Chairman’s Message




Message from the Chairman and CEO:

 W. James Barnett, Jr.





I’m proud to say that for over 114 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 is a list of some of the community organizations and programs that our dedicated volunteers give their personal time to:


Social & Human Services

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

Educational & Sports Services

  • Spring Bluff School Board
  • Steelville R-3 School District Board of Education
  • Cuba Athletic Booster Club
  • Scholarship Program
  • Sullivan Eagle Boosters
  • Cuba Memorial Library
  • Sullivan Girls Softball Association
  • Spring Bluff 4-H
  • Prairie 4-H
  • Amazing Grace Church, Dave Ramsey Financial Peace Program
  • JOG – Race to the Rocker
  • Crawford County Fair
  • Steelville Sports Club
  • Steelville Booster Club

Economic Development

  • Cuba Development Group
  • Industrial Development Authority
  • Cuba Chamber of Commerce
  • Sullivan Chamber of Commerce
  • Steelville Chamber of Commerce

Community Beautification & Fun

  • Viva Cuba
  • Annual Beautification Day
  • Cuba Fest