Here are the Blogs in the Sponsorships/Community
Thursday, 10 May 2018
FFB hosted a booth at the semi-annual Bizapalooza, held on April 19th at the Leslie Town Center in Cookeville. This event is coordinated by the Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce and provides a networking opportunity for local businesses.
Pictured from left to right is Gaile Paul, ...Read More...
Posted on 05/10/2018 2:48 PM by Sarah Poss
Thursday, 26 April 2018
First Freedom sponsored a table at the Wilson Books from Birth Imagination Dinner on April 12th at the Wilson County Exposition Center. The table’s theme was Olympic Team, Team USA.
Proceeds raised from the dinner benefit Wilson Books from Birth, a division of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in ...Read More...
Posted on 04/26/2018 11:19 AM by Sarah Poss
Monday, 23 April 2018
First Freedom attended the annual Future Farmers of America (FFA) Spaghetti Dinner, held on April 5th at the James E. Ward Ag Center in Lebanon. All proceeds from the dinner support the Lebanon FFA chapter.
FFA is an intracurricular student organization focused on agriculture and leadership.
Pictured ...Read More...
Posted on 04/23/2018 9:31 AM by Sarah Poss
Tuesday, 10 April 2018
Ladell Medley, Vice President and Cookeville-Algood Office Manager, attended Sycamore Elementary School’s “Guys with Ties” event on March 28th.
Guys with Ties is a new event coordinated by the school in order to introduce the second-grade boys to local male community leaders. The guests each spent ...Read More...
Posted on 04/10/2018 8:43 AM by Sarah Poss
Tuesday, 3 April 2018
Shelia Ferrell, First Vice President and Managerial Lender, worked on a Leadership Wilson team to develop a Public Service Announcement (PSA) for local students. The PSA specifically promotes the Crisis Text Line, a free 24/7 service that connects texters to trained and compassionate crisis counselors.
This ...Read More...
Posted on 04/03/2018 2:11 PM by Sarah Poss
Friday, 9 March 2018
First Freedom attended Del Webb’s annual Trade Partner’s Fair on March 8th. The Trade Partner’s Fair is an event coordinated by Del Webb to allow local businesses that are registered in their Trade Partner Program the opportunity to meet the residents.
Del Webb is a local community located at Lake ...Read More...
Posted on 03/09/2018 2:23 PM by Sarah Poss
Friday, 23 February 2018
First Freedom Bank officers attended the annual Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber awards banquet on February 13th.
Attendees pictured left to right: J.B. Owens, Executive Vice President and Director of Commercial Banking, John Bradshaw, President, COO and CLO, Sarah Poss, Personal Banker and Marketing ...Read More...
Posted on 02/23/2018 2:46 PM by Sarah Poss
Monday, 12 February 2018
First Freedom Bank staff attended the Mt. Juliet Annual Chamber Award Banquet on January 25th.
Attendees pictured left to right: Matt Pillow, Vice President and Providence Office Manager, Josh Clemmons, CPA, Vice President and Controller, Debbie Marsh, Mortgage Administration Officer, Tucker ...Read More...
Posted on 02/12/2018 11:31 AM by Sarah Poss
Tuesday, 6 February 2018
First Freedom Bank is proud to sponsor Gainesboro’s local Junior Pro Basketball team for their 2018 season. Team members are all Jackson County residents and the games are held every Saturday at Gainesboro Elementary School.
Pictured is John Roland, team coach, accepting the sponsorship check from ...Read More...
Posted on 02/06/2018 8:09 AM by Sarah Poss
Monday, 4 December 2017
On Tuesday, November 14th, Ladell Medley, Vice President and Cookeville and Algood Office Manager, spoke at Sycamore Elementary School’s Vocational Day. Guests spoke to six classes about different careers and the importance of making good choices.
Medley’s theme was “Never Quit (School) – Sometimes ...Read More...
