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Community Involvement

As a local community bank, we are committed to supporting the communities we serve throughout Ogle, Winnebago, and Boone Counties. That's why you'll see us getting involved and actively supporting a variety of area organizations, agencies, activities, and events. We strive both as a bank and as individuals to do our part to help make our communities better places to live and work—and that benefits all of us!

Helping to Build a Home for Rockford Area Habitat For Humanity

Stillman Bank employees and their family members taking part in a Habitat For Humanity home build in northwest Rockford to help a local family.

Stillman Employees Help Support United Way

Stillman Bank employees presented a check to United Way representatives. Our employees contributed over $14,000 to the annual fundraising campaign.


Bank Donates Tote Bags to Library's Summer Reading Program

Stillman Bank was pleased to donate 200 tote bags to participants in the Julia Hull Library's 2012 Summer Reading Program in Stillman Valley.

(photo) 2009 Relay For Life of Ogle-West

Relay For Life

Stillman Bank is pleased to be a major sponsor of the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life. (Pictured above: Stillman Bank's 2011 Ogle-West Relay team)



Over 5,000 pounds of food collected for needy families!

Each year, the bank holds a Christmas Food Drive to benefit area families.  Over 5,000 pounds of food has been collected since the beginning! Food is donated to local food pantries. Thank you to all who have contributed! (Pictured above: Employees from the bank's Rochelle Office)

Bank Participates in RoRo Expo in Rockton

Stillman Bank showcased its products and services at the 2013 RoRo Expo in Rockton. David Oswald and Jean Hausvick are pictured at the bank's booth.


Bank Unveils Community Sculpture at Oregon Office

Stillman Chairman and CEO Gary Rhodes, Community Art Legacy member Jeff Adams, and Sculptor Daniel Ingebrigtson are pictured with "Making Hay". Stillman Bank was among the first to support the Community Art Legacy's endeavor of bringing art and agriculture together and placing 10 life-size bronze sculptures in Oregon in 10 years. For more info, visit


(photo) Stillman Valley Fall Festival Parade

Stillman Valley Fall Festival Parade

Stillman Bank is proud to be the Presenting Sponsor of the Stillman Valley Fall Festival. For more info, visit

___________________________________________________________________________________________ Bank is pleased to be a Money Smart Week Partner. Money Smart Week (MSW) is a series of free classes and activities designed to help consumers better manage their finances. MSW of Northern Illinois is April 5-12, 2014. Visit for more information.


Stillman Bank was the 2010 sponsor of The Nutcracker at Coronado Theatre. The bank held also held a giveaway to win tickets to the performance as well as a Nutcracker Coloring Contest for kids. Congratulations to the winners!




Proud Supporter of the Burpee Museum and Discovery Center Connecting Our Future campaign. Click here for more information.