Important Customer Information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
MARCH 20, 2020
The First National Bank of Allendale is considered an essential service provider.  We will remain open.  We will continue using the recommended practices now in place to protect our employees and customers.  These practices are conducting business through our drive ups, ATMs, online and mobile banking, night depositories, and by phone.  We appreciate your patience.  
Donald W. Price
President & CEO

MARCH 17, 2020

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads throughout the United States, The First National Bank of Allendale has been focusing on what we can do to help contain the virus while continuing to serve the banking needs of our valued customers. That goal, combined with our concern for our employees and community has prompted the following action:
Effective March 18, 2020, all full-service banking facilities of The First National Bank will offer drive-thru service during normal business hours, 24 hour ATM service, and night drop availability. Lobby customers will be served on an appointment basis only. You should expect no disruptions when using your debit card. The White County production office will provide 24-hour ATM access and appointment only lobby service. In addition to our drive-up windows, you can access your accounts through our mobile app and online at Please contact us at 618-263-6511 for lobby appointments and assistance with our electronic services.
I also want to assure you that we have extensive and detailed business continuity plans in place to make sure that we continue to provide you with all essential banking services. While this pandemic is a unique situation, The First National Bank of Allendale has over 113 years of experience and a proven history of protecting your deposits and providing continued access to your funds. This will continue to be the case. We remain safe, sound, and FDIC insured.

We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in the interest of public health and wellness. When required, we will provide you with additional updates and information on our website and Facebook page.
Best Wishes,

Donald W. Price, President & CEO
The First National Bank of Allendale

MARCH 12, 2020

For immediate release:
The safety and health of our community, including our customers, employees, and shareholders, is always of the utmost importance to The First National Bank. As such, we are taking the concerns associated with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) very seriously and are closely monitoring this rapidly evolving situation.
We are following the advice of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and want to keep you informed on the immediate steps we are taking to help prevent the spread of the virus. We encourage everyone to follow the personal hygiene recommendations made by the CDC. We are maintaining our cleaning practices and adding additional disinfectant procedures in all our locations to support a healthy and safe environment. As of today, all of our locations, including lobbies, drive-ups, and production offices, remain open.
We will continue to actively review the direction provided by the CDC as well as local government officials, and will update you on the actions we are taking. We will post updates here and on our website regarding any temporary closings. In addition, we would like to remind all of our customers of our electronic banking options, including internet banking, mobile banking, and mobile deposit, which allow you to accomplish many banking tasks without a trip into one of our locations.
We appreciate the continued trust of the communities that we serve. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.