First National Bank and Trust Partners with Warner Hospital and Health Services to Help Reduce Lung Cancer
Clinton, Ill., November 9, 2018 -First National Bank and Trust recently donated $2,500 to the Warner Hospital and Health Services. With the assistance of this gift, First National Bank is excited to be a key partner in helping reduce lung cancer in the local area.
"Warner Hospital and Health Services would like to thank First National Bank and Trust for its generous $2,500 donation to assist in our efforts to reduce lung cancer,” said Paul Skowron, Warner Hospital and Health Services, CEO. “These funds will be made available to the community for folks without insurance or other means to participate in the smoking cessation classes which is the first step on the way to reducing lung cancer."
DeWitt County is ranked second in the state for lung cancer deaths. To help fight back, in 2019, Warner Hospital will offer a Freedom from Smoking class, an 8-week course offered through the American Lung Association.
“First National Bank is appreciative for the services provided by the hospital to the residents of DeWitt County. We are excited to assist in the current lung cancer prevention initiatives and to help serve more local patients,” said Josh Shofner, First National Bank and Trust Company, President.
The mission of Warner Hospital and Health Services is to provide the community with quality and compassionate care close to home. To learn more about the classes or Warner Hospital visit www.warnerhospital.org.
Pictured in the photo: Josh Shofner, First National Bank and Trust and Paul Skowron, Warner Hospital and Health Services
About First National Bank &Trust Company: First National Bank & Trust Company is a community bank located in Clinton, Illinois. Dedicated to community prosperity, the bank was chartered in 1872 under the name DeWitt County National Bank. The name was changed First National Bank and Trust Company in 1974, and was recently acquired by TS Banking Group in 2017. With $125 million in assets, First National Bank is dedicated to community reinvestment and gives 10% of its net income back to the community. For more information visit firstnbtc.com.