ABILENE, Texas, Oct. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- First Financial Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of First Financial Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIN), conducted a company-wide Day of Service on Columbus Day, October 10, 2016. In conjunction with its efforts to prevent financial exploitation of the elderly, First Financial partnered with local non-profit organizations to provide assistance to the senior population in each of the communities it serves. Day of Service initiatives took place in 27 locations across First Financial's footprint and projects included meal preparation and delivery, landscaping and painting, visiting homebound individuals and continued education surrounding the Bank's prevention of financial exploitation.
"We are pleased that we had the opportunity to make a difference in the communities we serve by providing assistance to local non-profits and our senior community," said F. Scott Dueser, Chairman, President and CEO. "We are so proud of our approximately 650 employees across the state who chose to serve our communities on a bank holiday."
First Financial Bank, N.A. was nationally recognized for its Financial Exploitation Education Program with an American Bankers Association Community Commitment Award in 2015. The award, sponsored by the ABA Community Engagement Foundation, was given to First Financial for its achievements and ongoing leadership in the financial services industry.
For more information about First Financial's Day of Service, visit the Company's website at www.ffin.com/dayofservice or twitter and facebook.
About First Financial Bank, N.A.
First Financial Bank, N.A. is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Financial Bankshares, Inc. Headquartered in Abilene, Texas, First Financial Bankshares is a financial holding company that through its subsidiary, First Financial Bank, N.A., operates multiple banking regions with 69 locations in Texas including Abilene, Acton, Albany, Aledo, Alvarado, Beaumont, Boyd, Bridgeport, Brock, Burleson, Cisco, Cleburne, Clyde, Conroe, Cut and Shoot, Decatur, Eastland, Fort Worth, Glen Rose, Granbury, Grapevine, Hereford, Huntsville, Keller, Magnolia, Mauriceville, Merkel, Midlothian, Mineral Wells, Montgomery, Moran, New Waverly, Newton, Odessa, Orange, Port Arthur, Ranger, Rising Star, Roby, San Angelo, Southlake, Stephenville, Sweetwater, Tomball, Trent, Trophy Club, Vidor, Waxahachie, Weatherford, Willis, and Willow Park. The Company also operates First Financial Trust & Asset Management Company, N.A., with eight locations and First Technology Services, Inc., a technology operating company.
The Company is listed on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the trading symbol FFIN. For more information about First Financial Bankshares, please visit our website at http://www.ffin.com.
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