First Port City Bank gives back to Memorial Hospital and Manor

Published 9:52 am Thursday, August 11, 2022

First Port City Bank recently presented a $75,000 check to the Memorial Hospital and Manor as a part of the Georgia Heart Hospital Program.

The donation will help enhance access to medical services in Decatur County. “Since 2019 First Port City Bank has contributed a total of $336, 307 to Memorial Hospital and Manor through the GA Heart tax credit program.  “These funds have made a great impact on our organization and we are truly thankful for this partnership that will continue to strengthen our community,” explained hospital CEO Jim Lambert. He further stated, “The recent pandemic has put additional strain on the healthcare community, but through Georgia Heart, companies like First Port City Bank can play an important role in supporting our rural hospitals.

“We believe that our community deserves access to quality healthcare and we are glad to participate annually in the Georgia Heart tax credit program.” said First Port City Bank President Scott Ewing.

The Georgia Heart Program tax credit contributions are a sustaining act for many of Georgia’s rural communities. For more information about the Georgia Heart Hospital Program, visit www.georgiaheart.org