Alpine Bank wins financial education award

Alpine Bank has earned national recognition for its involvement in a financial education program for high school students.

Alpine Bank was among 35 recipients of 2016 Innovation in Financial Education Awards presented by NASDAQ and EverFi, an education technology company.

Alpine Bank partnered with EverFi and Youth Entity, a Colorado-based nonprofit organization that promotes life skills and career development, to bring the Banking on Your Future program to a total of nearly 1,000 students at nine high schools. The program uses gaming and simulation technology to explore financial concepts.

Headquartered in Glenwood Springs, Alpine Bank operates 38 locations across Colorado. For more information, visit the Web site at www.alpinebank.com.