Elementary School Teacher One of 116 Winners Throughout Arvest Footprint


Greenwood, AR. (Nov.14, 2018) – Arvest Bank is pleased to announce Ms. Ashley Tidwell, Eastpointe Elementary School teacher, as the winner of a $500 award given to teachers throughout its four-state footprint. A total of 116 awards, totaling $58,000, are being given this year.


The Arvest initiative to honor educators was launched on Oct. 15. Nominations were accepted via the Arvest Bank Facebook page.


“Arvest is thrilled to help support not just Ms. Tidwell, but all of our award recipients,” Arvest marketing manager Beth Presley said. “We know how hard teachers work to educate the children in our communities, and we hope these prizes can make their jobs a little easier.”


About Arvest


Arvest Bank, named by Forbes magazine as one of “America’s Best Large Employers” for 2018, operates more than 270 bank branches in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Kansas through a group of 14 locally managed banks, each with its own board and management team. These banks serve customers in more than 135 communities, with extended weekday banking hours at many locations. Arvest also provides a wide range of banking services including loans, deposits, treasury management, credit cards, mortgage loans and mortgage servicing. Arvest is an Equal Housing Lender and Member FDIC.


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