Hard at Work in Oklahoma
Bank of America began serving Oklahoma more than 120 years ago. First National Bank of Oklahoma was founded in a makeshift tent during the 1889 Land Run on a spot that later became a part of Oklahoma City. The bank prospered with the discovery of oil in 1890 and played a leading role in building the city. First National was acquired by Boatmen’s Bank in 1991 and joined the Bank of America family in 1997. Today, Bank of America is one of the nation’s largest financial institutions and provides services to half of all American households.
May 22, 2013
In response to the recent tornado that caused massive devastation in Oklahoma, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation is donating $500,000 to support relief efforts, including $150,000 to the American Red Cross and $100,000 to United Way of Central Oklahoma to assist with immediate needs and $250,000 to assist local and national organizations supporting longer term rebuilding… learn More about Helping Oklahoma recover
*Extended $32.4 million in new credit to Oklahoma small businesses in 2012.