Western Security Bank is now accepting applications for our Hands of Hope campaign.  All requests must be submitted on the 2016 Charitable Giving Policy and Application Form.  The Giving Policy and Application can also be picked up by visiting any Western Security Bank branch in Billings, Laurel and Lockwood.  For additional information or to receive the Giving Policy and Application electronically, please contact Melisa Taylor at 406.371.8203 or at

 In order to be considered, requests must be received no later than October 30, 2015. 

Click Here to Apply! 


FAMILY TREE CENTER is our Hands of Hope Recipient for the Third Quarter of 2015!

The Family Tree Center is committed to the prevention of all types of child abuse and neglect. They serve Yellowstone County and the surrounding area. Their vision is:

"To support, strengthen and educate children and families in ways that enhance their growth and well-being: to stop the hurt before it happens".

Our $10,000 donation will be used to add an additional respite Childcare Room which would double the number of children they could serve in their Respite Program. The Respite Childcare Program serves over 100 children annually providing over 8,500 hours of FREE Respite Childcare to families in the community.  It will also allow them to offer provide a room to children into age specific groups with age appropriate toys, books and materials in each room.

The Hands of Hope Campaign is a Giving Project honoring local charities to serve those living and working in Yellowstone County. As a Hands of Hope recipient, The Family Tree Center has received the following:

$10,000 grant
A full page ad in the Billings Business Journal
Two 30 minute television commercials on KTVQ
Lobby signage
Social Media exposure on KTVQ, the WSB Facebook Page and the WSB Home Page
A volunteer service project performed by the team members of WSB

We are thrilled to honor The Family Tree Center so that they may continue to fulfill their mission to the community!

 If you would like more information about Western Security Bank's Hands of Hope campaign, please contact Melisa Taylor at or 406.371.8203.