2024 Community Banking Week

"Your Success Is Our Success"

April 7-13, 2024, is the 34th anniversary of Community Banking Week (CBW) in Illinois! This year’s theme is “Your Success Is Our Success.” CBAI hopes that you will take this opportunity to spotlight not only the importance of community banks but their strength, viability and resiliency. Let’s celebrate the independent spirit that is the hallmark of locally-run banks!

Let us know how your bank is celebrating! Tag us in your social media post or email Valerie Johnston. We want to share your bank’s CBW happenings on social media and in Banknotes magazine. Don’t forget to send us photos of your staff wearing the CBAI Foundation fundraiser Community Banking Week t-shirts or tag us in your social media post at and

Governor JB Pritzker recently signed a proclamation declaring April 7-13, 2024, as Community Banking Week in Illinois, in recognition of the contributions of community banks to the economic vitality of the State of Illinois and their continuing dedication to fulfilling the credit needs of citizens throughout the state.