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Better Together-  Redding State of the City

There was a great turnout on Friday, Oct 8th in downtown Redding at the first outdoor State of the City presentation....

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New Website Launching Soon

We are launching a completely redesigned website on October 13th 2021!  With this new site comes new features to make...

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Creative Composition Commercial (Video)

As part of our mission to provide absolutely outstanding customer service to our customers, we pay great attention to...

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Economic Snapshot 2nd Quarter 2021

We have released the 2nd Quarter 2021 Economic Snapshot

View the overall results on how our local economy is doing...

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Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation Update

Camp Fire Recovery Efforts

Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation has been committed to the recovery efforts in the...

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Run for Food and Golden Valley Bank (Video)

Watch our President and CEO, Mark Francis team up with the Jesus Center for the big 2021 Run for Food logo reveal! We...

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Celebrating Our 15th Anniversary!

This year, we are celebrating our 15th anniversary in business! To many of us, 2006 doesn’t seem like all that long...

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2021 Annual Shareholder Meeting

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Be sure to save the date for Golden Valley Bancshares Virtual Annual Shareholder...

2020 Annual Review

In spite of the pandemic, 2020 was a good year for the Bank. Thank you to our customers, employees, community and...
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GVBCF Donates $75,000 to Help Get Our Community Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Golden Valley Bank announced that the Bank’s Community Foundation donated $75,000 to the Enloe Foundation to help kick...

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Chico Meals on Wheels 2020 Annual Recipient

Throughout 2020, funds were raised by our Employees after choosing Chico Meals on Wheels as their annual nonprofit...

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A Look Back at 2020 Community Foundation Efforts

2020 was certainly a year of giving and supporting our communities for Golden Valley Bank and our Community Foundation....

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Updates to Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

We hope that you and your family are safe and doing well during these challenging times.

As you may be aware Congress...

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Congratulations Jeff on Employee of the Year!

It comes at no surprise that during the year of virtual meetings and technology challenges that our Technology Officer,...

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A Bank Built for Community

When you bank with us, we put your money back into our communities. We understand how important it is to be known and...

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Chico Make A Difference Day 2020

The Golden Valley Bank crew went out to participate in Chico Make A Difference Day which was changed to Chico Make...

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Bear Fire Relief Donation

Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation & FHLBank San Francisco Donate $40,000 to the Rebuild Paradise Foundation &...

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Can You Spot a Phishing Scam?

Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent emails, texts and calls from scammers pretending to be their...

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month - the perfect time to get better about protecting yourself online....

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Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation Donates to Enloe Foundation

Golden Valley Bank announced today that the Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation donated $25,000 to Enloe...

2nd Quarter 2020 Economic Snapshot & Business Confidence Survey

We have released the 2nd Quarter 2020 Economic Snapshots for Chico, Redding and Oroville areas.

View the overall...

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Golden Valley Bank Commits $25,000 to Bear Fire Relief

Golden Valley Bank (OTCCB: GVYB) today announced a $25,000 contribution to support Bear Fire relief also referred to as...

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eAlerts Update

The Alerts You Want, When and Where You Want Them

We’re excited to announce that we upgraded eAlerts on September 17th,...

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Run for Food Presenting Sponsor

We are thrilled to join The Jesus Center as Presenting Sponsor for the Run for Food for the next three years!

The Run...

Top 200 Publicly Traded Community Banks

Golden Valley Bank has made American Banker Magazine’s 2020 ranking of the top 200 publicly-traded community banks in...

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PPP Forgiveness Legislative Updates

Although the Bank will begin accepting Forgiveness Applications on Monday, August 3rd, we have stressed that there are...

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Umbrella Alley | Redding City Identity Project

Thank you Jake and Redding Chamber of Commerce for letting us partner in creating this beautiful work of art in...
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Supporting Local: Chico Nissan Hyundai

During these challenging times, our local businesses need the community's support. We are highlighting some of our...

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Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation Donates to COVID-19 Relief

CHICO, Calif. – Golden Valley Bank announced today that they are contributing $250,000 to the Golden Valley Bank...

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PPP Forgiveness Update Webinar

The webinar covered recent changes to the PPP program and the new “EZ” forgiveness application.

Recorded: July 1st,...

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GVBCF Donates to Chico Meals on Wheels

After the Camp Fire, Chico Meals on Wheels had to evaluate the best way to get food to many.

They needed help with...

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Employee Spotlight: Joelle Campbell

Tell us a fun fact about yourself?

I drink iced tea, milk, or juice out of wine glasses or brandy snifters.  My inner...

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PPP Forgiveness Explained Webinar

On June 11th, 2020 Golden Valley Bank, in partnership with Moss Adams, LLP, conducted an informative webinar on the...

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Business Confidence Survey | May 2020

We have released the May 2020 Business Confidence Survey for Chico, Redding and Oroville areas.

The Business...

