Commitment to Education

We believe education evolves into responsibility. Working with our branches, we participate in local financial education activities, from saving and budgeting to understanding credit and fraud prevention.

Commitment to Community

The First Interstate Foundation works closely with bank employees to distribute money across our territory where it’s needed most.

Employee Engagement

The Foundation shares the values and vision of First Interstate Bank; together, we strive to make our communities a better place to live and work. We've fostered several programs and gift matching opportunities for our employees to help us build on this ethic.

Community Involvement

As the charitable affiliate of First Interstate BancSystem, the First Interstate BancSystem Foundation is funded by the bank and works closely with the bank. The Foundation shares the values and vision of First Interstate Bank; together, we strive to make our communities a better place to live and work.

The Foundation's mission is to assist the First Interstate Bank family in being the premier corporate citizen in the communities we serve. The Foundation achieves this by carrying out First Interstate's commitment to community. We provide resources and leadership in three main areas: granting funds, financial education and matching the gifts of First Interstate Bank employees.

2013 Total Company Giving:
$2,302,449
as of December 31, 2013

Employee Gift Match: $445,469

Employee Volunteer Match: $84,369

Foundation Grants: $608,489

Branch Donation: $1,164,122