Category Archives: California

PCB employees teamed up with Junior Achievement for a day of volunteerism in California

On Wednesday, June 4th, Popular Community Bank employees teamed up with Junior Achievement for a day of volunteerism to “Teach for a Day” at San Pedro Elementary School. Through this unique initiative, PCB employees got a chance to teach JA’s … Continue reading

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How, and Why, To Run A Greener Small Business

There are a number of phrases that small business owners hear on a regular basis that all circle back to the idea of sustainability. From “going green” to having a”clean office,” everyone is more mindful of the impact our work … Continue reading

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Two Year Program Benefits Small Business in Los Angeles

Popular Community Bank Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Popular Community Bank, distributed $100,000 to the USC Family of Businesses Initiative to develop and implement the new USC Popular Community Bank Small Business Leadership Forum, said California Region Executive Vernon Aguirre.

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Savings Week: Save Money While Seasons Change

As the weather changes into Autumn, the sun isn’t out as long and jackets start coming out. While leaves are falling, there are some great opportunities to save. Here are five ways you can save money while the seasons change.

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A Look Back: California in 1893

California became the 31st state on September 9, 1850. Thanks to the gold rush and the railroad reaching the Pacific Ocean, many people were making their way to the West Coast in 1893. According to the 1890 census, the population … Continue reading

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Popular Community Bank Supporting Operation HOPE

Popular Community Bank has a wonderful relationship with Operation HOPE, and made a couple significant financial contributions to the organization over the last two weeks.

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Football Week: Who’s Your Financial Coach?

Everyone knows who the coach is when watching a football game on television. Usually, he’s wearing a headset and appears to need a change in his blood pressure medication. He’s also in the middle of the action, working with rookies … Continue reading

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Monday Morning News: Hesed House Is Making A Difference

Last week, we were privileged to meet with some of the winners of our Make A Difference Day Challenge. In Aurora, IL, we met with Mary Ensor, Division Director of Resources at the Hesed House and were honored to present … Continue reading

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We’re Buying Coffee in California and New York

Want free coffee or tea to start your day? We’re buying! On Friday morning, and again on Monday and Tuesday of next week, we’ll have representatives at select locations in New York and California buying coffee for a couple hours … Continue reading

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Popular Community Bank Helps Children’s Home Society of Florida

Last week, our branches in southern Florida were thrilled to donate over $1,000 in toys to the Children’s Home Society of Florida in Miami. You can read more about this great organization on their Facebook page as well.

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