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Business Confidence Survey | May 2020

We have released the May 2020 Business Confidence Survey for Chico, Redding and Oroville areas. 

The Business...

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Employee Spotlight: Ray Block

Tell us a fun fact about yourself?

My family settled just west of Gridley, CA in the 1850s buying land and forming a...

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Questions About Your PPP Loan Answered

Thank you for partnering with Golden Valley Bank on your Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan.

You need to stay...

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Coronavirus Scams and How to Protect Yourself

Be aware of recent coronavirus scams trying to take advantage of the economic support bills. The Department of Business...

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Message Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We are open to support you in your banking needs! Please note that our Chico Office hours have changed. Both Chico and...

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2020 Shareholder Letter

Update as of March 17th, 2020

Fellow Shareholders,

In an effort to do our part to curb the spread of the coronavirus...

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A Bank Built for Business | Video

Making Dreams Come True

We provide the support and guidance to get things done. You can feel confident that your...

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Employee Spotlight: Jay Reagan

Tell us a fun fact about yourself?

I dislike mice with a passion and my son once took a video of my reaction when a...

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Redding Customer Testimonials

Kevin and Marla Butler, Julie Gussenhoven, and Scott and Lisa Halsey are valued customers of Golden Valley Bank from...

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Employee Spotlight: Laurie Kee

Tell us a fun fact about yourself?

I started my banking career as an ROP student in Apple Valley, California 34  years...

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Customer Wins Christmas Decorating Contest

Christmas cheer is in the air in Redding, CA! Our customers, Ryan and Kellie Belcastro, earned first place in the...

Golden Valley Bank | DocuSign | Electronic Document Signing

Sign Documents Anywhere, Anytime

Taking care of your business needs has never been easier with DocuSign. Easily sign...

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2019 Employee of the Year | Julie Simon

Saturday night we announced the 2019 Employee of the Year – Julie Simon. Julie's comes to work everyday with a laugh...

2019 Holiday Social | Thank You

Thank you to the many people from the community who came out last night to celebrate the holidays with us. We...

Golden Valley Bank Employee Spotlight

Our Front of the House is continuing to develop and move into other departments! Dayle Quiroga has become a...

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Annual Holiday Social 2019 | Invite

Ring in the holiday season with us at our Annual Holiday Social. There will be plenty of cheer in the air with wine...

Redding Location One Year Anniversary | Invite

Join us Thursday, October 24th at 5:30 PM in celebration of our One Year Anniversary at our new location at 250 Hemsted...

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Matt Gallaway Joins Board of Directors

Press Release

New Director Appointed to the Board of Golden Valley Bank

CHICO, Calif. - Golden Valley Bank (OTC...

2nd Quarter 2019 Chico Economic Snapshot Released

We have released the 2nd Quarter 2019 Economic Snapshots for Chico, Redding and Oroville areas.

View the overall...

Golden Valley Bank Featured in Independent Banker Magazine

Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) just released their September issue of Independent Banker Magazine. ...

Employee Picnic 2019 | Company Event

We had a blast spending quality time with all of the Golden Valley Bank employees and their families this weekend. ...

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Digital Security Tokens | Update Available

Updated Security Enhancement Now Available

Golden Valley Bank is proud to deliver the highest level of security for our...

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Golden Valley Bank Wins ICBA Community Bank Service Award

A letter from our President and CEO, Mark Francis:

To our Communities,

The Independent Community Bankers of America

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WES Camp Fundraiser

On August 3rd, 2019, Whiskeytown Environmental Camp organized a fundraiser to revive the camp which was...

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4th of July Fireworks | Event

Our very first 4th of July celebration at our office in Redding for our customers, employees and families was...

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James Doss Joins Board of Directors

James Doss Appointed to the Board of Golden Valley Bank

CHICO, Calif. - Golden Valley Bank (OTCBB: GVYB), headquartered...

Employee Spotlight

Have you been seeing new faces when you walk into the Bank? We have been making internal changes to better serve you. ...

Get the Home Loan You Deserve

If you're thinking about refinancing at today's low rates - or you're in the market for a new home - we're ready to...

ACH Manager | Upgrade

ACH Manager Upgrade Coming June 18th

We have redesigned the ACH user experience within Business Online Banking.  Our...

New ATM Coming Soon

We are installing a new ATM soon! It will provide an improved look and better banking experience for our customers. You...

Fireworks Show | Invite

Grab your seat to watch the Freedom Festival Fireworks show from our location with a great view! We will have food...

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MoneyPass

Now Partnering with MoneyPass® a Surcharge-Free ATM Network

It's Easy and Accessible

  • Find ATMs near you at ...
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2019 Annual Shareholder Meeting | Event

Save the Date!

Be sure to save the date for Golden Valley Bank's Annual Shareholder Meeting Thursday, April 11th at...

