Category: Community & Events

Minster Bank Community Voices: Rhonda Keister

Retro microphone with minster bank community voices rhonda keister text

  Minster Bank Community Voices is an audio series that takes you behind the scenes and lets you hear firsthand stories from the people who make our organization great. This week’s guest is Rhonda Keister, branch manager at our Sidney location.  Q: Tell me a little about your job. I’ve been here for 17 years…. Read more »

Minster Bank to Open New Vandalia-Butler Office

Street view of the new minster bank vandalia butler office

Minster Bank is pleased to announce the expansion of our branch network to serve the Vandalia-Butler area. The new office, to be located at 8530 N. Dixie Highway, Vandalia, is anticipated to open in summer 2020. Read on to learn more about this expansion. Personal, Commercial and Retirement Solutions in Vandalia As a full‐service bank,… Read more »

Introducing Zelle®: Send and Request Money + Split Bills Easily

Group of friends uses Zelle®️ to split pizza bill

Minster Bank, together with Zelle®, is proud to announce a fast, safe and easy way to split bills and send money with people you trust.  What is Zelle? Zelle is a fast, safe and easy way to send money to and receive money from friends, family and others you trust. Best of all, it’s now… Read more »

From 1914 to Now: The Story of Minster Bank [Video]

Historic Minster Bank building in Minster Ohio

This is the first part of a two-part series on Minster Bank’s past and present.  As a whole, Ohio is among the states with higher numbers of community banks – 178 total as of 2018. And for more than 100 years, Minster Bank has been one of those institutions. Learn more about Minster Bank’s history… Read more »

Minster Bank Announces 2019 Scholarship Recipients

13 students who recieved the Minster Bank 2019 Scholarship

At Minster Bank, we believe creating a bright future begins with fostering talent and professional development in our young people. That’s why each year, we award scholarships to area students graduating from high school. We’re pleased to announce the 13 winners of this year’s award. Read on to learn more about each recipient.  Gray Harshbarger,… Read more »

Financial Literacy With Minster Bank: Students Gain Money Smarts

Students at Minster School participating in financial literacy program with MInster Bank

During the 2018-19 school year, Minster Bank will reach around 2,000 students from kindergarten to high school through their financial literacy programs. Through these programs, which are held in each of the counties where Minster Bank branches are located – Auglaize, Shelby and Miami – Minster Bank representatives teach students financial skills in a fun… Read more »

Parker Elected to Board of Directors

robert parker

Robert Parker has been elected to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of Minster Financial Corp. Mr. Parker was elected to a three-year term at the annual meeting of shareholders. Mr. Parker, Chief Financial Officer, Waibel Energy Systems, will replace John Dunlap, who is retiring after 24 years of service on the Board… Read more »

Mark Your Calendar for the Spring Parade of Homes

Homes in a neighborhood representing the spring parade of homes in tipp city ohio

Minster Bank and the Western Ohio Home Builders Association have teamed up for the Spring Parade of Homes, which will feature 13 homes around the Miami Valley. From noon to 4 p.m. May 4 and 5, you’ll have the chance to walk through the 13 beautiful homes on the tour during this free event, talk… Read more »

Earth Day History + 4 Creative Ways to Celebrate

Hands holding up a chalk drawing of the earth representing earth day

Earth Day reminds us of a too-easily-forgotten truth: our everyday behaviors have an effect on our planet’s health. Think about using this Earth Day to practice habits that conserve resources, promote cleaner air and encourage better health for yourself and your family and friends. 

Fun Facts About Minster Bank’s Logo and History

Minster bank logo with descriptions of the meaning of the logo

You’ve probably seen the Minster Bank logo around town, on your bank statements or when you log in to your online banking portal. Did you know the logo – affectionately dubbed “Elmo” by the people here at the bank – has a special meaning in each of its elements? Take a look below and get… Read more »