Category Archives: Community


Summer fun in Utah!

This summer, Bank of American Fork is celebrating Utah’s cities and the wonderful people that live in them. Join us for Community Appreciation Day at your local Bank of American Fork branch for free food, prizes, games and fun. And … Continue reading

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Four topics you should discuss with your advisory board

By aga merx, Vice President and SBA Department Manager, Bank of American Fork A recent trend in the small business world is to create an advisory board. Many business owners realize they are experts in one area and that they … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Business More Age-friendly

Guest post by Tracey Larson, Vice President and Special Projects Manager, Bank of American Fork Tracey Larson is the financial representative for the Governor’s Commission on Aging and is our resident age-friendly expert. Tracey will be presenting at the World … Continue reading

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Explore What’s Near: Spring City, Utah

Historic town Spring City is next on our list of must-see Utah spots.   I asked Christopher, a Utah native, about recommendations for fun weekend trips that I could do with my family, and Spring City, Utah was one of … Continue reading

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Thanks to you, teddy bears become best friends of at-risk children!

Project Teddy Bear donates 18,831 stuffed animals to children in Utah Many young kids will find one small piece of joy this Christmas with a teddy bear given to them at care centers throughout Utah serving at-risk children. The teddy … Continue reading

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One woman’s story about finding a way to protect seniors from fraud

Have you heard the story of how we came to be so involved in helping to protect our senior customers, and other seniors nationwide, from fraud? We became involved, in part, because of a girl who wanted to help her … Continue reading

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Children Helping Children: Project Teddy Bear

Project Teddy Bear started on Friday. Are you participating?     Click to enlarge graphic. You hear us talking about Project Teddy Bear every year, but now you know where the bears go and why this project is critical to Utah … Continue reading

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Shopping on Small Business Saturday has an impact on small businesses year-round

We’re excited for Small Business Saturday this week! Cyber Monday deals have already started and some of you might be prepping for early wake-up calls on Friday, but have you gotten into the spirit of Small Business Saturday yet? Small … Continue reading

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Let’s help 100,000 Utah kids through Project Teddy Bear

This year will be Bank of American Fork’s 16th Annual Project Teddy Bear. Every year, we are overwhelmed by your support. This project never gets old for us. Since the project was started by Sandy Dubois in 2000, you have … Continue reading

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Enjoying an afternoon of service with Tiny Tim Foundation

Last month, Bank of American Fork arranged a day of service in support of one of the bank’s long term customers, Alton Thacker, founder of Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids. Tiny Tim’s Foundation for Kids builds and delivers 64,000 toys … Continue reading

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