DEVELOPING OUR COMMUNITIES THROUGH EDUCATION, HEALTH & WELFARE INITIATIVES
At FirstBank, we are committed to nation building and have been driving sustainable social, economic and environmental growth for over 125 years of existence. Our community development initiatives are anchored on our strategic Education, Health and Welfare pillars. Our engagement in sustainable business practices is based on our promise to enhancing economic development and ensure economic stability for the present and future generation.
Our key programmes include; FutureFirst programme; Infrastructure Development programme; Start Performing Acts of Random Kindness (SPARK); and Employee Giving and Volunteering Programme.
There is no doubt that at FirstBank, the future is our most present priority. It is on this premise coupled with our commitment to promote financial inclusion in the country that we have consistently been implementing the ‘FutureFirst” programme.
To demonstrate the Bank’s commitment to ethics, professional excellence; capacity building and inclusive growth of Nigerians as well as support youth education and drive nation building, the Bank partnered with CFA Society in its yearly Universities Ethics Challenge.
FirstBank Infrastructural Development programme promotes and supports infrastructure development. Some of the identified areas of support include provision of infrastructure facilities to: schools, hospitals and environment
SPARK is an initiative that focuses on creating and reinforcing a consciousness/mindset of showing compassion, empathy; as well as giving to others aimed at inspiring people to make a difference
As part of the Employee Giving and Volunteering programme FirstBank commenced a week celebration of its annual Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (CR&S) initiatives.