At Central State Bank we are proud of our commitment to the communities we serve. We have a long history of supporting dozens of worthwhile organizations; from community festivals and events, education and prep sports, to human services and economic development. We believe we have a responsibility to invest in those who have invested with us.

If your organization is interested in soliciting the support of CSB with your program or event, please fill out the application form below.Then submit it to us via email or the postal service. We will acknowledge your request immediately, and respond as soon as we have had the chance to review the application.


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CSB Donates to the Byways of Iowa Public Art Initiative

CSB recently donated to the Byways of Iowa Foundation for the Byways of Iowa Public Art Iniative. The program works to intall art into communities along the scenic byway. Elkader is proud to be one of those communities!


Pictured are Roger Buchholz representing the TRRC, Mallory Hanson of Northeast Iowa RC&D, and Jared Funk, CSB Assistant Vice President. 

CSB Donates to the Bird House Hospice Home

Central State BankCoralville employees recently chose to give donations collected during their“Jeans Day” program to the Bird House Hospice Home, the first independent,stand-alone hospice home in Iowa dedicated exclusively to the end-of-life careof people in the final stage of terminal illness. CSB matched the employeedonations create a total contribution of $600 to the house. 

Pictured (Front RowL-R) are Melissa Tjebkes (Commercial Lender), Kyle McDermott (Personal Banker),Sanjana Raghavan and Carol Tippe (The Bird House), Greg Johnson (CSB CEO) andGina Forbes (VP Commercial Lending). (Back Row L-R) are Mark Forest (CommercialLender), David Pauly (Portfolio Manager), Ben Nevitt (Credit Analyst), DanBrown (Marketing Dir.) and Pat Stransky (Loan Assistant)

CSB Donates to the Clayton County Community Collaboration Council (5C)

Central State Bank Elkader employees recently chose to give donations collected during their “Jeans Day” program to the 5C (Clayton County Community Collaboration Council), an organization that works promote awareness surrounding alcohol, tobacco, other drugs and their impact on individuals and the community. CSB matched the employee donations create a total contribution of $1,240 to the program. Possible uses for the funds are:

Day on the Hill – Youth discuss substance abuse withlegislators in Des Moines.

Impaired and Distracted Driving Simulator – Hands-ondemonstration for youth and adults to know how their decision affect others’,and their own, safety.

“What Would You Do…?” Escape Room – Participants answerclues about different scenarios while trying to beat the clock.

Support other initiatives such as Neighborhood Night Out andcommunity education initiatives similar to Drug Trends Training for communitymembers. 

 Pictured (L-R) Tracy Yelden and Julie Doeppke (5C Coalition), Lori Fannon (CSB Customer Service Specialist), and Jared Funk (CSB Asst. VP.)

CSB Donates to the South Benton County Food Bank

Central State Bank Walford employees recently chose to give donations collected during their “Jeans Day” program to the South Benton County Food Bank, an organization that works to provide needed food and household supplies for residents of the area. CSB matched the employee donations create a total contribution of $490 to the program. Pictured (L-R) Lesa Schrader (Customer Service Specialist), Connie Pegump (Human Resources Mgr.), Jeff Yates (Consumer Lender, Phylis Kurriger (Food Pantry Director) and Amy Symonds (Operations Supervisor).


CSB Donates to the Riders Club of Cedar Rapids

Central State Bank Cedar Rapids employees recently chose to give donations collected during their “Jeans Day” program to the Riders Club of Cedar Rapids, an organization that works to provide scheduled transportation for mobile seniors or visually/hearing impaired residents of the area. CSB matched the employee donations create a total contribution of $530 to the program. Pictured (L-R) are Sharon Albaugh (Loan Assistant), David Jontz (Market President), Allison Coleman (Customer Service Specialist), Jo Foster (Branch Manager and Riders Club Board Member) and Martin Wissenberg (Riders Club Executive Director).


CSB Donates to the Snack Pack Program

Central State Bank Marquette/McGregor employees recently chose to give donations collected during their “Jeans Day” program to MFL-MarMac School's Snack Pack Program. This program assembles packages of food for kids ages Kindergarten - 5th grad to take home with them each weekend. CSB matched the employee donations create a total contribution of $530. Pictured (L-R) Bona Dean Feller (McGregor United Methodist Church), Abby Martin (Customer Relations Specialist), Mark Groom (VP/Branch Manager), Linda Munson (First Congregational Church) Laurie Henkels (Customer Relations Specialist), Mary Guritz (Operations Supervisor) and Kathryn Starkey (McGregor United Methodist Church.