Van Wert Federal donates to Van Wert High School. (Photo submitted)
Van Wert Federal donates to Van Wert High School. (Photo submitted)

In celebration of Van Wert Federal Savings Bank 125th anniversary, the bank made a contribution of $5,000 to each of the county schools: Crestview High School, Lincolnview High School, and Van Wert High School. The contributions can be used by the schools in any way that will benefit the children of each school. Van Wert Federal Savings has always been a strong supporter of not only education, but also has been a leader in supporting the local arts and non-profit organizations in Van Wert County. Van Wert Federal has been in operation since 1889, making it the longest locally owned and operated bank in Van Wert County. It is recognized as the strongest financial institution in Van Wert County and also one of the strongest financial institutions in the United States.