Friend of Community Banking Overview

Friends of Community Banking are individuals who do not qualify as an active, associate, branch associate, or distinguished member as determined by the CBAI Board of Directors. Examples of eligible individuals are: retired bankers, retired regulators, retired bank directors, and persons seeking employment in banking. Friends of Community Banking will receive Banknotes magazine, and may attend CBAI educational seminars, meetings, and Conventions at member rates. Dues are $100 per year, assessed annually. The CBAI board of directors has final approval on all membership applications.

How to Apply

For more information or to apply for membership as an active financial institution member, please contact the CBAI Department of Communications at 217/529-2265 or 800/736-2224 , or via email at