Category Archives: News and Events

Cindra Bombei

Jul 23 2018

What’s a Day of RAGBRAI Eats Going to Cost?


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RAGBRAI (The Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa) is a week-long bike ride across the state of Iowa at the end of July. This July will mark the 46th annual ride, will you be joining in the fun? Along …
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Dave Hochstetler

Jul 18 2018

2018 Iowa Finance Authority Beginning Farmer Bank of the Year


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July 12, 2018 — The Iowa Finance Authority today recognized Hills Bank and Trust Company in Hills as the Iowa Beginning Farmer Bank of the Year. Hills Bank assisted the most beginning farmers statewide through the Beginning Farmer Loan Program …
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Allison Bates

Jul 11 2018

Thanksgiving in July 2018


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This July marks the 20th year of the Crisis Center of Johnson County‘s Thanksgiving in July Community-Wide Food Drive that helps fill the shelves of local community pantries. During the summer months, there tends to be a donation gap. School …
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Aaron Schaefer

Jul 06 2018

The Economy and Market from Here… at Hills July 2018


The Economy and Market from Here...at Hills.

The second quarter of 2018 has been eventful. Stock and bond markets digested a large amount of economic, corporate, and geopolitical news and emerged thus far on the positive side of the ledger. Stock markets flirted with 2018 lows in …
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Molly Brown

Jul 02 2018

Things to Do In the Corridor: July & August 2018


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Have you been able to get outside and explore our local communities yet this summer? If not, there is still time so mark your calendars for these fun events!

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Molly Brown

May 23 2018

Things to Do In the Corridor: May & June 2018


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After a long winter season and a slow-to-start spring, many are ready to get outside and explore our local communities. There are many things to do throughout the Corridor this Spring and Summer, so mark your calendars!

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Nicole Slaubaugh

May 21 2018

Classroom Cash: Thanks a Million!


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Hills Bank and Trust Company’s Classroom Cash program has hit an exciting milestone, over $1,000,000 has been donated to 50+ area schools. This would not have been possible without each and every one of our Classroom Cash cardholders, thank you! …
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Jennifer Lough

May 14 2018

Summer Reading Program 2018


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Hills Bank is proud to sponsor many Summer Reading Programs throughout the Eastern Iowa Corridor by partnering with our local schools grades K-12. Most programs begin at the end of May, just in time for summer break. 

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Aaron Schaefer

Apr 04 2018

The Economy and Market from Here… at Hills April 2018


The Economy and Market from Here...at Hills.

Volatility returned to markets in the first quarter of 2018. After marking a new record high on January 26, the S&P 500 corrected dramatically in the first part of February, likely due to a better than expected increase in wages …
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Jennifer Lough

Mar 05 2018

March is Ag Month at Hills Bank!


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Agriculture is intertwined with Hills Bank’s history, heritage, and values, and remains an important part of our culture today. To help celebrate our agricultural roots, we begin our annual celebration of spring and agriculture, with Ag Month events all March long!  Check …
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