Community Strong

City of Hope

Over the past several years, California Bank & Trust has been proud to support the San Diego Chapter of City of Hope. During this time, CB&T and its employees have helped to raise over $1.5 million in donations to help this cause.

Learn more about City of Hope here.

United Way

During the 2012 annual fundraising campaign, CB&T employees raised over $100,000 for the United Way.

Learn more about the United Way here.

Smile for a Lifetime

CB&T is partners with Smile for a Lifetime, a non-profit organization led by Dr. Christian M. Forney, DDS, that offers free braces and orthodontia treatments to children in need.

In March of 2012, the first of four children started their treatment under this program. Pamela Campbell, Senior Vice President & Region Manager, CB&T, serves on the Smile for a Lifetime Board of Directors.

Learn more about Smile for a Lifetime here.

San Diego State University

SDSU Student Athlete of the Week Sponsorship

Over the past decade, CB&T has proudly supported San Diego State University.

Since 2008, California Bank & Trust has been the sponsor of the Student Athlete of the Week program, recognizing students for their academic achievements, sportsmanship and community involvement. Tory Nixon, Division President, CB&T, also serves on the SDSU Director’s Cabinet.

Learn more about the program here.

Junior Achievement

San Diego Junior Achievement

California Bank & Trust makes a significant financial contribution to the Junior Achievement program in San Diego each year.

In addition to these donations, CB&T bankers serve as volunteers for the many programs Junior Achievement shares with our community, including the Job Shadow Program. Tracy Powell, Senior Vice President & Sales Manager, CB&T, serves on the San Diego Junior Achievement Board of Directors.

Learn more about Junior Achievement here.

The Old Globe

California Bank & Trust has proudly supported The Old Globe for the past decade by making significant financial contributions each year, as well as providing leadership and volunteers for their various community programs.

CB&T is proud to support the arts through their efforts as well as art education reaching hundreds of children in the San Diego community each year. Sandy Redman, Senior Vice President & Branch Manager, Rancho Santa Fe Office, CB&T, serves on the Board of Directors for The Old Globe.

Learn more about the programs offered by The Old Globe here.


Accion Small Business Workshops

California Bank & Trust partners with ACCION San Diego to provide free workshops for businesses interested in learning about financing options.

These workshops provide an opportunity for business owners and those interested in starting a business, to gain insight into various financing options including: traditional financing from banking institutions like CB&T or loans from microlenders like ACCION San Diego.

Learn more about ACCION and these programs here.

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