2006 was a banner year for the Community
Bankers Association of Alabama. In this important general election
year, the association made history by hosting the first ever Political
Forum featuring candidates for election to the offices of Governor,
Lieutentant Governor, Attorney General and Treasurer.
The event, held in August, broke all
previous attendance records and was held in conjunction with its
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The associations political action
committee enjoyed a 92% success rate in its contributions to candidates
elected in the November general elections and raised more money than at
any time in the association’s history. The Leadership
Community Bankers Division made its highest contribution ever to the PAC
in the amount of $15,000, spotlighting the support the young bankers in
Alabama provide to the associations
In addition, the association launched a
new interactive, member-driven website at www.MyCBAA.com providing members the latest and best technology available for
the various avenues of participation in their association.
The association’s education
division enjoyed significant growth during the year and its subsidiary,
CBAA Services, Inc., which now offers ten valuable endorsements, posted
record savings for its member banks during the 2006 year.
For more information on becoming
involved with CBAA, contact any member of our team at 334-244-9456 or