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Uvalde's First Annual Go Blue Day Celebration
As a part of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, C.A.S.A. (Court Appointed Special Advocates) along with local businesses and organizations, put on a celebration for children at the Uvalde Memorial Park on April 4th. First State Bank of Uvalde partnered with C.A.S.A. to include a newspaper advertising campaign along with a booth that provided children with blue FSB water bottles. A coin racing game was also included for children to enjoy.
Morgan Taylor, Vennessa K. McLerran, and Bill Dillard
Sabinal Wild Hog Fest 2017
FSB employees handed out promotional items to visitors of the 2017 Wild Hog Fest on Saturday, April 1st.
Suzanne Carter, Vennessa K. McLerran, and Christina Tovar.
2017 FSB ESSAY DATES ANNOUNCED
The 3rd annual FSB Financial Literacy Essay contest will be held this year with a start date of February 15th and essays to be submitted by Friday, April 14th of 2017. The subject for 2017 will be:
Explain at least three differences between "needs" vs "wants" when dealing with your money.
Students in grades 6th-9th from the surrounding Uvalde, Dimmit, & Real counties are welcomed to submit an essay. Prize money in the form of a Young Savings Account will be awarded to the top three essays.
Criteria for the essay:
*Essay must be written on the topic provided by FSB
*Essays must be at least 400 words and no less than 300 words, typed in at least a 14 font, on white paper
*A cover sheet with the student's name, grade, school, and home phone number is to be attached to the front of the essay
*Essays may be submitted at your school or may be dropped off at your closest First State Bank of Uvalde branch
*Deadline to submit essays is April 14th
For more information please contact Vennessa K. McLerran or Bill Dillard (830)-278-6231 or email email@example.com
1st place - Joshua Guevara - Sabinal Middle School
2nd place - Ella Dorris - Flores Middle School, Uvalde
3rd place - Morgan Dreyer - Uvalde Classical Academy
4th - Celeste Arizmendi - Flores Middle School, Uvalde