TheBANK of Edwardsville is a local community bank that places importance on promoting diversity within its company and bettering the community. TheBANK has already demonstrated the value of international inclusion in a variety of ways:

- TheBANK has a diverse staff that caters to all potential clients in the community 

- It includes bilingual team members to assist Latino customers and provide guidance in Spanish regarding all banking needs

- It has an established Hispanic Outreach Program

- Is one of the first businesses in Illinois to join the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

- It has developed partnerships with the Latino Roundtable of Southwestern Illinois 

- Has partnerships with local non-profits, churches, schools, and libraries in the community that have increased populations of Hispanics

 

As an Ambassador Company at the Silver level, TheBANK of Edwardsville will now do the following:

- It will serve as a professional connector for immigrants in Madison and St. Clair counties 

- Will offer products and services catered to individuals whom may not have long credit histories due to being new in the United States

- Staff members of the company will continue to speak on panels to educate the region on the growing Latino customer base

- Share Mosaic flyers to spread awareness of the Mosaic Project

- Encourage associates to become Mosaic Ambassadors 

- Share Mosaic material with newly arriving international employees 

See press release here

TheBANK of Edwardsville Website