First Bank of Berne opened its first branch in 1891 in Berne, Indiana. Over the past 125 years, the institution has grown to nine brick-and-mortar locations serving thousands of customers in Northeast Indiana and Northwest Ohio. The organization now has offices in Berne, Bluffton, Decatur, Kokomo, Peru, Portland, and Van Wert, and multiple ATM’s throughout the company’s footprint. First Bank of Berne serves a variety of financial sectors including personal banking and investments, business banking, consumer lending, mortgage, and agribusiness. First Bank of Berne also offers telephone and internet banking. Throughout the company’s growth, First Bank of Berne and its employees have stayed true to their hometown roots and remain close to the communities they serve.