Murphy-Wall State Bank Donates to Dowell Fire Department

Donation to Dowell Fire Department


Murphy-Wall State Bank and Trust Company employees recently donated $300.00 to the Dowell Volunteer Fire Department, raised through the bank’s 2020 Jean Day Program. Murphy-Wall State Bank Elkville Branch Manager Julie Briley is pictured presenting a check to Dowell Fire Chief Austin Hardwig, accepting on behalf of the fire department. With safety as their priority, the Dowell Volunteer Fire Department is a career department located in the Midwest NFPA region, headquartered in Dowell, IL.

Murphy-Wall employees wishing to wear jeans on Fridays during the year may do so when they elect to authorize a payroll deduction of a certain amount each pay period. At the end of the year, a portion of the funds go back to designated charitable organizations.

Murphy-Wall State Bank and Trust Company is an independent bank that traces roots back to 1874. It serves  Pinckneyville, Murphysboro, Elkville, Carterville and Marion, along with Perry, Jackson and Williamson Counties and southern Illinois with a variety of banking services. Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender. Learn more at and Like on Facebook.