Message from the Chairman:

W. James Barnett, Jr.




I’m proud to say that for over 122 years, Peoples Bank employees have been giving back to the communities where we work and live. Volunteerism is an important part of our mission statement. In addition to financial support, our employees offer leadership in economic development, education, and other quality of life initiatives. We strongly believe that these efforts help to create strong communities. We’re honored to be able to serve and are grateful to our employees for making a difference.

The following are community organizations and programs that our dedicated volunteers give their personal time to:


Social & Human Services

  • American Cancer Society – Relay for Life
  • Community Foundation of Steelville
  • Crawford County 4-H
  • Crawford County Fair
  • Crawford County Foundation Board
  • Crossroads 4-H
  • Cuba Lions Club
  • Cuba Senior Center
  • Eastern Star
  • Friday Backpack Program
  • Gerth Cemetery Board
  • Harney Mansion Restoration Board
  • Harvest Festival BBQ
  • Harvest Festival Pageant Committee
  • Kiwanis Club
  • Lick Creek Cemetery
  • Meramec Community Fair
  • Missouri Baptist Health Fair
  • Steelville Arts Council
  • Sullivan Rotary Club
  • Sullivan Senior Center / Meals on Wheels
  • Tri-C

Educational & Sports Services

  • Amazing Grace Church, Dave Ramsey Financial Peace Program
  • Crawford County Fair
  • Crawford County 4-H Shooting Sports
  • Crawford County Swine, Inc.
  • Cuba Athletic Booster Club
  • Cuba FFA
  • Cuba Memorial Library
  • Franklin County FFA
  • JOG – Running the Rails on Route 66
  • Prairie 4-H
  • Scholarship Program
  • Spring Bluff 4-H
  • Steelville Sports Club
  • Steelville Booster Club
  • Sullivan Eagle Boosters
  • Sullivan Girls Softball Association

Economic Development

  • Cuba Chamber of Commerce
  • Cuba Development Group
  • Industrial Development Authority
  • Meramec Regional Development Corporation
  • Meramec Regional Planning Commission
  • Spring Bluff School Board
  • Steelville Chamber of Commerce
  • Steelville R-3 School District Board of Education
  • Sullivan Chamber of Commerce

Community Beautification & Fun

  • Cuba Fest
  • Steelville Arts Council
  • Viva Cuba
  • Viva Cuba “Adopt-a-Street”