Peoples Security Bank & Trust Supports Local Education Peoples Security Bank & Trust donated more than $1 million in 2017 as part of the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program. The donations are administered through the Community Foundation of the Endless Mountains and are primarily used to award scholarships and grants to numerous schools, colleges and organizations within the bank’s primary market area. During 2017, nearly 750 scholarships were issued to 44 Pre-K and K-12 schools, colleges and career technology schools. Grants were also awarded to 10 organizations in order to support Educational Improvement Projects. Additionally, Peoples Security Bank funds the program costs of the EverFi Financial Literacy Program that is currently offered to 10 local high schools.