Press Releases

Pay It Forward

First Federal Bank and First Insurance Group have kicked off their annual Pay it Forward celebrations and are now accepting submission ideas on how to allocate $10,000 in funding.

Supporting the Arts

First Federal Bank Celebrates Their Grand Opening By Supporting the Arts.

Donates $50,000 to Purchase Homes in Toledo

First Federal Bank Donates $50,000 to Purchase Homes in Toledo.

Dawn Clopton as Business/ Community Development Officer

First Federal Bank Welcomes Dawn Clopton as Business/Community Development Officer.

Bank presents challenge to complete 500 hours of community service

Bank presents challenge to complete 500 hours of community service.

First Federal Bank Announces Officer Promotions

First Federal Bank Announces Officer Promotions.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Larry Lechel as Retail Lender

First Federal Bank Welcomes Larry Lechel as Retail Lender.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Rob Naudi as Senior Commercial Lender

First Federal Bank Welcomes Rob Naudi as Senior Commercial Lender.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Beth Carr as Vice President

First Federal Bank Welcomes Beth Carr as Vice President, Private Banker.

First Federal Bank Awards Jim Williams III with Second Annual Jeff Vereecke Community Impact Award

First Federal Bank Awards Jim Williams III with Second Annual Jeff Vereecke Community Impact Award.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Tim Oyster as a Commercial Lender and Residential Mortgage Consultant

First Federal Bank Welcomes Tim Oyster as a Commercial Lender and Residential Mortgage Consultant.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Devin Ellerbrock as Retail Lender

First Federal Bank is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Devin Ellerbrock as a Retail Lender for Ottawa and Glandorf, Ohio.

First Federal Bank Promotes Myron Meas as Private Banker

First Federal Bank is pleased to announce the recent promotion of Myron Meas to Private Banker. He will be serving our Lima and Delphos, Ohio area clients.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Paul Nungester as EVP, Director of Finance and Accounting

First Federal Bank is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Paul Nungester as Executive Vice President, Director of Finance and Accounting.

First Federal Bank and First Insurance Group Fund $10,000 Worth of Pay it Forward Ideas

First Federal Bank and First Insurance Group celebrate their fourth annual Pay it Forward Day by performing nearly 700 random acts of kindness and providing $10,000 in funding for crowd-sourced projects aimed to spread kindness to others.

First Federal Bank Supports Connecting Kids to Meals

On September 18, 2018, over a dozen First Federal Bank employees will support Connecting Kids to Meals’ mission to serve thousands of hot, healthy meals each day to children.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Michele Rice as Trust Officer

First Federal Bank is pleased to welcome Michele (Shelly) Rice as Trust Officer.

First Federal Bank Promotes Tarrah Collert to Retail Lender

First Federal Bank is pleased to announce the recent promotion of Tarrah Collert to a Retail Lender for Findlay, Ohio.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Eric Sparling as a Financial Advisor

First Federal Bank is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Eric Sparling as a Financial Advisor for clients in Marion, Upper Sandusky, Carey, Harpster, and Columbus, Ohio.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Cliff Ridgway as Vice President, Commercial Lender

First Federal Bank is pleased to announce that Cliff Ridgway, recently joined the commercial lending team serving the Columbus, Ohio, area.

First Federal Bank Welcomes Michael Lagger as Senior Commercial Lender

First Federal Bank is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Michael Lagger, Senior Commercial Lender serving the Toledo, Ohio, area.