4th Quarter 2018 Chico Economic Snapshot Released

We have released the 4th Quarter 2018 Economic Snapshot. In Q4 18, overall performance was up 2.1% with strong...

Featured in Upgraded Living Magazine

President and CEO Mark Francis and his wife Jolene Francis were featured in this month's issue of Upgraded Living...

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Connecting Our Community in Redding | Video

We are committed to helping local businesses thrive, connect and build. Our employees are empowered to make decisions...

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Camp Fire Relief Efforts

The Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation and our 40 local business fundraising partners implemented relief efforts...
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$10,795.12 Donated to Little Red Hen

Each year, Golden Valley Bank employees and Directors choose a worthy cause or organization for which to raise funds....

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Business Online Banking | Upgrade

A New Business Online Banking Experience is coming on January 9th!

With Golden Valley Bank's Business Online Banking...

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Congratulations Angie on Employee of the Year!

Saturday night we announced the 2018 Employee of the Year – Angie Kechloian. Angie is always helping others and is...

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Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation

We are no longer setting up these funds due to an overwhelming amount of requests in the last 2 weeks.

The Golden...

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Redding Location Officially Open

We celebrated with the Redding community at our Grand Opening of our new location at 250 Hemsted Drive! The...

Annual Holiday Social 2018 | Event

Our Annual Holiday Social has been changed to a Holiday Fundraiser for the Camp Fire Relief Efforts. Please join us for...

Chico Make A Difference Day 2018 | Event

One day really can make a difference!

The Golden Valley Bank crew went out for the 4th year to participate in Chico...

Thank You Katie

As Legacy Partners to the Chico Chamber of Commerce, we want to say a big thank you to Katie Simmons who is stepping...

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New Location Now Open in Redding

 

This week we officially opened our doors at our new location at 250 Hemsted Drive in Redding, CA! The...

2nd Quarter 2018 Chico Economic Snapshot Released

We have released the 2nd Quarter 2018 Economic Snapshot. Three of the other four components showed strong increases in...

Redding Grand Opening Ceremony | Invite

Join us Thursday, October 25th at 5 p.m. to celebrate the Grand Opening of our Redding Business Banking Center at 250...

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Little Red Hen Changes Lives

Each year, Golden Valley Bank employees and Directors choose a worthy cause or organization for which to raise funds....

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Help Us Reduce Waste

60,000.

That’s how many single use plastic water bottles we estimate we have given to folks in our lobby since 2006. ...

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Mobile Deposit Endorsement Changes

On July 1, 2018, the requirement for mobile deposit endorsements changed.

Your signature and “For Mobile Deposit Only...

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Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation | Updates

In response to the Carr Fire and the growing need for support, the Golden Valley Bank Community Foundation is ...

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1st Quarter 2018 Chico Economic Snapshot Released

We have released the 1st Quarter 2018 Economic Snapshot. The Chico economy increased 3% in Q1 18, up for the second...

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Chico Heat Meet & Greet with Boys & Girls Club of the North Valley

As part of our Title Sponsorship we gifted Boys & Girls Clubs of the North Valley a Meet & Greet...

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2018 Finalist in ABA Bank Marketing Video Contest

 

We are excited to announce that for the second year our Connecting Our Community story has been chosen as...

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Connecting Our Community: 5th Story | Video

Learn how we are Connecting Our Community through local business owners who are proud partners to Golden...

NorthStar Engineering Celebrates 35 Years in Business

Congratulations to NorthStar who celebrated their 35th Anniversary on June 8th! We appreciate all they do in our...

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Chico Chamber's Summer Bash 2018

Every year the Chico Chamber hosts their Annual Community Summer BASH and honors a business in our community....

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Behind the Scenes Filming

As we wrap up Connecting Our Community filming this year, we are honored to have worked with so many amazing...

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Chico Nissan Hyundai Breaks Ground for Expansion

Jim Doss (CCO, GVB), Brian Bowen (Owner, Chico Nissan), Mark Francis (CEO, GVB)On Wednesday, May 9th, Chico Nissan...

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Celebrate Community Banking Month

As we recognize April as Community Banking Month we want to thank our customers for their patronage and urge those who...

4th Quarter 2017 Chico Economic Snapshot Released

We have released the 4th Quarter 2017 Economic Snapshot. The local economy is back up in Q4 17 following a short period...

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The Stansbury Home: A Chico Landmark

The Stansbury is considered by the state as one of the most preserved historic landmarks in California. One of the main...

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Moving Chico Forward with the Chico Chamber | Video

The Chico Chamber of Commerce recently released their Community Vision commercial which makes us all proud to be a...

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2017 Annual Report Released

Check out our latest Annual Report filled with celebrations and milestones. As Mark Francis stated in his President's...

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2018 Annual Shareholder Meeting | Event

Save the Date!

Be sure to save the date for Golden Valley Bank's Annual Shareholder Meeting Thursday, April 5th at 5:30...