First National Bank awards community-development grants

  FORT COLLINS — First National Bank has awarded $140,000 in community-development grants to 11 organizations in Colorado that serve the Boulder Valley and Northern Colorado. The grants are part of the bank’s $834,000 grant program to aid 47 organizations in Colorado, Nebraska, Illinois, Kansas and South Dakota. Grants for affordable housing and neighborhood-revitalization programs in Colorado will enable the bank’s community partners to build, rehabilitate or finance 342 homes and provide 106 individuals with…