provided to The Santiva Chronicle
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Sanibel Captiva Community Bank recently held a Customer Celebration event in honor of its 20th anniversary, a milestone reached with an unwavering commitment to its customers, shareholders, employees and community.
All bank customers and employees were invited to attend the event held at its Bridge Branch located at 9311 College Parkway in Fort Myers. Attendees enjoyed the outdoor event with complimentary food and drinks, live music, kids activities, games and more.
“Since Craig Albert opened the bank in 2003, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank has remained focused on providing customers with smart banking and lending solutions,” said Kyle DeCicco, president and CEO of Sanibel Captiva Community Bank. “More importantly, for two decades we’ve created meaningful relationships with our customers and employees, as well as the Southwest Florida community.”
A visual timeline of Sanibel Captiva Community Bank’s 20-year history is available at cheersto20years.sancapbank.com.
Founded and chartered on Sanibel in 2003 as a locally owned and operated community bank, primarily serving the residents and businesses of Sanibel and Captiva islands, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank now has eight locations throughout Lee County and over 100 employees, 60% of whom are current shareholders.
On Sanibel, the Periwinkle Branch, located at 1019 Periwinkle Way, sustained considerable storm damage and is projected to reopen in 2024. In Fort Myers, at the bank’s McGregor Branch, located at 15975 McGregor Blvd., staff is operating out of a temporary mobile banking unit due to major flood damage to the existing building.
The bank is nationally ranked in the top 2% best-performing community banks by S&P Global Market Intelligence out of more than 4,400 banks with assets under $1 billion. It is well-capitalized, with more than $850 million in total assets, and generates one of the highest returns on equity of all Florida banks.
Sanibel Captiva Community Bank’s team members provide customized individual and business banking services and specialize in residential and commercial lending. The bank offers free personal and business checking, , instant issue debit cards and a full array of digital banking products and services, including mobile banking apps, CardHub, online bill pay, Zelle®, Positive Pay and ACH Manager. To learn more, visit www.SanCapBank.com.