Wausau, Wis. (October 3, 2018) Area food pantries will benefit from the annual Pumpkin Patch held at Peoples State Bank in Rib Mountain on Saturday, October 13. The event runs from 9 a.m. – Noon at the bank located at 2904 Rib Mountain Drive, Wausau.
Attendees are asked to bring a nonperishable food item to the Pumpkin Patch to exchange for a free pumpkin (while supplies last). All food collected will be donated to the Marathon County Hunger Coalition to help supply food pantries throughout the county. The event is open to the public.
“We do this event to let people know that we want to be a part of something great. We care not only about our customers and employees, but we also care about our community,” said Vicki Mauritz, branch manager of Peoples State Bank-Rib Mountain. “Events like this help build a strong community, which gives people pride for living in a great place.”
Families are encouraged to bring their children to help pick out a pumpkin. Children can decorate their pumpkins with stickers. Cookies, coffee, and apple cider will be served, courtesy of Rib Mountain Quality Foods IGA.
The pumpkin patch will be held rain or shine. For more questions, please call 888-929-9902. Participants can also download a free pumpkin coupon at www.bankpeoples.com.
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Peoples State Bank is a community bank headquartered in Wausau, Wisconsin, serving north central Wisconsin from nine full service banking locations in Marathon, Oneida and Vilas Counties, as well as commercial loan production offices in Milwaukee and Stevens Point, WI. Peoples provides financial services to business owners and individuals, as well as investment and retirement planning services through Peoples Wealth Management, a division of Peoples. Peoples was founded in 1962 and has total assets in excess of $880 million. PSB Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Peoples State Bank, trades its common stock under stock symbol PSBQ on the OTC Markets Exchange. Peoples is an Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC. More information about Peoples can be found at www.bankpeoples.com.