At Great Florida Bank, we are commited to being the corporate citizen of choice for the communities we service.
Our Corporate Giving Goal
Great Florida Bank is proud of its record of involvement with the people and communities of South Florida. Our goal is to be recognized as the corporate citizen of choice in the communities we serve by supporting local agencies and non-profit organizations which provide services to those most needing help in our community.Our Corporate Giving Priorities - 2012
Programs and organizations that promote:
We also support and encourage Great Florida Bank associates to be in-service to our community by giving their time and talents to these worthy causes. Great Florida Bank supports local organizations through both charitable contributions and sponsorships.Definition: Charitable Contributions
Charitable contributions are considered investments of cash or other Bank assets given to non-profit organizations with IRS 501(c) (3) status without expectation of receiving any direct benefit to the bank from the organization. Only organizations that the IRS has granted 501(c) (3) status are eligible for consideration of a charitable contribution.Definition: Sponsorship
Sponsorships are financial support provided by Great Florida Bank for a specific event, or program. Generally, investment of sponsorship funds to for-profit or non-profit organizations are made with the expectation of receiving promotional, entertainment and community relations value in return.Eligibility
Sponsorship requests, which present networking opportunities, strengthen business relationships or increase the public’s awareness of the Bank’s brand, will be given priority consideration. Additionally, charitable contributions and sponsorship requests which best meet the Bank’s corporate giving mission and promote our product’s, services will be given priority consideration. The Bank will endeavor to establish on-going relationships and potential business opportunities with each requesting agency and group.
Great Florida Bank does not generally make charitable contributions or investments of sponsorship funds to the following applicants, or for the purposes or benefit of those listed below:
Great Florida Bank will not fund any organization that discriminates for any reason, including race, religion, creed, age, sex, sexual orientation and national origin.How to submit a request
Requests must be submitted in writing on official organization stationery, at least 60 days in advance of the event. Proposals for funding must be concise and contain the following:
Please allow four to six weeks for processing contribution and sponsorship requests. All proposals will receive a written response after the Sponsorships and Charitable Contributions Committee has reached a decision. Request can be submitted by email or USPS to the addresses listed below.
Please mail requests to:
Email requests to: firstname.lastname@example.org