ASC Christmas in Hagatna – Bank of Guam Family Night
After a two year absence, the St. Fidelis Capuchin Friary Christmas Display "It's Christmas in Hagåtña 2015" debuted at the Agana Shopping Center on November 28, 2015. The Bank of Guam, a major sponsor for the event, hosted a night of Christmas cheer for employees and their families.
Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army
Employees of the Bank of Guam participated in this year's Salvation Army Bell Ringing at various locations around the island to raise money for their social programs.
I Am Chamorro
The Bank of Guam is one of the main sponsors of the film, "I Am Chamorro," a documentary that chronicles the history of the Chamorro people including pre-contact, wartime and recent history. Pale Eric Forbes, a Catholic priest, is featured in the film and has done over 30 years of research on Chamorro history and culture. Blu-Rays and DVDs are available for sale at Payless Markets.
2016 IFIT Scholarship
Each year the Bank of Guam grants $2,000 scholarships to 5 high school seniors who plan to attend U.S. accredited 4 year college or university. The scholarship also includes a paid summer internship at the Bank's branches. 10 semi-finalists are selected by April and the 5 winners are announced during graduation. The awards are made payable to the colleges of their choice.
2016 IFIT 5K Run
On Saturday, March 12, 2016, the Bank of Guam will hold its 11th Annual 5K Run/Walk at its Headquarters in Hagatna. Partnering with Guam Cancer Care – a non-profit organization whose primary focus and mission is to provide direct support services for Guam residents afflicted by cancer, the theme of this year's event will be FestPac 2016, a cultural event with local exhibitors, dancers and chanters. Register Now!
Bikes for Erica's House
Bank of Guam donated 12 new bikes to Erica's house for Christmas. Erica's House provides a safe environment for family visitation services. The bikes were put together by the employees during a training exercise.
The Bank of Guam has been voted PIKA's "Best Bank" by online readers of the Pacific Daily News. This is the first time a "Best Bank" category has been included and we are doubly proud of this honor.
Festival of the Pacific May 22-June 4
The Bank of Guam unveiled its mobile ATM which now reflects the Latte sponsorship of the 2016 Festival of the Pacific Arts Festival (FestPac). FestPac, scheduled for May 22-June 4, 2016, is being held on Guam for the first time ever and will be staged at Hagatna's Paseo de Susanna as the main festival village. Also known as the "Olympics of the Pacific Arts," FestPac is the largest cultural event in Guam history that will host 27 countries and territories from across the Pacific. It is expected to draw over 3,000 delegates and their accompanying representatives.