FITZGERALD, Ga. — South Georgia Banking Company (SGBC) celebrates Georgia Peanut Bank Week by acknowledging all Georgia peanut farmers and industry professionals for their outstanding peanut production and contribution to the local economy.
As a part of Georgia Peanut Bank Week, SGBC is collecting jars of peanut butter at all of its branches, which will be distributed to local food pantries in the communities the bank serves. The peanut butter drive is from Oct. 1 through Oct. 18.
Each branch will collect for its own community. Jars donated at the Moultrie branch will go to the Colquitt Food Bank, and those donated at the Omega branch will go to Snack Pack Buddies
The bank will also host a peanut-themed Customer Appreciation Day on Friday, Oct. 18.
Visit the bank’s website at www.sgbconline.com for locations.