A.C.T.I.O.N., Inc. Receives Donation from Premier Bank
Youngstown, OH (April 28, 2022) – Premier Bank recently donated a check to Alliance for Congregational Transformation Influencing Our Neighborhoods (A.C.T.I.O.N., Inc.) for $5,000. The funds will be used for their Mobile Market Initiative, a 28-foot truck, which will make stops to offer fresh, locally grown groceries on wheels year-round. The Mobile Market will target the food deserts of Youngstown, as well as in Struthers and Lowellville.
“Shoppers are going to be able to purchase butter, eggs, cheeses, meats and other staples to cook along with fresh produce,” explained Vicki Vicars, Lead Organizer, A.C.T.I.O.N., Inc. “We are now working to create the routes, meeting with local vendors and contemplating the many ways we are use this opportunity to serve and uplift our residents.”
“We are very pleased to be able to support ACTION and appreciate their continued efforts to assist those throughout our communities,” said Trish Gelsomino, Foundation Giving Coordinator, Premier Bank. “Together we can spread kindness and make our community stronger!”
About Premier Bank
Premier Bank, headquartered in Youngstown Ohio, operates 75 branches and 12 loan offices in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania and West Virginia (West Virginia office operates as Home Savings Bank) and serves clients through a team of wealth professionals dedicated to each community banking branch. The holding company for Premier Bank and First Insurance Group is Premier Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: PFC), headquartered in Defiance, Ohio. First Insurance Group is a full-service insurance agency with ten offices in Ohio. For more information, visit the company’s website at YourPremierBank.com.