American River Bank Releases its 2012/2013 Community Report

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 20 2013 – American River Bank, a subsidiary of American River Bankshares , announced today the release of its 2012/2013 Community Report, which focuses on the community activity of the Company and its employees.  Highlights of the report include a grand total of 1,929 community service hours that American River Bank’s 115 employees dedicated in support of 55 various local organizations in 2012.

The Community Report further details employee volunteer efforts and the Company’s Community Giving Programs for 2012, including:

  • In 2012, the American River Bank Foundation awarded 9 local organizations with monetary commitments of $147,500.   This brings the total to over 35 organizations with $572,500 in grants since the Foundation began in 2005;
  • Since 1988, over $489,000 has been raised by the American River Bank Foundation Charity Golf Classic, formerly known as the Bill Young Memorial Golf Classic; and 
  • 119 employees donated a total of $17,496 to the American River Bank Foundation.

“The Community Report highlights one of American River Bank’s greatest assets – our employees,” said David Taber, CEO of American River Bank.  “We truly have incredible people on our team who generously donate their time, money and talents to help invaluable organizations.”

Taber continued, “It’s clearly demonstrated in the Community Report that our Company and our employees not only help people, but, moreover, invest in organizations that are changing people’s lives.”

To view the 2012/2013 Community Report, visit If you would like to support any of the Community Giving Programs found in the Community Report, visit for more information. 

About the American River Bank Foundation

The American River Bank Foundation was established in July 2004 to give back meaningfully to local organizations that create opportunity, enhance self-esteem and provide physical and emotional well-being for the most vulnerable women and children.  For information on how to donate to the Foundation or apply for grant funding, visit 

About American River Bank

American River Bank, a subsidiary of American River Bankshares , is a regional bank serving Northern California since 1983. We give business owners more REACH by offering financial expertise and exceptional service to complement a full suite of banking products and services. Our honest approach, commitment to community and focus on profitability is intended to lead our clients to greater success. For more information, call (800) 544-0545 or visit

Communication Contact:
Samantha Leos
American River Bank

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