DUBUQUE, Iowa – The Premier Bank Board of Directors has approved a $25,000 investment in the Dubuque Food Co-op preferred stock. The Dubuque Food Co-op is slated to open this coming spring.   

Premier Bank aims to partner with initiatives that are highly beneficial to the Dubuque community.  “We understand the importance of fresh food that is free of chemicals for our families to enjoy and we also want to support our local farmers,” said Jeff Mozena, president/CEO of Premier Bank.

The Dubuque Food Co-op will be an anchor in the downtown area and an important addition to the revitalization of Dubuque.  Membership to the Dubuque Food Coop costs $100 per family. For more information about the Dubuque Food Co-op, or to learn about other investment opportunities, please visit www.dubuquefoodcoop.com.   

Mary Moody, Dubuque Food Co-op board vice president, shared “The Dubuque Food Co-op is grateful for the leadership that Premier Bank has shown in offering its financial support to this important initiative. Premier’s investment is a true sign of their commitment to promoting the good health and well-being of this community.”  

Premier is a community bank committed to providing attractive account options with cutting-edge technology while supporting Dubuque’s civic, educational and charitable organizations. Premier Bank has $250 million in assets and three locations in Dubuque.