There is always something new and exciting going on around the bank and we want to make sure you’re aware of what your bank is involved in and doing in the communities we serve. This “Branching Out” extension from our website will be here for you to visit and get up to date information about bank projects, activities, sponsorships, and community events in the cities we call home.

On June 14, United Way of San Joaquin held a Mini-Grant Awards Presentation at the Manteca Branch. This year, United Way distributed $10,000 to six local non-profits in the Manteca, Lathrop, Escalon, and Ripon areas. The funds raised came from the Flapjack Breakfast and the Wine, Chocolate & Art events that were held in 2016.

Special thanks to United Way Community Council Co-Chair and Board Member, Debbie Baglietto and staff for their continued support!

Community Shred Day

Oak Valley Community Bank is hosting a Community Shred Day.

Shred Day will be held on June 30, at the Escalon Branch ~ 1910 McHenry Avenue from 10 AM to 1 PM.

We would like to encourage the community to stop by and take advantage of this opportunity to destroy unwanted documents on site, for FREE!

Iron Mountain will be onsite to assist in the shredding process.
*Up to 3 boxes per vehicle.

Shred Day 2017
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Every year the Modesto Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Modesto Program, also known as LeMo, identifies, educates, and motivates potential community leaders. At the conclusion of their year in the LeMo program, they encourage participants to volunteer their time to identify and complete a service project that will have a positive impact in the Community.

The LeMo Class of 2017, made up of 24 community leaders from various industries, chose to raise awareness of the arts in the community while revitalizing Downtown Modesto. Their project entailed beautifying two Downtown Modesto intersections just in front of the Gallo Center for the Arts.
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Oak Valley Community Bank is a proud supporter of The Salvation Army Red Shield Center.

Kidz Day is an annual event that benefits the local at-risk youth at The Red Shield Center in South Modesto. This year, Kidz Day was on May 9. Volunteers will distribute copies of the Morris Newspaper ‘special edition’ that is entirely dedicated to The Salvation Army Red Shield Center in Modesto.

Oak Valley Community Bank’s Stanislaus County branches will be helping the cause by handing out the newspapers to all customers stopping by one of the following locations: Oakdale, Modesto-12th & I, Modesto-Dale Road, Modesto-McHenry, Patterson, and Turlock.

Kidz Day

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The Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ Band


The Bank is sponsoring The Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ Band show at The Gallo Center for the Arts. This is the fourth bank- sponsored performance of the 2016-2017 Season.

Together these two blues’ artists will take the stage with their band and perform songs from their first collaborative album ‘TajMo’ – the band brings out the best in both artists, with their distinctive voices and guitar styles. Taj Mahal has been recording and performing the blend of blues and world music for over 50 years, winning multiple Grammys. Keb’ Mo’ is a three-time Grammy winner who has teamed up with many artists from Bonnie Raitt to Jackson Browne and Buddy Guy.

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Oak Valley Community Bank was recently recognized as a “Habitat Hero” through Habitat for Humanity of Tuolumne County. We are pleased to have the opportunity to ‘give back to the communities we serve’ by partnering with Habitat in funding and providing affordable housing in the community. We look forward to continuing our partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Tuolumne County.


Habitat for Humanity is a world-wide non-profit organization which a focuses on providing affordable housing in surrounding communities through volunteer work and donations. They work to transform lives and improve living conditions by breaking the cycle of poverty through new construction and cleanup efforts in the community.