The 2016 Guam International Marathon
The Guam Visitors Bureau, along with Pacific Islands Club Guam and United Airlines, brings you the 4th annual Guam International Marathon. The event, scheduled on Sunday, April 10, 2016, includes 5K, 10K, Half Marathon (13.1 miles) and Marathon (26.2 miles) race distances. The Bank of Guam is proud to be a silver sponsor.
Economic Forum 2016
On April 7, 2016, Bank of Guam's Senior Vice President/Chief Economist & Business Continuity Officer, Joseph P. Bradley will give an update on relevant global, national and local economic conditions and trends.
National Teach Children to Save
On April 28, 2016, the Bank of Guam will be participating in National Teach Children to Save Day, an annual awareness day when bankers demonstrate their community commitment by teaching young people about the value of saving. Bank of Guam volunteers will be visiting classrooms to share their real-world knowledge and professional skills to encourage young people to start young, and save more.
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
A check for $61,070.80 was presented to Guam Cancer Care following the successful Bank of Guam IFIT 5K Run held on Saturday, March 12, 2016. Breaking last year's record of $51,000, the check was presented at the Bank's 44th Anniversary Founder's Day Employee Dinner on Thursday, March 17, 2016. A record number of runners turned out for the event and the success of the cultural experience organized by the Bank included fire dancers from Inetnon Gefpågo and chanters from I Fanlalai'an.
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.