Sanibel Captiva Community Bank was honored with the Business Citizenship Award at the annual Horizon Council and Lee County Economic Development Industry Appreciation Awards.
The Business Citizenship Award recognizes companies for community commitment and employee engagement in community organizations and programs. Sanibel Captiva Community Bank received the award in the “More than 50 Employees” category.
In 2016, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank gave on 96 occasions to local organizations, with charitable contributions and nonprofit sponsorships totaling $151,498. The bank’s directors and employees give generously of their time by volunteering on boards of directors, heading committees and serving in leadership roles for approximately two dozen not-for-profit groups.
“It is because of the commitment, support and involvement of our dedicated board members, management and employees that SanCap Bank has been able to have such a strong impact on the local community,” said Craig Albert, president and CEO of Sanibel Captiva Community Bank. “Our staff knows that they’re not just a part of the bank. They’re a part of the community.”
Founded in 2003, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank has two locations on Sanibel and five additional locations in Fort Myers. The bank is nationally ranked in the top 20 as a best-performing community bank by S&P Global Market Intelligence out of more than 4,500 banks with assets under $1 billion. It is well-capitalized, with $383 million in assets, and generates the highest return on equity of all Florida banks in excess of $155 million in total assets.