Location: Elkins, W.Va.
Assets: $233 million
Employees: 72
President and CEO: Thomas Derbyshire

Popular among employees: Citizens Bank of West Virginia provides monthly "smile" lunch, surprise or other fun activity, ranging from tailgates to ice cream socials.

Community service initiative: The bank is big on performing random acts of kindness to help local residents. It has at various times paid for gas, movie tickets and other purchases for people in the community.

Sustainability initiative: Used ink and toner cartridges are donated to a local school, which sells them for recycling as a way to raise money for its PTO.

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