Posted on 12/04/2017 3:35 PM by Sarah Poss
Friday, 1 December 2017
On Tuesday, November 14th, several employees from the Lebanon office attended a fundraiser for Wilson County 4-H Livestock.
The 4-H Livestock Program teaches its members about livestock selection, production, health, and animal showing.
Pictured from left to right is Katie Shaffer, Lebanon ...Read More...
Posted on 12/01/2017 2:08 PM by Sarah Poss
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
First Freedom Bank organized a food drive in November in order to give back to the community for the holiday season. There was 829 pounds of food collected and donated to local organizations.
Pictured is staff with their decorated food collection boxes.
Posted on 11/28/2017 10:13 AM by Sarah Poss
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Maliea Oakley, Senior Vice President and Director of Human Resources, and Jenny Etheridge, Main Office FSR, attended Leadership Wilson’s annual Dare to Dine fundraiser on Saturday, November 11th. Dare to Dine has been a tradition of Leadership Wilson since 2006 and has nearly 200 host homes. All the ...Read More...
Posted on 11/28/2017 9:55 AM by Sarah Poss
Wednesday, 22 November 2017
On Thursday, November 9th, Sycamore Elementary held The Great Shake, an event that is meant to boost fourth grader’s professional communication skills by having them interact with visitors from the community. The students introduced themselves to their guests and asked them several questions. In attendance ...Read More...
Posted on 11/22/2017 9:01 AM by Sarah Poss
Monday, 20 November 2017
Every nine weeks the Mount Juliet Noon Rotary’s Wheels-in-Motion gives a bicycle to a student that promotes good character and citizenship. On Wednesday, October 25th, Matt Pillow, Vice President and Providence Office Manager, helped give away a bike in Gladeville as a member of the Rotary.
Pictures ...Read More...
Posted on 11/20/2017 11:00 AM by Sarah Poss
Monday, 18 September 2017
FFB Participates in Mt. Juliet Golf Tournament
First Freedom Bank sponsored a hospitality tent at the annual Mt. Juliet Chamber Golf Tournament on Friday, September 15th at the Windtree Golf Course. Funds raised through this tournament benefit the Mt. Juliet Chamber of Commerce.
Pictured from ...Read More...
Posted on 09/18/2017 9:33 AM by Sarah Poss
Monday, 31 July 2017
Matt Pillow, Vice President and Providence Office Manager, and Sarah Poss, Providence Personal Banker and Marketing Specialist, attended Del Webb’s Trade Partner Appreciation Reception on Tuesday, July 18th.
First Freedom has participated in the Del Webb Trade Partners Program since 2013.
Posted on 07/31/2017 9:06 AM by Sarah Poss
Wednesday, 19 July 2017
First Freedom sponsored a hospitality tent, hole #10, and a team at the annual Dr. Carey Harbrecht Memorial Scramble on Monday, July 18, 2017 at Five Oaks Country Club. This golf fundraiser is for the benefit of Lebanon Chamber of Commerce.
Pictured is First Freedom’s Golf Team from left to right: ...Read More...
Posted on 07/19/2017 3:05 PM by Sarah Poss
Friday, 24 March 2017
First Freedom Bank donated school supplies to Sycamore Elementary’s incoming Kindergarten students on March, 24, 2017.
Pictured left to right: Donna Sloan, Kindergarten Teacher, new incoming Kindergarten students, and Ladell Medley, VP and Cookeville and Algood Office Manager.
Posted on 03/24/2017 2:36 PM by Sarah Poss
Tuesday, 14 March 2017
First Freedom Bank participated in the 2016 EMTAR Award Banquet held at the Airport Marriott on February 25th, 2017.
Pictured left to right: Sean Rabe, FFB Mortgage Origination Officer Christen Rabe, FFB Vice President and Providence Office Manager Matt Pillow, FFB Mortgage Specialist Nicole Frank, ...Read More...
Posted on 03/14/2017 8:36 AM by Sarah Poss