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Stay up on all things Portage Community Bank (PCB) is working on to improve banking for you!

Lunch on the Lot

We take pride in welcoming the community to our annual anniversary celebration! This year, PCB will be celebrating our 20th Anniversary in July! We will celebrate at our Kent Office on Friday, July 20th and at our Ravenna Office on Friday, July 27th! Stop out between 11:00 and 2:00 to enjoy a hot dog, hot off the grill, chips and a soda. Kent State University's Flash will be stopping by so bring your cameras! And a fan favorite, WONE Café Rocks will be on site. There will be prizes, give aways and a whole lot of fun for everyone!

CDARS Network Member

We are pleased to offer our customer's access to $50 Million-Dollar FDIC Insurance coverage through CDARS. Please click on the CDARS link to your right to receive more information.

Bauer 5-Star Rating

In June, 2018, Bauer Financial awarded PCB a 5-Star rating. PCB has received this 5-Star rating for 24 consecutive quarters! We are proud to be recognized as one of the strongest banks in the nation! Learn more about Bauer Financial and what this rating means.

Commercial Lenders Who Care

The commercial lenders at PCB are very involved throughout the community. The bank's President, Kevin Lewis, serves on the boards of The Portage Development Board and the Ravenna Joint Economic Development District (JEDD) . Deb Bish (Vice President) in involved with the Streetsboro and Kent Chambers of Commerce. Doug Blay (Vice President) currently serves on the Board of The Portage Foundation and serves on several committees of the Portage County Agriculture Society. He is a member of the Portage County 4H Scholarship Committee, Marketing Committee and Beef Committee. Tom Cargo (Vice President) currently serves on the Boards of United Way of Portage County and The Conrad Botzum Farms. He is a volunteer for First Tee of Akron and is a member of SMEI Summit County. Tom currently serves on the Advisory Board for The Kent State University School of Business Administration.


PCB continues to live up to its promise of "Neighbors Serving Neighbors". As the local economy continues to improve, PCB is committed to helping area businesses grow.

Notice of Change in FDIC Insurance Coverage For Transaction Accounts

By federal law, as of 1/1/2013, funds in a non-interest-bearing transaction account (including IOLTA/IOLA) will no longer receive unlimited deposit insurance coverage, but will be FDIC-insured to the legal maximum of $250,000 for each ownership category. For more information, visit: https://www.fdic.gov/deposit/covered/categories.html.