is recognized as the 2021 Best Small Bank in Oregon by Newsweek Magazine, and an 11-time winner of the Portland Business Journal’s Corporate Philanthropy Award. Learn more at Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.